Barry Manilow Joins Roster for Upcoming Concert for America

Cabaret & Concert News   Barry Manilow Joins Roster for Upcoming Concert for America The monthly fundraising event will be held at The Town Hall in New York.
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Grammy and Emmy winner Barry Manilow has joined the lineup of performers for the next concert in the fundraising series Concert for America: Stand Up, Sing Out!, which will be presented April 18 at 8 PM at The Town Hall, 123 W. 43rd St.

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The Tony Award honoree joins Ugly Betty co-stars Vanessa Williams and Michael Urie, Oskar Eustis, Lisa Lampanelli, LaChanze, and Andy Cohen for the evening of song, comedy, and commentary. Tony nominee Lisa Mordente directs.

The innovation of Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, the concert event is part of the monthly series benefiting five national organizations working to protect human rights: Southern Poverty Law Center, National Immigration Law Center, The Sierra Club Foundation, NAACP, and National Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

For those unable to attend the concert in person, it will be broadcast via Facebook Live and at ConcertsforAmerica.com, beginning at 8 PM ET.

Concert for America: Stand Up, Sing Out! is created and organized by Rudetsky and Wesley in association with Your Kids, Our Kids, as well as the support of The Actors Fund. It is co-produced by Joey Monda and Frankie Dailey.

Tickets start at $30 and are available at Ticketmaster.com and at The Town Hall box office.

Check out photos from the recent Concert in America that was presented in Chicago:

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