Kathleen Turner, Chris Noth, et al. Set for 110 STORIES Benefit, 9/8-9
To commemorate the Tenth Anniversary of 9/11, a highly distinguished cast of film, TV & amp; stage actors will gather for a benefit reading of Sarah Tuft's "110 Stories" on September 8th & 9th at The Skirball Center for the Performing Arts i n Manhattan. The illustrious cast - including, subject to availability: Lauren Ambrose, Andre Braugher, Billy Crudup, Edie Falco, Melissa Leo, Aasif Mandvi, Chris Noth, Vincent Piazza, Andre Royo, Susan Sarandon, Stelio Savante, Pablo Schreiber, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Michael Stuhlbarg, Kathleen Turner, Merritt Wever & others TBA - will share first person accounts of the tragedy.
According to 110 Stories' Playwright/Creative Producer Sarah Tuft, "It's the human side of history, without politics & agenda, giving voIce To those who experienced 9.11 directly." A love letter to New York City, the play was most recently performed by an esteemed cast at The Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles in 2010 with proceeds going to LA Red Cross for Haiti relief.
The Tenth Anniversary benefit reading of 110 Stories is Executive Produced by Ryan Heil/LIVEStyle Entertainment & Produced by Samira Qureshi, Stelio Savante & Cori Silberman. Proceeds from the event will go to the New York Says Thank You Foundation.
There will be an opening night reception with the cast & closing party for VIP ticket-holders. Advance tickets go on sale Monday July 25th at www.110storiesplay.com & after August 1st through the Skirball Center box office at (212) 352-3101 or http://skirballcenter.nyu.edu/page/tickets
Further Sponsor/Donor inquiries can contact Ryan at (917) 400-4043 & firstname.lastname@example.org
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