Cabaret Cares Gala to Feature Osnes, Toro, Gillett, Rogers and More

News   Cabaret Cares Gala to Feature Osnes, Toro, Gillett, Rogers and More Jay Rogers, Lina Koutrakos, Eric Michael Gillett and Devin Richards will host the Cabaret Cares gala, which will be presented May 17 at the Laurie Beechman Theatre.

The evening, which will benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and Help Is On the Way Today, will boast the talents of Raissa Katona Bennett, Laura Osnes, Natalie Toro, Robert Fowler, Stacey Todd Holt, Sue Matsuki, Erin Shields, Tanya Holt, Tom Gamblin, David Colbert, Lorinda Lisitza and Susan Winter.

David Shenton will be the concert's musical director.

Cocktails will kick off the evening at 5 PM, followed by a buffet dinner at 6 PM and the show at 7 PM. Live and silent auctions will also be part of the festivities.

Since its start in 2005, Cabaret Cares has raised and distributed over $26,000, and received a 2006 MAC Award nomination.

The Laurie Beechman Theatre is located within the West Bank Cafe at 407 West 42nd Street. Tickets, priced $100, are available by calling (718) 672-6714 or (917) 589-6658 or by e-mailing jjmac249@aol.com.