Wicked Touring Cast to Present Under the Covers Benefit

News   Wicked Touring Cast to Present Under the Covers Benefit The national tour of the hit Stephen Schwartz-Winnie Holzman musical Wicked will perform a benefit Aug. 7 at Baja Betty's in San Diego.

The evening, entitled Wicked Under the Covers, will benefit Being Alive San Diego and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Cast and crew members — including Katie Rose Clarke (Glinda), Richard H. Blake (Fiyero) and Merideth Kaye Clark (Elphaba standby) — will perform covers of their favorite music. Show time is 11:30 PM.

In keeping with the 'under the covers' theme and the late-night hour, press notes state, "sleepwear is encouraged, both for the performers and the audience!"

A live and silent auction will also be part of the event.

Baja Betty's is located at 1421 University Avenue in San Diego. For tickets call (619) 269-8510 or (619) 291-1400, ext. 317.