The evening, a benefit for The Acting Company, boasts the talents of Lauren Ambrose, Aaron Lazar, Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth, Tony winner Victoria Clark, Tony winner Linda Lavin, Norm Lewis, Tony winner James Naughton, Kelli O’Hara, Mary Beth Peil and Billy Stritch as well as cast members of the Tony-winning revival of South Pacific. (The previously announced Kelsey Grammer and Raul Esparza are unable to be part of the evening.)
Founded in 1972 by John Houseman and Margot Harley, The Acting Company has been honored with a Tony for Excellence in Theater. Founding members Kevin Kline and Patti LuPone as well as Rainn Wilson, Jesse L. Martin, Harriet Harris, Frances Conroy, Keith David, David Ogden Stiers, Jeffrey Wright and 300 others all began their careers on tour with The Acting Company.
The Kaye Playhouse is located at East 68th Street, between Park and Lexington Avenues. For tickets, priced $125, $250 and $500, call (212) 772-4448. For benefit tickets, which include dinner with the cast, call (212) 258-3111.