PHOTO CALL: Those Beautiful Bonnets: The Producers

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Photo by Aubrey Reuben

The Producers mocked "Moulin Rouge" in a parody entitled "Mel En Rouge/Real Ol' Lady Mamalaid," before displaying their bonnet atop their Ulla Cady Huffman's head.

In 2002, the Easter Bonnet competition raised $1,826,392 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Mamma Mia! raised the most money — $162,037 — with Mamma Mia! (as in the first national tour) was first runner-up with $140,077. This was the first time a national tour placed in the Easter Bonnet competition. Oher top fundraisers were Rent ($97,568), The Lion King ($89,548) and The Phantom of the Opera ($84,433). Metamorphoses was the play champion ($102,209), while Naked Boys Singing took home the Off-Broadway prize with $17,605.

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— By Christine Ehren

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