Matt Doyle, Lesli Margherita, Katie Rose Clarke, Brandon Victor Dixon and More Set for Broadway for Self Help Africa

By Michael Gioia
11 Feb 2014

Broadway for Self Help Africa, which brings together Broadway stars for a night of song and celebration benefiting Self Help Africa Inc., will be held March 3 at (le) Poisson Rouge in New York City.



The 7:30 PM concert will feature Matt Doyle (The Book of Mormon, War Horse), Lesli Margherita (Matilda), Maia Wilson (The Book of Mormon, "Frozen"), Katie Rose Clarke (Wicked), Michael James Scott (Aladdin, The Book of Mormon), Natalie Weiss (Everyday Rapture), Joey Taranto (Kinky Boots), Amber Iman (Soul Doctor), Brandon Victor Dixon (Motown) and John Eric Parker (The Book of Mormon) and more.

Broadway for Self Help Africa, produced by Andy Jones, will feature musical direction by Will Van Dyke (Kinky Boots, Rent, The Adams Family, Wicked).

Proceeds from the benefit will go directly to Self Help Africa, a "non-profit with a pro-profit approach to rural Africa. Through nurturing entrepreneurship and providing economic opportunities, Self Help Africa helps to lift some of the poorest communities out of poverty. Over 30 years, the organization has provided nearly 2 million people with the opportunity to make a sustainable income through their own initiatives: A help up, not a hand-out."

(le) Poisson Rouge is located at 158 Bleecker Street (between Sullivan and Thompson). Tickets are $100 for VIP tickets, $50 for table seating and $25 for standing room. For more information and tickets, visit lePoissonRouge.com.