Tommy Tune, Charles Busch and More Contribute Judy Garland Art for Thousand Judys Event

By Adam Hetrick
June 14, 2013

Night of a Thousand Judys, the annual benefit celebrating Judy Garland, which raises funds for the Ali Forney Center, will auction off unique artwork inspired by the late icon.



Among the artists who contributed portraits of Garland for the auction are multiple Tony Award winner Tommy Tune and actor-playwright Charles Busch.

The artwork will be on display during the pre-show reception. Attendees will be able to bid on the artwork during the evening. For more information about the art, please email Paul West at pwest@aliforneycenter.org.

As previously reported, Tony Award nominees Carolee Carmello and Justin Vivian Bond, along with Lea DeLaria, Telly Leung and Justin Sayre, are among the artists who will perform during Night of a Thousand Judys June 17 at the Kaufman Center.

Ticket are $30, $60 and $100 (which includes a VIP pre-show reception at 6:30 PM and a gift bag). For tickets click here. The Kaufman Center is located at 129 West 67th Street.

Below is a preview of the art:

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Artist: Ryan Martin. RyanStevenMartin.com.