Entitled Fairy Tales: Shaken, Stirred & With a Twist, the hour-long event will feature plays by Janet Demarest, Judith Estrine, Ron Frankel, Maureen Hennigan and Judd Lear Silverman. Performers will include Erin Cronican, Brian Fuqua, Elizabeth Gee, Laura Gillis, John Moss, Arlene Nadel, Barry Steely and Dana Watkins. Show time is 7:30 PM. The evening is recommended for "mature audiences."
Playwrights for Pets, according to the group's official website, "was created to produce play readings in support of organizations dedicated to animal welfare." The April 17 performance will benefit Animal Haven.
The Baruch Performing Arts Center is located in Manhattan at 55 Lexington Avenue at 25th Street. There is a $10 suggested donation. Call (718) 768-4213 for reservations or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information visit www.playwrightsforpets.com.