The Aug. 14 fundraiser will be held at the Gilda's Club townhouse in Soho and will begin at 5:30 PM when the Wicked Marketplace opens. Wicked merchandise as well as other accessories will be on sale to those attending.
At 7:30 PM, several Wicked cast members will perform. Among those scheduled to attend are Marty Thomas, Jennifer Waldman, Saycon Sengbloh, Jerad Bortz and Anthony Glade. A live auction — emceed by Thomas and Christopher Kuczewski — will also be part of the evening, which will be hosted by radio personality Valerie Smaldone.
There is an entrance fee of $25 to attend "One Wicked August Night." Gilda's Club is located in Soho at 195 West Houston Street. Call (212) 647-9700 to purchase tickets.
Gilda's Club — named in honor of the late comedic actress Gilda Radner — provides support services for those affected by cancer. Visit www.gildasclub.org for more information.