GREASE, NINE, GRAND HOTEL Casts to Gather for RAMA-LAMA-DING DONG REUNION, 1/14
Original Broadway cast members and creators from the landmark musicals GREASE, NINE and GRAND HOTEL will reunite on January 14th for "Kathi Moss' RAMA-LAMA-DING DONG REUNION!" - a one-night-only benefit for The Actors Fund.
The event will take place at The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center, and tickets ($75 and $50) for the 7 pm performance are now on sale.
The gala three-show reunion will benefit The Actors Fund, the human services non-profit that helps everyone in entertainment and performing arts in need, crisis or transition.
The evening will honor fellow cast member and Broadway veteran Kathi Moss, who was diagnosed with the rare disease cardiac amyloidosis in 2011. Ms. Moss originated the roles of Cha-Cha Di Gregorio in GREASE, Saraghina in NINE (in which she introduced the show-stopping "Be Italian"), and Mme. PeePee in GRAND HOTEL.
Scheduled to appear are Tony Award nominee and Theatre World Award winner Karen Akers, Mark Baker, Tony Award nominee and Emmy Award winning choreographer Pat Birch, Jeanie Bowers, Shelly Burch, Catherine Campbell, Andrew Casses, Carole Demas, International Ballroom ChampionsPierre Dulaine and Yvonne Marceau, Louise Edeiken, Taina Elg, Josh Franklin, Julie Hafner, David Jackson, Denise Nettleton Jacobs, Ken Jennings, Laura Kenyon, Dorothy Kiara, Tony winner/Olivier Award winner/Golden Globe nominee/Emmy nominee Jane Krakowski, Ilene Kristen,Nancy McCall, Tony Award winner Liliane Montevecchi, Rita Rehn, Ken Leigh Rogers, Steve Ross, Camille Saviola, Tony Award nominee Bob Stillman, Patrick Wilcox, Tony Award nominee and Theatre World Award winner Walter Willison, Penny Worth, Alaina Warren Zachery, Tony Award winning songwriter Maury Yeston and other surprise guests.
Written and Directed by Laura Kenyon and Walter Willison, with Musical Supervision by Steve Ross and Musical Direction by Greg Jarrett and Daniel Sefik. The event is being produced by Paul F. Burchett, Ted Seifman and Nick Padgett for The Actors Fund.
Tickets are available through Ticket Central and may be purchased online at www.ticketcentral.com, via phone by calling 212.279.4200 or in person at the Ticket Central Box Office located at 416 W. 42nd Street (Noon-8 pm daily). For more information visit actorsfund.org or KathiMoss.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 12,800 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 assistance, health care and insurance, housing, and employment and training services. With offices in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, The Actors Fund has-for 130 years-been a safety net for those in need, crisis or transition. Visit www.actorsfund.org.