Entitled Betty Buckley Live at Longshore, the evening at The Inn at Longshore in Westport, CT begins at 5 PM with dinner followed by the 8 PM concert. Not only a benefit for the charitable organization, the one-night-only event will also kick off the 100th anniversary celebration of Peter Pan. A national organization based in Westchester, The Peter Pan Children's Fund "encourages and acknowledges young philanthropists to support children’s hospitals through programs like the Peter Pan Birthday Club and Peter Pan Giving Day." Thirty-eight hospitals around the country have benefitted from the organization's work.
Betty Buckley offered acclaimed performances in Sunset Boulevard, Carrie, Song & Dance, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, 1776 and Promises, Promises. She won a Tony Award for her performance as Grizabella in the Broadway production of Cats, and she starred on the London stage in Promises, Promises and Sunset Boulevard, earning an Olivier Award nomination for her work in the latter.The actress was also recently seen on the final season of the acclaimed HBO series "Oz," the detective drama "Monk" as well as the Lincoln Center revue, Elegies: A Song Cycle.
Tickets for the Oct. 12 evening are priced at $175 and $250 and may be purchased by calling (888) 601-7800. The Inn at Longshore is located in Connecticut on South Comp Road.