November 27 Concert for America Will Be Livestreamed

Benefits and Galas   November 27 Concert for America Will Be Livestreamed
Chita Rivera, Maureen McGovern, Andrea Burns, Judy Kuhn, and others will sing at the Arlington, Virginia, benefit for human rights organizations.
Chita Rivera
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Tony Award winner Chita Rivera will lead the lineup of Broadway stars who will perform at the November 27 edition of the Concert for America: Stand Up, Sing Out! series that is raising money for human rights organizations. The concert of songs, comedy, and commentary will take place at the Signature Theatre in Arlington, Virginia, on November 27 and will be livestreamed starting at 7:30 PM ET.

Also slated to appear on the Signature stage: Maureen McGovern (Little Women), Kerry Butler (Disaster!), Christine Pedi (NEWSical), Maurice Hines (Hot Feet), Ernie Sabella (Chicago), Manzari Brothers (Tappin’ Thru Life), Andréa Burns (In the Heights), and Judy Kuhn (Fun Home), with Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley sharing the hosting duties.

Virginia tickets can be ordered by clicking here. For those unable to attend, it will be broadcast via Facebook Live on the Concert for America Facebook page and at, starting at 7:30 PM November 27.

The monthly Concerts for America series, created by Rudetsky and Wesley, benefits The Southern Poverty Law Center, National Immigration Law Center, The Sierra Club Foundation, NAACP, and National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Participating performers are subject to change.

Rudetsky, a Playbill columnist and Sirius/XM radio personality, will host the 7:30 PM concert, which features songs, comedy, and commentary. The series, which originated at Town Hall in Manhattan, has performed editions in Chicago, Seattle, and elsewhere.

Rivera, Butler, Kuhn, Sabella, and Pedi have been special guest performers on Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas cruises. Tickets are now on sale for Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas July 2018 cruise to Iceland, accompanied by Kuhn, Christine Ebersole, Rob McClure, Jarrod Spector, Carmen Cusack, and Sierra Boggess.

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