Standing Ovations 2 Concert to Feature Benanti, Bundy, Pawk, Porter, Ripley and More

News   Standing Ovations 2 Concert to Feature Benanti, Bundy, Pawk, Porter, Ripley and More A host of theatre favorites will take part in the upcoming Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS benefit concert, Standing Ovations 2.

The Oct. 10 concert will be presented at 6:30 PM at Joe's Pub, the intimate cabaret space located within the Public Theater. As of press time, those scheduled to lend their talents to the one-night-only event include Bryan Batt, Laura Benanti, Laura Bell Bundy, Matt Cavenaugh, Melissa Errico, Cheyenne Jackson, Michael McKean, Raymond McLeod, Larry O'Keefe, Michele Pawk, Erin Leigh Peck, Billy Porter, Alice Ripley, Jai Rodriguez, Marc Shaiman, Toxic Audio, Eddie Varley, Scott Alan, Neil Berg and Brian Lowdermilk. Scott Nevins will host the concert, which will be directed by Jamie McGonnigal with musical direction by Mark Hartmann. Tickets for the concert are priced at $50 and are available by calling (212) 539-8778 or by visiting www.telecharge.com. Joe's Pub is located at 425 Lafayette Street.

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS is the nation’s largest industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organization. Since its founding in 1988 the organization has distributed over $85 million for services for people with AIDS, HIV or HIV-related illnesses. Visit www.broadwaycares.org for more information.