Lindsay Mendez and Ethan Lipton Added to Broadway Stands Up for Freedom Event

Dogfight and Godspell star Lindsay Mendez and writer-performer Ethan Lipton have joined the lineup for the July 23 Broadway Stands Up for Freedom benefit concert.

As previously reported, Seth Rudetsky will host and musical direct the 7:30 PM concert at the Skirball Center that is directed by Daniel Goldstein ( Godspell). Angels in America playwright Tony Kushner is the evening's honorary chair. Also announced to participate are Celia Keenan-Bolger ( Peter and the Starcatcher), Steven Pasquale ("Rescue Me"), Nikki Renée Daniels ( Porgy & Bess), Julie Halston ( Anything Goes), Darius de Haas ( Rent), The Broadway Boys and founding performer Liana Stampur with Clinton Curtis.

All proceeds benefit the NYCLU's youth programming, including work for LGBT teenagers; the Teen Health Initiative, which educates teenagers on their rights to access health care in New York City; and its work to stop overly aggressive policing and military recruiting in the city’s public schools.

For tickets, beginning at $60, visit NYCLU.org/Bway. The Skirball Center is located at 566 LaGuardia Place.