Addams Family National Tour Will Offer a Benefit Cabaret for ASTEP in Cambridge

The national tour of The Addams Family, which currently plays the Shubert Theatre in Boston, MA, will present a benefit cabaret for ASTEP Feb. 16 at Oberon in Cambridge.

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.