Another reason to Give this holiday season. The wonderful BC/EFA cataloq of gifts and many shows to attend and enjoy.
2011 will be the final ABC Daytime salutes Braodway Caresso order your tickets now to be sure to get a seat at what I am sure will be The Most Wonderful show of the Year. Also look for Jason Tam(Marrko Rivera OLTL) he is appearing in Christmas Eve.
Be generous please this is a very worthy cause withwonderful people who work hard for this much needed charity.
Thanks to everyone who helps and donates. God Bless You All!
GYPSY OF THE YEAR
December 6 & 7
2011 CATALOG OF GIVING
Shop For The Cause This Season
10 MINUTES WITH TOM VIOLA
Broadway Cares Collection
2009 Snow Globe
Sale Price: $ 50.00 CARE-TIX
CALL: 212.840.0770 X229 DONATE ONLINE NOW
HELP US MAKE A DIFFERENCE SOCIAL NETWORKING
BC/EFA Proclaims: “It Gets Better!” & Donates $25,000 to The Trevor Project
The HIV/AIDS Initiative: A Journey of Hope
2010 National Grants: BC/EFA Sends Good News from Coast to Coast
Funders Concerned About AIDS: 10 Minutes with Tom Viola
SIEBER, TARTAGLIA, KUDISCH & MORE JOIN
ANN HARADA’S CHRISTMAS EVE WITH CHRISTMAS EVE
Monday, November 29
The Midtown Theater
163 West 46th Street, NYC
“I hope Ann makes this a December tradition. It was a brava!”– Seth Rudetsky (Playbill.com)
Well Seth… Your wish has come true! Ann Harada is back as Christmas Eve, the beloved, opinionated, heavily-accented therapist from Avenue Q, as she returns following a sold out performance last year to make her holiday fantasies come true with CHRISTMAS EVE WITH CHRISTMAS EVE. Now a holiday tradition, this evening of song and comedy skewers and pays tribute to the great romantic duets and iconic moments of Broadway with the help of special guests John Tartaglia, Stephen Bogardus, Marc Kudsich, Christopher Sieber, Jose Llana, Howard McGillin, Paul Castree, Willy Falk, Jason Tam, Michael Mindlin and Ryan Watkinson.
IT’S SO NICE TO HAVE HER BACK WHERE SHE BELONGS
CAROL CHANNING TO APPEAR IN GYPSY OF THE YEAR
Monday, December 6, 4:30 PM
Tuesday, December 7, 2:00 PM
New Amsterdam Theatre
214 West 42nd Street, NYC
Broadway legend Carol Channing will make a rare appearance in the opening of The 22nd Annual GYPSY OF THE YEAR Competition. This marks Miss Channing’s first appearance on the Broadway stage after an absence of 14 years. Don’t miss this annual song and dance event for the true Broadway insider filled with lavish musical numbers, original skits and now, Dolly! It’s all to celebrate the end of six weeks of hard work fundraising in theaters on and off Broadway and across the country for BC/EFA. Now in its second decade, The GYPSY OF THE YEAR Competition has been cited as “the season’s most dazzling talent show,” thrilled thousands and become a holiday tradition for the entire Broadway community.
WHOOPI, SHERI, ELIZABETH, CAMERON & ANTHONY ON HAND FOR
ABC DAYTIME SALUTE BROADWAY CARES GRAND FINALE
Sunday March 13, 2010
123 West 43rd Street, NYC
Join All My Children star Cameron Mathison, co-hosts of The View Whoopi, Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Sherri Shepherd, with General Hospital’s Anthony Geary and scores of your favorite stars from ABC’s All My Children, One Life to Live and General Hospital when the curtain rises one last time at NYC’s historic Town Hall for ABC DAYTIME SALUTES BROADWAY CARES – THE GRAND FINALE CELEBRATION. In addition to the songs, dances, skits and star turns that have made this one of our most popular events since 2005, this year’s Grand Finale edition promises to surpass anything that has come before. As a loyal fan of ABC Daytime, you will not want to miss what is sure to be an unforgettable evening!
PIANIST OHLSSON KICKS OFF SEVENTH MICHAEL PALM SERIES
WITH ALL CHOPIN EVENING
Monday, December 6
Classical Action, a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, is proud to announce the 2010-11 Michael Palm Series will begin with a recital by celebrated pianist Garrick Ohlsson, the first American to win Poland’s Chopin International Piano Competition, performing an evening of works by the composer. This intimate house concert, which will take place in a beautiful Tribeca penthouse with a stunning view of the Hudson River, will begin with wine and hors d’oeuvres at 6:30PM, concert at 7:30PM and reception following the performance.
SPACE IS LIMITED.
Contact Classical Action at (212) 997-7717.
DRA NIGHT WITH ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER
Sunday, December 12
New York City Center
130 West 56th Street, NYC
On Sunday, December 12th, internationally renowned dance company and long-time Dancers Responding to AIDS (DRA) supporter, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, will donate a percentage of the ticket sales from one remarkable evening to benefit DRA, a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. The evening includes the sultry Festa Baroca, George Faison’s sizzling battle of the sexes Suite Otis and Ailey’s iconic gospel signature dance Revelations.
SEASONS AT THE FOUR SEASONS IN PHILLY
WITH THE JERSEY BOYS NAT’L TOUR
Monday, November 29
Four Seasons Hotel
One Logan Square
Lisa Gaudio and the cast of the Jersey Boys national tour currently playing sold-out houses at Philadelphia’s historic Forrest Theatre proudly present SEASONS AT THE FOUR SEASONS – THE CAST OF JERSEY BOYS SINGS “AMERICAN BANDSTAND HITS”, a one-night-only concert featuring drinks, dancing and dessert!
