Creel, Goldyn, Kendall, Adamowsky and More Join Broadway Backwards Concert

News   Creel, Goldyn, Kendall, Adamowsky and More Join Broadway Backwards Concert The final list of performers scheduled to take part in Broadway Backwards III — Feb. 4 at the American Airlines Theatre — has been announced.

Newcomers to the evening — featuring male singers performing songs traditionally sung by women and women singing tunes written for men — include Sy Adamowsky, Danny Beiruti, Gavin Creel, Jessica Lee Goldyn, Kathryn Kendall, Charis Leos and Kevin Reed as well as a 30-member ensemble and a surprise guest.

These performers join the previously announced Brooks Ashmanskas, Gary Beach, Michelle Blakely, Sierra Boggess, Tituss Burgess, David Burtka, Charles Busch, Kerry Butler, Liz Callaway, Len Cariou, Jenn Colella, Lilli Cooper, Sandy Duncan, Malcolm Gets, Julie Halston, Ann Harada, Neil Patrick Harris, Cheyenne Jackson, Lainie Kazan, Aaron Lazar, Jose Llana, Karen Mason, Lea Michele, Eryn Murman, Anthony Rapp, Phoebe Strole, TASTiSKANK, Jenna Ushkowitz, Tony Yazbeck and Remy Zaken. Recent Ritz star Seth Rudetsky will host the evening, which is a benefit for New York's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender (LGBT) Community Center.

Broadway Backwards creator Robert Bartley will direct the 8 PM benefit concert with musical direction by Mark Janas. A party will be held at the theatre following the performance.

The American Airlines Theatre is located in Manhattan at 227 West 42nd Street. Only $250 orchestra seats remain, although they can now be purchased for $187.50 by using the discount code 25YRS25TNECREP; call (866) 811-4111.

For $1,500 and $5,000 tickets — includes preferred seating, after party and membership in the Center's Leadership and President's Circle — e-mail Jeffrey Klein at jklein@gaycenter.org. For more information visit www.gaycenter.org.