Bobby Cannavale Hosts Like Clockwork Benefit May 7; Lin-Manuel Miranda and Telly Leung Among Performers

News   Bobby Cannavale Hosts Like Clockwork Benefit May 7; Lin-Manuel Miranda and Telly Leung Among Performers Tony Award nominee Bobby Cannavale (The Motherf**ker With the Hat) hosts Like Clockwork, the 52nd Street Project's Party Time Benefit, May 7 at the Tribeca Rooftop.

Bobby Cannavale
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The 7 PM event includes cocktails, dinner and a performance. Songs, which incorporate the theme of "time," feature lyrics by Project kids Richard Brea, Kyle Fargardo, Eliza Muñoz, Julissa Peralta and Edwin Rodriguez with music by Joe Iconis, Freestyle Love Supreme, Kim D. Sherman, Jessica Molaskey and John Pizzarelli, and members of Arcade Fire.

Directed by Jonathan Bernstein, Like Clockwork features performances from Tony winner Lin-Manuel Miranda and Freestyle Love Supreme, Pizzarelli and Molaskey, Matt Saldívar, Arthur Lewis, Nice Work If You Can Get It's Chris Sullivan and Godspell stars Uzo Aduba, Telly Leung and Lindsay Mendez.

The band features musical director Kimberly Grigsby on piano, Thad DeBrock on guitar/bass and Trey Files on drums.

Other members of the creative team include scenic designer George Babiak (based on the art of Iris A. Brown), lighting designer Greg MacPherson and sound designer Bart Fasbender.

The Tribeca Rooftop is located at 2 Desbrosses Street. For more information and tickets, call John Sheehy at (212) 333-5252, ext. 16 or visit 52Project.org.

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