Nikki M. James, Sadie Sink and More Will Be Friends With Benefits

Tony Award winner Nikki M. James and Annie star Sadie Sink are among the performers taking part in Friends With Benefits: Puttin' on the Brits, a fundraiser for BC/EFA, Aug. 17 at the Laurie Beechman Theatre.

Two-time MAC Award winner Amy Wolk created and hosts the 7 PM event. The evening is a salute to British pop music. Music direction is by William TN Hall, who co-conceived the concert with Wolk. In addition to James and Sink, the concert will feature Kirsten Wyatt (Annie, A Christmas Story, Grease), Grace Capeless (Matilda), Beatrice Tulchin (Matilda), Alexa Niziak (Matilda), Analise Scarpaci (Matilda), Lennie Watts, Karen Mack, Steven Ray Watkins, Tori Scott, Adam Chandler, Noland King, Nesha Ward, Alan Winner and co-creator Gerard Salvador (Mamma Mia!).

The concert will feature musicians Jamie Mohamdein on bass and Chris Schultz on drums.

There is a $20 cover and a $15 minimum. All proceeds go to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. For tickets visit or call (212) 695-6909.