Banderas, Griffith and Midler Set for Carnegie Hall Singin' in the Rain Forest Concert
15 Mar 2004
Antonio Banderas and Melanie Griffith, who both made their Broadway debuts last season — he in Nine and she in Chicago — will be part of an upcoming concert to benefit the Rainforest Foundation Fund.
On April 21, Banderas and Griffith will be joined by Bette Midler, Sting, Elton John, James Taylor, Billy Joel and other celebs-to-be-announced for a benefit concert at Carnegie Hall. Produced by Trudie Styler, Singin' in the Rain Forest will feature songs from the movies. Show time is 7 PM.
Tickets for the one-night-only concert are priced $150-$400 and are now on sale by calling (212) 247-7800. For benefit tickets ($600 and up) and gala supper tickets ($2,500), call (212) 245-6570.
Carnegie Hall is located in Manhattan at 57th Street and Seventh Avenue. For more information, visit www.carnegiehall.org.
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