Alice Ripley, Julia Murney, Laura Bell Bundy, Mario Cantone and More Set for St. Jude's Benefit Concert

By Andrew Gans
14 Feb 2012

Alice Ripley
Alice Ripley
Photo by Monica Simoes

A host of theatre artists will join forces March 6 for a concert at New World Stages to raise funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Currently scheduled to perform in Spotlight on St. Jude: Broadway's Tribute to the Kids are Emmy winner Michael Imperioli, Mario Cantone, Tony Award winner Alice Ripley, Julia Murney, the cast of Million Dollar Quartet, Laura Bell Bundy (Legally Blonde, Wicked), Bryce Ryness (Hair, Legally Blonde), Kristen Beth Williams (Anything Goes), Shoshana Bean (Wicked), Tiffany Engen (Hairspray), Heather Parcells (A Chorus Line, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), Matthew Stocke (Rock of Ages, The Wedding Singer), Amy Spanger (Elf, Rock of Ages) and Andrew Kober (Hair).

The evening will begin at 6 PM with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, followed at 7 PM by a 90-minute show with a dessert reception for patron ticket holders. VIP ticket holders will also enjoy a Champagne Reception After-Party and a meet and greet with the stars of the concert at Inc. Lounge, located in the Time Hotel.

Since opening 50 years ago, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital "has changed the way the world treats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. No family ever pays St. Jude for the care their child receives and, for every child treated here, thousands more have been saved worldwide through St. Jude discoveries."



To purchase tickets visit www.stjude.org/spotlightonstjude or contact Karla Micalizzi at (212) 239-3239. New World Stages is located at 340 West 50th Street.