By Michael Gioia
17 Dec 2012
Following three years of the annual concert in Palm Springs, CA, producer and host Scott Nevins brings Sparkle to NYC.
Performers at the event include Lorna Luft (Promises, Promises), Constantine Rousouli (Ghost, Hairspray) and Kate Rockwell (Bring It On), Tony Award nominees Norm Lewis (The Gershwins' Porgy & Bess) and Robin De Jesus (In The Heights), Milena Govich (Cabaret), Daniel Reichard (Jersey Boys), Saycon Sengbloh (Wicked), Erin Quill (Avenue Q), Jenna Leigh Green (Wicked), The Glamazons ("America's Got Talent"), cabaret artist Anne Steele and international recording artist Kelly King.
The evening also features a special reading of "Twas the Night Before Christmas" by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Hairspray).
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XL Cabaret Theater is located ay 512 W. 42nd street (between 10th and 11th Avenues). For more information and tickets, visit XLCabaret.com.