PHOTO CALL: Broadway Stars and Canine Friends Join Bernadette Peters and Mary Tyler Moore for Broadway Barks
By Joseph Marzullo
15 Jul 2012
Stage and screen stars Nina Arianda, Anjelica Huston, Steve Kazee, Rita Moreno, Ben Vereen and more joined Bernadette Peters and Mary Tyler Moore for Broadway Barks! 14 — the annual adopt-a-thon created to find homes for pets from city animal shelters — on July 14 in Shubert Alley.
Produced by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and sponsored by the ASPCA with additional sponsorship by the New York Times, the event included celebrity presentations of pets from animal shelters citywide.
Broadway Barks! features a sampling of pets from several New York City animal shelters and adoption agencies, including ASPCA, Abandoned Angels Cocker Spaniel Rescue, Adopt A Boxer, Animal Care & Control, Animal Haven, Anjellicle Cats, Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons, BARC, Bidawee, Bobbi & the Strays, City Critters, Humane Society of New York, Husky House, KittyKind, Long Island Grey Hound Transfer, Loving Touch, Manhattan Valley Cat Rescue, Metro Malts, Mid Atlantic Great Dane, Pet I Care, PLUTO, Russell Refuge, Save Kitty, Sean Casey Animal Rescue, Stray from the Heart, Tigger Foundation and Urban Cat League.