Cabaret Cares

Helen’s Hosts Ongoing series of BC/EFA Benefits Beginning Aug. 8 Cabaret producer and BC/EFA volunteer Joseph Macchia has launched an exciting new fundraising initiative – “Cabaret Cares,” a series of Monday night benefit performances in the 65-seat Hideaway Lounge at Helen’s in Chelsea. And, since Broadway is dark on Mondays, many of these intimate evenings […]

Broadway Barks 7

By Andy Smith Celebrating its 7th successful year, Broadway Barks – produced by BC/EFA – has become almost as much of a Shubert Alley tradition as our Annual Flea Market and Grand Auction. This year’s Barks – held July 30 from 3:30 to 6:30 – brought out Barks Founders and Executive Producers Bernadette Peters and […]

Sun Shines Bright on FIDF 14: Choreographic Sponsorships Boost Fund-Raising Total to $307,500

It has been a challenging year for many charities, so it was especially significant that the 14th AnnualFire Island Dance Festival succeeded in raising $307,500 with three sold-out party/performances in Fire Island Pines on the weekend of July 19th and 20th. #1                                                            #2                                                                    #3 FIDF 14 owed much of its success to a 40-percent increase in Choreographic […]

Cross-Country Motorcycle Trip

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Cross-Country Motorcycle Trip The Long Reach Long Riders, led by Bill “Uncle Bill” Sapsis, announce plans for a cross-country motorcycle trip in June, 2005. Bill, whose career in the technical side of the entertainment business has taken him to 5 continents, the White House and Broadway, has formed two groups of […]

Broadway Bares 15: RXXX

$654,000 Raised by Record-Setting Bares Broadway Bares 15 “outstripped” last year’s event, raising $654,000 and setting a new fundraising record, well above the previous benchmark of $525,000, set in 2004. In 15 years, Bares has raised a total of $3,479,000. Titled “Rxxx, Take Two and Call Me in the Morning,” 2005’s medically-themed evening featured 196 […]

A Special La Cage Aux Folles Offer For Friends of BC/EFA

Andy Pellick, Photo by Carol Rosegg “A BIG, BROADWAY EXTRAVAGANZA with a magnificent chorus of long-stemmed beauties.” -Ben Brantley, The New York Times “HIGH-OCTANE, GLAMOUR & BESPANGLED GLITZ.” Clive Barnes, The New York Post Andy Pellick, Photo by Carol Rosegg But did you know….. of the very special, historic relationship between LA CAGE AUX FOLLES […]

Beauty For Life

  On Wednesday, May 12th and Thursday, May 13th join as VOX Vodka presents two evenings of BEAUTY FOR LIFE – a national event in support of America’s leading HIV/AIDS charities taking place in 30 restaurants throughout New York City. The local recipient of this program is Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. VOX Vodka’s BEAUTY FOR […]

Maureen McGovern Benefit Concert

Maureen McGovern Benefit Concert 315 West 44th Street (between 8th and 9th Avenue) Reserved Table Seating: $60* Limited General Admission at the Bar: $25 Very Limited Special VIP Tickets: $500* 2 Prime Seats to the Birdland Concert PLUS a special LITTLE WOMEN Package including 2 house seats to LITTLE WOMEN: The Musical followed by a […]

Nothing Like A Dame Raises $300,000 For PNWHI

Produced By: Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Beneficiary: The Phyllis Newman Women’s Health Initiative of The Actors’ Fund of America Place: The Marquis Theatre 1535 Broadway Over 65 Broadway Dames, a dancing troupe of 14 young “damsels” and the irrepressible Cagelles came together for an audience of over 1,400 at the Marriott Marquis for the 10th […]

The 19th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition Raises Astonishing $2,849,066

The 19th Annual EASTER BONNET COMPETITION was a great success with an record breaking $2,849,066.70 being raised this year by the over 40 participating Broadway, Off-Broadway, and National Tour companies to benefit Broadway Cares/ Equity Fights AIDS. Harvey Fierstein (Fiddler on the Roof), Jessica Lange (The Glass Menagerie), and Jeff Goldblum (The Pillowman) were on […]