Photo Coverage: Go Inside LYRICS FOR LIFE with Mackenzie Ziegler, Casey Simpson & More!

Mackenzie Ziegler ("Dance Moms") and Casey Simpson (Nickelodeon's "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn") hosted Lyrics For Life on Sat, Sept 10, 2016 at Symphony Space. Held on World Suicide Prevention Day, the event aims to raise awareness for suicide prevention and mental health. Proceeds benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the nation's largest non-profit dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide.

Lyrics for Life was produced by KOTA Productions and Laura Luc. Directed by Laura Luc, with Music Direction by Sinai Tabak. Lighting Design by Michael Catalan, and stage managed by Elizabeth Ann Goodman. For more information, visit www.KOTAProductions.com.

Lyrics For Life featured a cast of over 130+ young performers under the age of twenty-five, from Broadway, TV, film, singer/songwriters and award-winning dancers. Performers included: Oona Laurence (Matilda, Disney's Pete's Dragon), Annabelle Kempf (Billy Elliot), Laurissa Romain(South Pacific), Ashley Brooke (Doctor Zhivago), Samaya Bouhbal (Runaways), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita), Gianina Paolantonio (Matilda), Elizabeth Crawford (Tuck Everlasting), Christie Kim (The King & I), Erich Schuett (The Sound of Music), Sophie Knapp (Once), Abbey Rose Gould (Les Miserables), Peyton Ella ("The Sound of Music Live!), Julianna Rigoglioso (Mary Poppins), Caitlyn Kops (The Grinch), Madison Mullahey (Shrek, Mary Poppins), Iris Davies(The Sound of Music), Ben Krieger (The Sound of Music, Pippin), Ethan Haberfield (Mary Poppins), Frenie Acoba (Matilda), Taylor Caldwell (School of Rock), Chris Sumpter (Matilda),Luka Kain (South Pacific), Stephen Sayegh (Pippin), Theodora Silverman (Once), and many more! Special performances by NYC Tap Crew and Dance Attitudes.

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The Hosts of Lyrics For Life-Casey Simpson and Mackenzie Ziegler

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The Cast Singing HAPPY

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Dance Attitudes

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Theodora Silverman, Jolie Wasserman, Julianna Rigoglioso, Abbey Rose Gould, Rachel Arianna and Rachel McVey

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Dear Future Husband ensemble-Dylan Brod, Kaylin Hedges, Sadie Lock, Sofia Pellegrino and Jolie Wasserman

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Delaney Ragusa

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Sumaya Bouhbal

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Daniella Bivas and Logan Applin

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Cordelia Comando, Jeorgi Smith and Ruby Griffin

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Swayam Bhatia

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Mavis Simpson-Ernst

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Haley Lanzoni and Grant Albright

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NYC Tap Crew

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Ben Krieger and Stephen Sayegh

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Spring Awakening Medley featuring-Kaitlyn Franck, Ireland Horan, Caroline Kiernan, Emma Kops, Charlotte MacMurray, Madison Mullahey and Liza Retter

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Zachary Brod and Grace Mozitis

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Katie Breckinridge and Meghan Jenkins

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Sophie Knapp

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Kalli Donald

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Sadie Seelert

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Thomas Becht, Maddox Elliot, Zach Anderson and Bobby Becht

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Toleeya Napolitano

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Michael Nigro

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Victoria Csatay and Josiah Jacoby

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School of Rock Ensemble

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Peyton Ella

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Raquel Wallace

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Gold Ensemble

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Brooke Cheek

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Elizabeth Crawford, Kate Godfrey and Ashley Lanzoni

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Erich Schuett

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Disney Medley Ensemble

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Zoe Latanision and Ian Latanision

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Ethan Haberfield

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Christie Kim

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Thomas Miceli from Dance Attitudes

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Bryce Edwards

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Ben Krieger, Jeremy Lanuti, Ashley Brooke, Iris Davies and Austin Levine

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Oona Laurence, Jete Laurence and Aimee Laurence

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Hamilton Medley

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Casey Simpson

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Casey Simpson

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Annabelle Kempf

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Rachel Resheff, Luka Kain, Eden Duncan-Smith and Chris Sumpter

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Abigail Paige Murphy

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Remy McCoy

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Ashley Brooke

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Sophie Glenn

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Laurissa Romain

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Sinai Tabak (Musical Director)

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Casey Simpson and Mackenzie Ziegler

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The Cast, Crew and Creative Team for Lyrics For Life Show

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Danielle Becht, Victoria Csatay, Caitlyn Kops, Erin Haggerty, Tahlia Ellie, Rachel Arianna, Amanda Swickle and Rachael McVey

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Nicole Wildy and Sumaya Bouhbal

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Madison Zamor, Nicole Wildy and Raquel Wallace

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Josiah Jacoby

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Danny Pena, Josiah Jacoby, Nicole Wildy, Sumaya Bouhbal, Madison Zamor and Raquel Wallace

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Kalli Donald, Raquel Wallace, Nicole Wildy, Brooke Cheek, Sumaya Bouhbal and Madison Zamor

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Grant Albright and Haley Lanzoni

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Thomas Becht, Maddox Elliot, Zach Anderson and Bobby Becht

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Jeorgi Smith, Cordelia Comando and Ruby Griffin

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Jeorgi Smith

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Lisa Retter, Kaitlyn Franck, Carrie Berk, Emma Kops, Caroline Kiernan, Charlotte MacMurray, Jack Richman and Ireland Horan

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Oona Laurence, Jete Laurence and Aimee Laurence

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Eden Duncan-Smith, Chris Sumpter, Luka Kain and Rachel Resheff

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Meghan Jenkins and Katie Breckinridge

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Laurissa Romain

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Dance Attitudes

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Thomas Miceli

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Thomas Miceli and Dance Attitudes

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Zachary Brod and Grace Mozitis

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Michael Nigro

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Catherine Pickett, Alyssa Franck, Hannah Dubroff, Victoria Csatay and Chloe Smith

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Bryce Edwards

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Brionna Trilling, Jaylen Baron and Sophia Guarnaschelli

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Remy McCoy, Abigail Paige Murphy and Sophie Glenn

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Casey Simpson

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Laura Luc and Sinai Tabak

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Casey Simpson and Mackenzie Ziegler

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Casey Simpson, Laura Luc and Mackenzie Ziegler

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Sinai Tabak (Musical Director), David White ad Tom Jorgensen

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Thommie Retter(NYC Tap Crew) , Abigail Paige Murphy and Grace Mozitis

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Thommie Retter and his daughters Liza Retter and Bella Retter

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Sophie Knapp

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