Beginning at 6:30 PM with a champagne/hors d’oeuvres reception prepared by Executive Chef Rafael Gonzalez. At 7:30 PM, the live band and the cast of Jersey Boys will rock the Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia Ballroom singing hits from American Bandstand. There will also be a silent auction boasting autographed Four Seasons memorabilia and a live auction full of one-of-a-kind Jersey Boys, Broadway, sports and music collectibles hosted by Philly’s legendary Radio DJ Jerry Blavat.
GIFT CARDS ARE THE PERFECT HOLIDAY IDEA!
BROADWAY BACKWARDS, BROADWAY BARES & ABC DAYTIME
This holiday season get, something naughty for someone nice. Tickets to BROADWAY BARES 21, ABC DAYTIME SALUTES BROADWAY CARES – THE GRAND FINALE and BROADWAY BACKWARDS 6 are the perfect surprise for a Christmas stocking or on the eighth night of Chanukah when presents are drawing thin. BC/EFA now has gift acknowledgement cards designed with the event’s logo which can be sent to you or directly to the gift recipient.
For more information, call Skip Lawing at 212.840.0770, ext. 268
For all of your other BROADWAY BARES holiday gifts, shop at BroadwayBares.com – the gift that keeps on stripping.
OWN A REAL CHRISTMAS “CAROL” FOR YOUR TREE THIS YEAR!
In commemoration of her upcoming appearance in the 22nd Annual GYPSY OF THE YEAR Competition, BC/EFA is proud to announce the third ornament in our Broadway Legends series is the glowin’, crowin’ and incomparable Carol Channing as Dolly Levi in Hello Dolly! standing 7” tall and dressed in her iconic red gown with a headdress made of real feathers. She’s just one of the many new items from silk scarves and shower curtains to the latest edition of our popular snow globe featured in the BC/EFA 2010-11 Catalog of Giving!
HOLIDAY SHOP FOR THE CAUSE
FRED EBB SHOW SUPPORT BROADWAY CARES
TICKETS TO THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS HELP BROADWAY CARES
The Scottsboro Boys is the thrilling final collaboration by musical theatre giants John Kander and Fred Ebb (Chicago, Cabaret). Directed by five-time Tony Award winner Susan Stroman (The Producers) and featuring a book by David Thompson, this daring and wildly entertaining musical is based on the notorious “Scottsboro” case in the 1930s. Thanks to the generosity of Fred Ebb and the Fred Ebb Foundation, a portion of ticket sales from all performances of The Scottsboro Boys supports BC/EFA.
TICKETS TO LONG-RUNNING HIT CHICAGO BENEFIT BC/EFA
Since 1996, the acclaimed revival of Kander & Ebb’s Chicago has been delighting Broadway audiences. And, thanks to the Fred Ebb Foundation and the incredible generosity of the late Fred Ebb, a portion of ticket sales from all performances of Chicago support BC/EFA. Now celebrating 14 glorious years of girls, glitz and glamour on the Great White Way, the stars keep coming.
THE NEW YORK TIMES PRESENTS:
THE ART OF FOOD & ENTERTAINING
Thursday, December 9
242 West 41st Street, NYC
Just in time for the holidays, chef-author-restaurateur Lidia Bastianich (Lidia’s Italy) and Tom Colicchio (Top Chef) join Barneys creative director Simon Doonan (Beautiful People) and South Beach and New York City Wine & Food Festivals creator-author Lee Brian Schrager (The South Beach Wine & Food Festival Cookbook) to talk about New York’s fine dining, the art of cooking and festive entertaining. Followed by book signing.
Tickets: $30. Enter promo code NYTBC for $5 discount.
FINAL SEASON OF SHOWTIME’S THE TUDORS NOW ON DVD
Now on DVD, the 4th and last season of the royally wonderful series starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers as King Henry VIII in the Showtime Original Series The Tudors brings us through the final years of one of the greatest figures of English history, King Henry VIII.
Although he has been in power for many years and should by now be comfortable with his status and position, Henry’s life and times remain as turbulent, controversial and dramatic as they were when he was the young King
The Tudors presents the rarely dramatized, tumultuous early years of King Henry VIII’s nearly 40 year, omnipotent reign (1509-1547). In addition to his famous female consorts and 20+ year marriage to Catherine of Aragon to the infamous dalliance with Anne Boleyn, the series delves in to Henry’s most notable political relationship and the deconstruction of the Roman Catholic Church in England.
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2010 OUTMUSIC Awards
December 1/World AIDS Day
Town Hall, NYC
The biggest night in LGBT entertainment is the OUTMusic Awards (OMA) celebration of 20 years of music history. Comedians Julie Goldman, Jonny McGovern, and Tammy Peay host the OMA honoring LGBT recording artists and performers in the heart of Times Square at Town Hall in New York City. In addition, the OUTMUSIC Foundation launches a “Sponsor A Young Person Initiative” with an open invitation to raise awareness and support of HIV/AIDS and homelessness in America.
With special appearance by the legendary Dr. Carol Channing, the OMA will give tribute to exceptional individuals for excellence in the art of recording, performance, and being champions for equality. This year’s honorees include Melissa Etheridge, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Wayne Besen, Chely Wright, Cyndi Lauper, Randy Jones, Paula ‘Stix’ Hampton and, posthumously, international disco icon Sylvester. Live performances include Gavin Creel, Chely Wright, Monifah, and Hunter Valentine with Carole Pope. For details, visit OutMusicAwards.com.
Tickets: $65, $50, $35