Bid On A Child's Walk-On Role In SCHOOL OF ROCK, Support Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
Andrew Lloyd Webber goes back to his rebellious roots with his newest Broadway musical, THE SCHOOL OF ROCK. This fast and furious new show about the importance of teaching children artistic expression features an amazing ensemble of kids who sing, dance, act and play their own instruments on stage at every performance.
Charitybuzz is now hosting an online auction for a chance to give your young rocker a one-night-only walk-on role in this terrific new show. The experience includes a wardrobe fitting, a music lesson from the conductor, a choreography rehearsal and the full Broadway treatment. The child must be between the ages of 10 and 14 and shorter than 4'10". Two house seats are included.
The winning bid will support Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, one of the nation's leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations. By drawing upon the talents, resources and generosity of the American theatre community, since 1988 BC/EFA has raised more than $285 million for essential services for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses across the United States. Visit broadwaycares.org.
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Based on the smash hit 2003 film of the same title, School of Rock - THE MUSICAL features music from the movie, as well as an original score by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyricist Glenn Slater, with a book by Julian Fellowes and direction by Laurence Connor.
SCHOOL OF ROCK - THE MUSICAL is produced on Broadway by Andrew Lloyd Webber for The Really Useful Group, Warner Music Group & Access Industries, The Shubert Organization, and The Nederlander Organization. Nina Lannan and Madeleine Lloyd Webber serve as Executive Producers.
The Shubert Foundation, Inc. is the largest institutional funder of theatre education programs throughout NYC public schools and the nation's largest private foundation dedicated to unrestricted funding of not-for-profit theaters, with a secondary focus on dance. The Shubert Foundation, Inc. was established in 1945 by the legendary team of the brothers Lee and J.J. Shubert, producers of more than 520 plays, musicals and revues, as well as owners and operated a nationwide network of legitimate theaters. For more information, visit www.shubertfoundation.org.