By Michael Gioia
09 Feb 2012
The 11 PM concert, hosted by Douglas Sills (The Scarlet Pimpernel, Little Shop of Horrors), will feature performances from Brian Justin Crum (Wicked, Next to Normal), Sara Gettelfinger (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Nine), Blake Hammond (Billy Elliott, Hairspray) and Cortney Wolfson (Les Miserables, Legally Blonde national tour), among others.
The evening will also feature a raffle and silent auction. Proceeds from the event will benefit ASTEP (Artists Striving to End Poverty).
Since 2003, ASTEP has partnered with community organizations and schools to deliver after-school, weekend, and summer arts education and empowerment programs. ASTEP currently serves three communities—New York, NY; Deep South Dade, FL; and Bangalore, India. Visit www.asteponline.org for more information.
Oberon is located at 2 Arrow Street in Cambridge, MA. For more information and tickets, visit www.cluboberon.com.
The national tour of The Addams Family, featuring Tony Award nominee Sills as Gomez and Sara Gettelfinger as Morticia, continues through Feb. 19 at the Shubert Theatre.
Here's a partial list of the cities that the tour will visit following Boston:
Hartford, CT, Feb. 21-26, 2012, The Bushnell
Durham, NC, Feb. 28-March 4, 2012, Durham Performing Arts Center
Baltimore, MD, March 6-18, 2012, Hippodrome Theatre
Providence, RI, March 20-25, 2012, Providence Performing Arts Center
Cincinnati, OH, March 27-April 8, 2012, Aronoff Center for the Arts - Proctor & Gamble Hall
Cleveland, OH, April 10-22, 2012, Palace Theatre
Memphis, TN, April 24-29, 2012, The Orpheum Theatre
Madison, WI, May 1-6, 2012, Overture Center
Saint Paul, MN, May 8-20, 2012, Ordway
Grand Rapids, MI, May 22-26, 2012, DeVos Performance Hall
San Diego, CA, May 29-June 3, 2012, Civic Theatre
Los Angeles, CA, June 5-17, 2012 Pantages Theatre
Washington, DC, July 10-29, 2012, The Kennedy Center - Opera House
Pittsburgh, PA, July 31-Aug. 12, 2012, The Benedum Center for the Performing Arts
For more information, visit www.theaddamsfamilymusicaltour.com.