Broadway at Birdland's monthly concert series Frank & Friends, which celebrates the music of Tony-nominated composer Frank Wildhorn, continued Sept. 17.
Joining composer Wildhorn onstage were Janet Dacal (
Wonderland, In The Heights),
Karen Mason (upcoming
James Barbour (upcoming
Rebecca). Jason Howland served as musical director.
Proceeds from the evening benefit the Actors Fund.
Wildhorn's Broadway offerings include
Jekyll & Hyde, The Scarlet Pimpernel, The Civil War (Tony-nominated for Best Score),
Dracula, Victor/Victoria, Wonderland and
Bonnie & Clyde (Tony-nominated for Best Score).
The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that helps everyone — performers and those behind the scenes — who works in performing arts and entertainment, helping more than 12,000 people directly each year, and hundreds of thousands online.