Nothing Like a Dame Set for March 2005

News   Nothing Like a Dame Set for March 2005 Nothing Like a Dame — the annual fundraiser benefiting The Phyllis Newman Women’s Health Initiative of The Actors’ Fund of America — celebrates its tenth anniversary in March.

Presented by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, the tenth annual Nothing Like a Dame concert will be held March 14, 2005, at the St. James Theatre. Those participating in the event will be announced shortly.

Last season's Dame concert featured the talents of Kathy Brier, Zoe Caldwell, Kathleen Chalfant, Kate Clinton, Christine Ebersole, Tovah Feldshuh, Lauren Flanigan, Sutton Foster, Deidre Goodwin, Amanda Green, Julie Halston, Joan Hamburg, Heather Headley, Nancy Lemenager, Idina Menzel, Audra McDonald, Donna Murphy, Bebe Neuwirth, Phyllis Newman, Chita Rivera, Carole Shelley, Anna Vissi and Karen Ziemba.

Tickets for Nothing Like a Dame 2005 will go on sale Jan. 5, 2005, by calling (212) 840-0770, ext. 268. Visit www.broadwaycares.org for more information.

The Actors' Fund of America is the only national non-profit organization that provides for the social welfare of all entertainment professionals. Since 1996, The Actors’ Fund has focused on helping women in the industry who are coping with critical health concerns through The Fund's Phyllis Newman Women's Health Initiative. Initiated by Actors’ Fund Trustee Newman, the Women’s Health Initiative offers a roster of services to help women access health care and to coordinate support services.

The St. James Theatre is located at 246 West 44th Street.