Tovah Feldshuh Will Host Seventh Annual Broadway Beauty Pageant; Celebrity Judges Announced
10 Apr 2013
Four-time Tony Award-nominated and Drama Desk Award-winning actress Tovah Feldshuh will host the seventh annual Broadway Beauty Pageant, an all-male contest benefiting New York's Ali Forney Center, May 20 at 8 PM at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (60 Washington Square South).
The annual Pageant features male cast members representing their respective Broadway shows, competing for the title crown through talent, interview and swimsuit competitions. The contestants will go head to head in front of a panel of celebrity judges, but the final vote is in the hands of audience members.
The Broadway Beauty Pageant will be directed by Seth Sikes and choreographed by Paul McGill. The evening was conceived by Jeffrey Self and will be produced by the Ali Forney Center in association with Ryan Davis.
The Ali Forney Center (AFC) was started in June 2002 in response to the lack of safe shelter for LGBT youth in New York City. The Center is "committed to providing these young people with safe, dignified, nurturing environments where their needs can be met, and where they can begin to put their lives back together." For more information visit www.aliforneycenter.org.
Tickets for The Broadway Beauty Pageant, priced $25-$150, are available by clicking here. All VIP tickets include a pre and post-show VIP cocktail reception, gift bag and premier seating.