The weekly live talk show, which includes interviews and performances from Broadway stars, is held Thursdays at 6 PM at the New York City cabaret Don't Tell Mama. There is a $10 donation and a two-drink minimum. Proceeds benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
Steggert portrayed Mother's Younger Brother in the Broadway revival of the Stephen Flaherty-Lynn Ahrens-Terrence McNally musical Ragtime. He will be seen next in the York Theatre Company's Off-Broadway production of the new musical Yank! (starting Feb. 16). Other credits include 110 in the Shade, "MASTER HAROLD"...and the boys, The Slug Bearers of Kayrol Island, columbinus, The Music Teacher and the New York Philharmonic's Camelot.
Creator and host of Seth's Broadway Chatterbox, Rudetsky has served as a pit pianist and/or conductor for such Broadway shows as 42nd Street, The Full Monty, The Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia! and The Producers. He also conceived the idea for the recent all-star The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas concert to benefit the Actors' Fund of America as well as the five previous benefit concerts, Hair, Chess, Funny Girl, On the Twentieth Century and Dreamgirls. Rudetsky was a member of the comedy writing team for "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" for two years, and his awards include the Duplex's Stars of Tomorrow, the Backstage Bistro and the Funniest Gay Male in New York. He was also the author and star of the recent one man, GLAAD nominated show Rhapsody in Seth, and his new tome — "The Q Guide to Broadway" — was published by Alyson Books. Rudetsky has been seen on "Law & Order" and "All My Children" and currently pens a weekly column for Playbill.com. He made his Broadway stage debut in The Ritz.
Don't Tell Mama is located in New York City on West 46th Street, between Eighth and Ninth Avenues. Call (212) 757-0788 for reservations. For more information, visit sethsbroadwaychatterbox.com.