The 7 PM and 10 PM concerts will benefit The Actors Fund.
Sting will be joined by Jimmy Nail, who was part of the cast of The Last Ship, as well as band members from the musical's original Broadway orchestra, including 2015 Tony Award nominee Rob Mathes (musical director, piano), Joe Bonadio (percussion), Chris Layer (wind instruments), Mick McAuley (accordian), Paul Woodiel (fiddle) and Pete Donovan (bass), with Jo Lawry on vocals.
Tickets for Sting: Songs from The Last Ship – Live at The McKittrick will be available to the general public, via www.events.mckittrickhotel.com/sting, beginning Wednesday, May 13 at 10 AM ET, following a pre-sale for Sting.com fan club members beginning at noon May 12. For more information on this exclusive pre-sale opportunity, visit www.sting.com.
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, helping more than 21,000 people directly each year, and hundreds of thousands online. Serving professionals in film, theatre, television, music, opera, radio and dance, The Fund’s programs include social services and emergency financial assistance, health care and insurance counseling, housing, and employment and training services." Visit www.actorsfund.org.