Actors Fund's Auction of 1000 Stars Features Ticket Packages for Bountiful, Cinderella, Betrayal, Big Fish

By Andrew Gans
August 20, 2013

The Actors Fund's annual online charity auction, Auction of 1000 Stars, is now live; bids will be accepted through Sept. 10.

One-of-a-kind packages include the following:

  • Two tickets to The Trip to Bountiful and a meet and greet with star Vanessa Williams
  • Two tickets to Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella plus a weekend stay at the Palace Hotel
  • House seats to Broadway’s Betrayal, starring Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz
  • Two tickets to Big Fish, including a backstage tour with cast member Brad Oscar
  • A special guest spot on Seth Rudetsky’s XM Radio Show “Seth’s Big Fat Broadway”

Auction of 1000 Stars has successfully raised millions of dollars in support of the essential work of The Actors Fund,” said Fund president and CEO, Joseph P. Benincasa, in a statement. “So many of our friends in the entertainment community generously offer exciting packages for auction; it’s always an exciting event.”

Additional items will be announced soon. For more information and to bid, visit


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, serving more than 13,500 people annually. Programs include social services and emergency financial assistance, health care and insurance counseling, housing, and employment and training services."