22nd Annual Gypsy Of The Year Raises $3,776,720!

Well, Hello Dolly … and a most gracious and high-stepping bow to the extraordinary and generous enthusiasm of 63 Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring companies whose amazing fundraising efforts will allow BC/EFA to provide essential services support for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses across the United States. An afternoon of standing ovations at […]

Christmas Eve Dumps Deadbeat Husband For Broadway Hunks & Broadway Cares

Breaking News: Christmas Eve – Broadway’s favorite opinionated, heavily accented therapist – dumps Avenue Q husband, out of work stand-up comedian Brian, for a night of one magical, musical rendezvous after another with all her favorite Broadway leading men! The second annual edition of CHRISTMAS EVE WITH CHRISTMAS EVE was an even greater success than […]

24th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction Raises $476,917

Expectations were high for a happy homecoming to Shubert Alley after last year’s temporary move to Roseland Ballroom and, thankfully, the sun shined brightly for most of the day as the BROADWAY FLEA MARKET and GRAND AUCTION returned to its longtime home at Shubert Alley and 44th Street.  The 24th edition of what Time Out […]

Broadway Barks 12 Lights Up NY Skies

  Mayor Bloomberg proclaimed Saturday, July 10 “BROADWAY BARKS Day,” and The Empire State Building was illuminated in BARK’s official colors – purple, pink and yellow – to raise awareness for the 12th Annual BROADWAY BARKS adopt-a-thon.With founders Mary Tyler Moore and Bernadette Peters returning to host, even the heavens showed respect as predicted thunderstorms […]

Historic “Strip-opoly” Breaks the Bank

The iconic monocled millionaire “Rich Uncle Pennybags” would be in awe and feeling a bit avaricious —BROADWAY BARES XX: “Strip-opoly” was a landmark success, breaking all previous fundraising records, filling legendary Roseland Ballroom with nearly 6,000 ticket buyers and raising an astounding $1,015,985! BROADWAY BARES XX: “Strip-opoly” featured 216 of the sexiest dancers in town, […]

Broadway Bares: Classic

Sunday night’s BROADWAY BARES: CLASSIC brought back the best of the barest to where it all began – Chelsea’s hottest nightspot, Splash – for two performances featuring unforgettable burlesque acts from two decades of BROADWAY BARES. Dressed as a sequined ringmaster, Host Tituss Burgess (The Little Mermaid) led the enthusiastic crowd through “The Barest Show […]

Broadway Bares: Solo Strips “Naughty & Nice”

  On Sunday, May 16th, things were heating up in Chelsea as the boys from BROADWAY BARES presented the latest edition of this year’s SOLO STRIPS series.  Following the success of January’s “Solo Strips” and April’s “Around the World” evenings, the May edition, aptly named “Naughty and Nice,” scored a burlesque hat trick for the […]

The 24th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition

Thanks to the tireless efforts of 59 Broadway, Off-Broadway and National Tour companies, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ 24th Annual EASTER BONNET Competition raised an impressive $3,265,700. Since 1987, 24 editions of this highly-anticipated annual event have brought in more than $42 million.  From centenarians to teen idols and precocious kids, the 2010 edition of EASTER […]

Broadway Bares: Solo Strips Returns

An ecstatic crowd cheers and tips as BROADWAY BARES returned to Chelsea’s hottest hot spot and the original location of the very first BROADWAY BARES in 1992, Splash, for SOLO STRIPS: AROUND THE WORLD on Sunday, April 11. Directed by Rachelle Rak, assistant directed by John Berno and costumes by Brad Musgrove, AROUND THE WORLD […]