Faith Prince and Dorothy Hamill, along with actor Alan Thicke (Chicago) and seven Olympic gold medalists will all appear in a special one-night event, "Skaters' Tribute To Broadway," Oct. 6 at Philadelphia's CoreStates Center.
Prince and Thicke will perform Broadway tunes, and the skaters will offer their own numbers, many created specifically for this event. Robin Cousins is directing and choreographing the Tribute, which will be taped for broadcast on ESPN cable network Oct. 12 (8-10 PM EST).
Said Cousins in a statement, "We are excited to...unite Broadway and skating into a truly spectacular evening for everyone to enjoy."
Among the ice-meisters are Ilia Kulik, Lu Chen, Caryn Kadavy, Oksana Kazakova and Artur Dmitriev. For tickets ($35-$45; half price for kids under 13) and information call (215) 336-2000.
-- By David Lefkowitz