Kristy Cates, Tracy McDowell, Kevin Shotwell, Stephanie Klemons and More Set for Holiday Benefit Concert

By Andrew Gans
December 7, 2011

A host of Broadway performers will join young thespians from the not-for-profit theatrical group Kids Performing Who Kare for a holiday concert Dec. 12 at Tom Schaudel's Cool Fish Restaurant in Syosset, NY.



The 7 PM concert will feature the talents of Broadway's Kristy Cates (Wicked), Tracy McDowell (Rent), Daniel Quadrino (Bye Bye Birdie), Kevin Shotwell (Bye Bye Birdie), Stephanie Klemons (In the Heights) and Sara Bierstock (Bernstein's Peter Pan). Jeanne Mulry will host.

Attendees will be treated to such holiday tunes as "O, Holy Night" and "Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow" as well Broadway and pop favorites.

Kids Performing Who Kare raises money for the Cancer Center for Kids at Winthrop University Hospital and other Childhood Cancer Support Programs while immersing children and teens of all ages in a professional musical theatre experience. Gina Naomi Baez founded the theatrical group.

A $75 ticket includes the concert and a three-course dinner. For ticket information visit www.kidsperformingwhokare.com, e-mail kpwkonstage@aol.com or call (516) 764-4173.