Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
In response to the devastating typhoon and its aftermath in the Philippines, producers Patty Onagan and Ronn Goswick have announced A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines at The Pasadena Playhouse, a one-night-only event on Wednesday, December 18 at 7:30pm. Proceeds will support the American Red Cross' Typhoon Appeal and its efforts to assist overseas as the people of the Philippines begin to recover and rebuild. Check out the photos below!
A sparkling who's who of Los Angeles and Broadway talent came together to show their support, entertain, and help raise money to assist with relief efforts in the Philippines. The performers, in alphabetical order, include Joan Almedilla, Michael Arden, Sharon Catherine Blanks and Billy Blanks, Jr., Jon Jon Briones, Yvette Cason, LaVance Colley, LorEtta Devine, Danny Gurwin, Cliffton Hall and DeeDee Magno Hall, Kate Harmon, Sam Harris, Dawnn Lewis, Andy Mientus, Nicole Parker, Jennifer Paz and Anthony Fedorov,Valerie Perri, Craig Ramsay, Amy Rivard, Joan Ryan, Gwen Stewart, Lea Thompson, and Nita Whitaker. All appearances are subject to availability.
A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines at The Pasadena Playhouse is directed byJeffrey Polk with (in alphabetical order) John Randall, Abdul Hamid Royal, Todd Schroeder, Gerald Sternbach, and John Gentry Tennyson serving as musical directors.
Musical Director Gerald Sternbach
Lea Thompson and Roy J. Leake
Music Director John Randall
Jennifer Paz and Musical Director John Gentry Tennyson
Musical Director Todd Schroeder
Gwen Stewart, Musical Director Abdul Hamid Royal, and Sal Lozano
Isa Camille Briones and Jon Jon Briones