"Carols for a Cure" CD to Feature Bernadette Peters, Kelsey Grammer, Marin Mazzie

News   "Carols for a Cure" CD to Feature Bernadette Peters, Kelsey Grammer, Marin Mazzie
 
A host of Broadway favorites — including two-time Tony winner Bernadette Peters — will be heard on "Broadway's Carols for a Cure, Volume 12," which will benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

Bernadette Peters
Bernadette Peters Photo by Genevieve Rafter Kedd

Featured voices on the new recording include Peters and the cast and orchestra from A Little Night Music; Kelsey Grammer, Douglas Hodge, Christine Andreas and the cast of the Tony Award-winning La Cage aux Folles; Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley from Next to Normal; as well as the casts from Memphis, Wicked, Elf and In the Heights.

Jackie Hoffman and the cast of The Addams Family also sing "It’s Chanukah," a Hoffman/Lon Hoyt song written during their time together in Hairspray.

The complete track listing for the upcoming holiday recording follows:

The Addams Family, "It’s Chanukah"
American Idiot, "Do You Hear What I Hear"
Billy Elliot, "Another Geordie Christmas"
Broadway Strings, "Christmas Lullaby"
Elf, "The First Noel"
My Fair Lady (The Engeman Theater) "Joy to the World"
In the Heights, "¡Vengan!"
Jersey Boys, "Tu Scendi d'alle Stelle"
La Cage Aux Folles, "We Need a Little Christmas/The Best of Times"
The Lion King, "Hark the Herald Angels Sing"
A Little Night Music, "Jul, Jul Stralande Jul"
Mamma Mia!, "O Holy Night"
Mary Poppins, "Pat-a-Pan"
Memphis, "The Carol of the Bells"
Million Dollar Quartet, "Run Rudolph Run!"
Next to Normal, "What Child is This?"
The Phantom of the Opera, "Noel Nouvelet"
Rock of Ages, "It Came Upon a Midnight Clear"
Rosie’s Broadway Kids, "Keep On Singin'"
West Side Story, "O Come All Ye Faithful"
Wicked, "Here We Go…"

"Broadway’s Carols for a Cure, Volume 12" can be ordered for $20 through BC/EFA at broadwaycares.org or by calling (212) 840-0770, ext. 250. The CDs will also be sold during a six-week "Gypsy of the Year" fundraising period from mid-October through mid-December at participating Broadway and Off-Broadway shows in New York. *

"Broadway’s Carols for a Cure" is produced by Lynn Pinto for Rock-It Science Records and engineered by Andros Rodriguez. The series has raised over $3 million dollars for BC/EFA since its inception in 1999. For more information visit www.rock-itscience.com.

Lynn Pinto, engineer Andros Rodriguez, Bernadette Peters and music director Rob Bowman
Lynn Pinto, engineer Andros Rodriguez, Bernadette Peters and music director Rob Bowman Photo by Genevieve Rafter Kedd
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