Performed at the the West Side YMCA's Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater, the evening will be hosted by Broadway's David Rossetti (Annie), who also serves as the benefit's creator, producer and director.
Performances with the Kids Company will include Taylor Richardson (Annie) and Megan Lewis (Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark) singing "When I Grow Up" from Matilda The Musical; Derek Klena (The Bridges of Madison County, Wicked) performing "If I Were a Rich Man" with the Tevye from the Y's recent production of Fiddler on the Roof, Jr.; and Vasthy Mompoint (Rocky) singing "Why We Tell The Story" from Once on this island.
Scheduled performers also include Jessica Hendy (Cats); Brandon Rubendall (Anything Goes); and Sadie (Annie) and Mitchell Sink (Matilda The Musical), a Broadway brother-and-sister duo, singing "Anything You Can Do" with members of the Kids Company.
All proceeds will benefit the ongoing youth theatre programs supported by the Y's Strong Kids Campaign.
Tickets are $75 for VIP (post-show reception with performers, light hors d'vours and wine), $45 for regular ticket, and $20 student (1 per ID). Call (866) 811-4111 for tickets and more information.