Butler, Porter, Martin, Rubin-Vega & Wilson Sing in April 7 Benefit

News   Butler, Porter, Martin, Rubin-Vega & Wilson Sing in April 7 Benefit A host of Broadway favorites will take part in an April 7 concert to benefit the New York City chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

The annual “Cabaret Night” at the Hudson Theatre at the Millennium Hotel will feature the talents of former Renters Jesse L. Martin and Daphne Rubin-Vega as well as Hairspray’s Kerry Butler, Little Shop of Horror’s Billy Porter and recent Oklahoma! star Patrick Wilson. The buffet dinner and auction will begin at 6 PM with the cabaret show at 8 PM. Tickets for the dinner and show are priced at $175 with special priority seating available for $200. The Hudson Theatre at the Millennium Hotel is located at 145 West 44th Street. Call (212) 463-7787, ext. 3016 for information or visit www.msnyc.org.

Multiple sclerosis usually strikes people between the ages of 20 and 50, attacking the central nervous system. Although neither its cause nor cure is known, progress has been made in the last few years towards controlling the disease's progression and severity.