Hosted by Tony Award-winning playwright Tony Kushner, the July 24 concert will now also feature performances by Brenda Braxton, Kevin Chamberlin, Sara Kramer and Amanda Green. The foursome join the previously announced Audra McDonald, Michael Cerveris, William Finn, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Cheyenne Jackson, Richard Easton, Jenn Gambatese, Leah Hocking, Barrett Foa, Thos Shipley, Todd Buonopane, Erich Bergen and Liana Stampur. Daniel Goldstein will direct the evening with musical direction by Seth Rudetsky. The 7:30 PM concert will benefit the youth programs of the New York Civil Liberties Union.
Tickets are priced $10 (students, members, low-income, senior and union members), $50 (general admission), $100 (priority tickets) and $250 (sponsor packages). Tickets may be purchased by calling Jaclyn Stoll at (212) 607-3343 or Symphony Space at (212) 864-5400.
Symphony Space is located in Manhattan at 2537 Broadway at 95th Street. Visit www.symphonyspace.org for more information.