Brad Oscar and Cady Huffman, original cast members of the Broadway musical The Producers, will reunite June 11 to host a Tony Awards viewing party at Feinstein’s/54 Below that will benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
Huffman won the 2001 Tony as Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance as Ulla in The Producers, and had been nominated previously for playing Ziegfeld’s Favorite in The Will Rogers Follies. Oscar was nominated as Best Featured Actor in a Musical for playing Franz Liebkind in the same show. He later took over the lead role of Max Bialystock, and was nominated again in 2015 for his performance in Something Rotten!.
The two will share their favorite Broadway stories and secrets, as well as perform several songs starting at 7:15 PM before the Tony broadcast begins. The Tony broadcast will be shown on big-screen TVs at the cabaret, located at 254 West 54th Street below the Studio 54 theatre.
Tickets for the event begin at $250, and can be ordered at broadwaycares.org/tonyawards. Tickets include hors d’oeuvres, dinner, show, and open bar.
The 2017 Tony Awards ceremony will be broadcast on CBS from Radio City Music Hall starting at 8 PM (ET).