The weekly live talkfest, which includes interviews and performances from Broadway stars, is held at 6 PM at the New York cabaret Don't Tell Mama. There is a $10 donation and a two-drink minimum. The donation goes directly to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, the nation's leading industry-based, not-for-profit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organization.
John Selya stars as Eddie in Movin' Out, his Broadway debut. He joined the American Ballet Theatre in 1988, and in 2000 he joined Twyla Tharp Dance. Selya was also seen in Woody Allen's "Everyone Says I Love You."
Elizabeth Parkinson — Brenda in Movin' Out — received an Outer Critics Circle nominations and a FANY Award for her work in Fosse. She has been a principal dancer with the Joffrey Ballet, Feld Ballet, Donald Byrd and Twyla Tharp Dance. She appeared in the national tours of Singin' in the Rain, Carousel and The Harlem Nutcracker, and her television credits include "Night at the Joffrey" and "Rite of Spring."
Creator and host of Seth's Broadway Chatterbox, Seth Rudetsky has served as a pit pianist and/or conductor for such Broadway shows as 42nd Street, The Full Monty, The Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia! and The Producers. He also conceived the idea for the recent all-star Funny Girl concert to benefit the Actors Fund of America as well as last season's Dreamgirls anniversary concert. Rudetsky was a member of the comedy writing team for "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" for two years, and his awards include the Duplex's Stars of Tomorrow, the Backstage Bistro and the Funniest Gay Male in New York. He is also the author and star of the one-man show Rhapsody in Seth, which was just nominated for a GLAAD Media Award in the Outstanding New York Theatre: Off Off Broadway category.
Don't Tell Mama is located in New York City on West 46th Street, between Eighth and Ninth Avenues. Call (212) 757-0788 for reservations.