The 24th Easter Bonnet Competition, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' spring event, was held April 26-27 at the Minskoff Theatre.
The performances marked the end of a six-week campaign in which $3,265,700 was raised. Among the productions participating in the afternoon of songs and sketches were Billy Elliot, Dancers Responding to AIDS, Fela!, In the Heights, La Cage Aux Folles, The Lion King, Mamma Mia!, Memphis, Million Dollar Quartet, My Trip Down The Pink Carpet, Next Fall, The Phantom of the Opera, R.Evolución Latina, South Pacific, Wicked and Zero Hour.
Catherine Zeta-Jones, Nathan Lane and Bebe Neuwirth announced the winners at the end of the April 27 performance, awarding Outstanding Bonnet Design to Fela! and Outstanding Performance to the cast of Memphis.
Here is a glance at the show and a tour of the action backstage: