By Adam Hetrick
26 Jun 2008
Chronicling 17 years of the annual Broadway burlesque fundraiser, "Backstage Pass" includes behind-the-scene photos from numerous installments of Broadway Bares, as well as video stills and shots of celebrities who have participated, including Cyndi Lauper, Alan Cumming, David Hyde Pierce and Nathan Lane.
Joining Mitchell for the 5:30 PM discussion and signing will be Broadway Bares participants Angie Schworer (The Producers), Sebastian La Cause (Rocky Horror Show), Michael Curry (Cabaret), Matthew Risch (Legally Blonde) and Julio Agustin (Never Gonna Dance).
Originally founded in 1991 by Mitchell – who at the time was dancing in the chorus of The Will Rogers Follies – Broadway Bares has raised over $5.6 million dollars benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Mitchell is now the event's executive producer.
The 18th annual Broadway Bares: Wonderland – held June 22 at Roseland Ballroom – raised $874,372 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
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