Hoffman and Busch Will Call Broadway Bingo May 11

News   Hoffman and Busch Will Call Broadway Bingo May 11 Xanadu's Jackie Hoffman and Tony nominee Charles Busch will call numbers for the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS benefit Broadway Bingo May 11.

Broadway Bingo – a new monthly event – will officially launch at Spotlight Live on Broadway at 8 PM. Joining Busch and Hoffman will be Village Voice columnist Michael Musto, puppeteer Joe Kovacs and his guest Madame, as well as performance artist Karen Finley, "CreationNation" co-creator Billy Eichner and actor Mason Reese.

Performing throughout the May 11 bingo game will be the cast of Naked Boys Singing as well as Joyce Dewitt and Amber Martin. Additional dates have been scheduled for June 8 and July 27.

Among the prizes offered are tickets to Saved, Altar Boys, The 39 Steps, Passing Strange, Avenue Q, Joan Rivers Live at The Cutting Room, Substitution, Naked Boys Singing, Tony & Tina's Wedding, Awesome 80's Prom, Gilbert & Sullivan at City Center, My First Time, Cry-Baby, and Xanadu. Broadway productions have also donated memorabilia — expect items from Wicked, Spamalot, Avenue Q, Hairspray and the now-closed Grey Gardens and Dance of the Vampires.

Admission ($10 in advance, $15 at the door) includes two Bingo cards. Additional cards are available for $2. Cocktails and a full dinner menu are also available.

For tickets phone (212) 352-3101 or visit www.bwaybingo.com. Spotlight Live is located at 1604 Broadway at 49th Street in Manhattan.