Broadway Divafest, Featuring McArdle, Kritzer, Bayardelle, Anderson and Perry, Plays the Engeman

News   Broadway Divafest, Featuring McArdle, Kritzer, Bayardelle, Anderson and Perry, Plays the Engeman Tony nominee Andrea McArdle and Drama Desk Award nominee Leslie Kritzer celebrate the women of Broadway in Broadway Divafest at the John L. Engeman Theater in Northport, Long Island Aug. 21.

In addition to McArdle (Annie, Jerry's Girls) and Kritzer (Rooms, Legally Blonde, A Catered Affair), expect Carey Anderson (Avenue Q, Mamma Mia!), Jeannette Bayardelle (The Color Purple) and Marissa Perry (Hairspray).

The 8 PM event, which highlights musicals from South Pacific to Funny Girl and Mamma Mia!, promises to celebrate "the roles and musical selections that underscore the leading lady's influence on The Great White Way."

On Aug. 22, the Engeman offers Broadway Show Stoppers, featuring the talents of Tony winner Beth Leavel (The Drowsy Chaperone, Minsky's), Kate Baldwin (Finian's Rainbow, Wonderful Town), Tituss Burgess (The Little Mermaid, Guys and Dolls), Darius De Haas (Rent, Children of Eden) and Jeff McCarthy (Side Show, Pirate Queen, Urinetown).

Eugene Gwozdz serves as musical director for the concerts that feature the blue art deco Steinway & Sons piano Rhapsody. Stephen DeAngelis produces.

For tickets, priced $50, phone (631) 261-2900 or visit EngemanTheater. The Engeman Theater is located at 250 Main Street in Northport, Long Island.