By Kenneth Jones
29 Oct 2009
The variety-show performances by New York City casts will be 4:30 PM Dec. 7 and 2 PM Dec. 8.
Tickets range from $20-$350 and are on sale now.
Troupers are currently involved in six weeks of fundraising at the curtain calls of Broadway and Off-Broadway shows.
The Gypsy of the Year show features appearances by stars and gypsies of the casts of Broadway and Off-Broadway shows. On Dec. 8 (the second performance), awards are presented to the companies that raise the most money and for the winning talent presentation.
VIP and Priority tickets ($350 and $200) and other tickets ($110/$40/$20) can be purchased online at www.BroadwayCares.org, in person at BC/EFA (165 West 46th Street, Suite 1300), by phone at (212) 840-0770, or at the door the day of the event.
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS is the nation's leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organization. By drawing upon the talents, resources and generosity of the American theatre community, BC/EFA raises funds for AIDS-related causes and other critical illnesses across the United States. Since its founding in 1988, BC/EFA has raised over $160 million dollars for critically needed services for people with AIDS and other serious illnesses. BC/EFA is the major supporter of seven programs at The Actors' Fund — including The AIDS Initiative, The Phyllis Newman Women's Health Initiative, The Al Hirschfeld Free Health Clinic, The Dancers' Resource and three supportive housing residences. BC/EFA also awards annual grants to over 400 AIDS and family service organizations nationwide.
For more information, visit www.BroadwayCares.org