Produced by John Bowab and Martin Wiviott, the concert will be held in the lobby of the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles, CA. Those scheduled to lend their vocal talent to the evening include Lucie Arnaz, Loretta Devine, Joely Fisher, Joey Gian, Marsha Kramer, Wayne Moore, Valarie Pettiford, Linda Purl and Giselle Wolf.
The evening begins with a pre-show cocktail reception at 7:30 PM, followed by the 8:30 PM concert and a post-show dessert reception with the artists.
Ron Abel is a composer, producer, arranger, orchestrator, conductor and musical director. He has worked with such stars as Carol Burnett, Michelle Pfeiffer, David Hyde Pierce, Lily Tomlin, Jason Alexander, Kim Basinger, Johnny Mathis, Bette Midler, Patti LuPone, Liza Minnelli and Jessye Norman.
The Pantages Theater is located at 6233 Hollywood Blvd. in Los Angeles, CA. Tickets, priced $125, are available by calling (323) 933-9244, ext. 59.
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