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Matthew Morrison Does Onstage ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

August 26
2:32 PM 2014

Matthew Morrison Does Onstage ALS Ice Bucket ChallengeStage and screen star Matthew Morrison participates in the popular ALS awareness-raising ice bucket challenge as part of a new social media video now available to view.

Morrison utilized social media to share the video, writing, "Last night, I performed at a benefit for the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, CA. A beautiful evening supporting an amazing Institute. It is here where outstanding research is done by scientists to find cures for diseases such as ALS. I found it appropriate to accept my nomination from Dr. Ralph Opacic to partake in the #IceBucketChallenge to #StrikeOutALS and raise awareness for ALS disease. In turn, I now nominate Jane Lynch, Tony Cavalero, Mia Michaels and Harvey Weinstein. You all have 24 hours to complete this challenge. I too have made a donation to this cause. It's great to see social media being used in such a positive way. Let's find that cure! To donate to ALS research: For more information on The Salk Institute:".

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Additionally, check out my extensive InDepth InterView with Matthew Morrison, available here.

View the ice bucket challenge video featuring Matthew Morrison below.

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Pat Cerasaro Pat Cerasaro contributes exclusive scholarly columns including InDepth InterViews, Sound Off, Theatrical Throwback Thursdays, Flash Friday and Flash Special as well as additional special features, world premiere clips and extensive news coverage. His work for the site has appeared in The New York Times, The Hollywood Reporter, US Weekly, The Biography Channel, NBC and more. He also wrote and directed two sold-out 2014 BroadwayWorld charity concert events featuring all-star casts, EVERYTHING'S COMING UP BROADWAYWORLD.COM: A JULE STYNE TRIBUTE and THE LORD & THE MASTER: BROADWAYWORLD.COM SINGS THE MUSIC OF ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER & STEPHEN SONDHEIM.