The evening will be held at 6:30 PM at the Park Avenue Armory. Katie Couric will host.
The black-tie event will include cocktails, dinner and entertainment.
Co-chairs are Helen and Bob Appel, Charlotte Ford, Kim and Jeff Greenberg, and Margaret and Ian Smith.
Menzel won a Tony Award for Leading Actress in a Musical for her work as Elphaba in Wicked; she also opened the London production of that hit musical. Menzel created the role of Maureen in the original Broadway company of Rent, and her other theatrical credits include the City Center Encores! production of Hair, Manhattan Theatre Club's The Wild Party, the Public Theater's See What I Wanna See and the benefit Funny Girl concert. Menzel's screen credits include "Glee," "Ask the Dust," "Rent" and "Enchanted."
Park Avenue Armory is located at Park Avenue at 67th Street. Tickets start at $2,000 each; tables start at $15,000 each. For additional ticket information, contact Jessica at (212) 921-9070, ext. 14.