Butler, who was recently seen on Broadway in The Best Man and Catch Me If You Can, will be joined by songwriter Joe Iconis ("Smash"), percussionist Erik Charlston, Renee Elise Goldsberry (The Color Purple), Randy Redd (Ring of Fire, Parade), pianist Mark Soskin and musical director Dan Elish (13).
All proceeds from the evening go to P.S. 84 educational enrichment programs.
The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New York Historical Society is located at 170 Central Park West (corner of 77th and Central Park West) . For tickets, click here.