The Lilly Awards Foundation, which is dedicated to “developing and celebrating women artists by promoting gender parity at all levels of theatrical production,” will present its fourth Broadway Cabaret: Broadway Stars Performing the Work of Women Songwriters October 17 at 8 PM at The Cutting Room (44 East 32nd Street).
The evening will include songs from new musicals on and Off-Broadway, all written or co-written by women and sung by Broadway stars. Attendees can expect to hear tunes from Anastasia, Waitress, Sweet Charity, In Transit, Bella: An American Tall Tale, Southern Comfort, Hadestown and previews of songs from new shows by Tony Award nominees Susan Birkenhead and Nell Benjamin. Performers and additional songwriters will be announced shortly.
A special VIP cocktail reception begins at 6 PM with a light supper at 7 PM. Doors open at 6 PM.
Individual tickets range from $250-$400 and can be purchased at thelillyawards.org/broadway-cabaret/. Corporate sponsorship tables are also available for $2,500 for four seats, and $5,000 for eight seats.