Marcovicci Hosts June 14 Benefit with Egan, Devine, Garrett and McBroom

News   Marcovicci Hosts June 14 Benefit with Egan, Devine, Garrett and McBroom Susan Egan, Loretta Devine, Betty Garrett and Amanda McBroom are among the performers who will take part in a June 14 benefit for the Susan Love MD Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

Entitled Life’s a Stitch! A Celebration of Love’s Alterations, the 8 PM event at California’s Alex Theatre is described as “an anthology of humorous writing, songs and cartoons that comes to life in theatre and song.” The evening will feature the works of Wendy Wasserstein, Delia Ephron, Anna Quindlen, Kathy Najimy and Gloria Steinem. Others scheduled to perform include Mindy Sterling, Fred Willard, Michele Brourman, Marie Cain, Babbie Green, Dale Gonyea, Sharon McNight, Dale Raoul, Lindy Robbins, The Satellite Sisters, Peggy Billo, Jenifer Chatfield, Mary Van Arsdel, Judy Walstrum, Cindy Warden, Arlo Williams and The Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles. Directed by Kay Cole, the event will be hosted by cabaret veteran Andrea Marcovicci. John Boswell, Shelly Markham and Gerald Sternbach will serve as musical directors.

Tickets for Life’s a Stitch! are priced between $35 and $125 and are available by calling (818) 243-2539 or by logging on to www.alextheatre.org. The Alex Theatre is located in Glendale, CA, at 216 North Brand Boulevard.

Guest of honor Dr. Susan M. Love is a noted surgeon, researcher and activist. She is the author of “Dr. Susan Love’s Breast Book” and “Dr. Susan Love’s Hormone Book.”