Exclusive Photo Coverage: The MATILDA Kids Celebrate Christmas with Carols For A Cure!
Christmas might be over, but that doesn't mean it's too late for "Broadway's Carols for a Cure, Volume 17"! This 2-disc, annual CD of original and traditional holiday music features stars and casts from the current Broadway line-up, and benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA), one of the nation's leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations. "Broadway's Carols for a Cure, Volume 17" can be ordered for only $25 through BC/EFA at broadwaycares.org or by calling (212) 840-0770 x238 Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST. Volumes from previous seasons are available, too.
Throughout the holiday season, BroadwayWorld will be bringing you our exclusive photo coverage from inside the recording room. Below, go behind the scenes with the company of MATILDA as they record "A Crunchem Hall Christmas."
The CDs will also be sold at participating Broadway and off-Broadway shows in New York during the six-week "Gypsy of the Year" fundraising period, which runs through December 6th. Additionally, the CDs are available at select venues throughout the U.S., including The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC.
The CD presents a wide variety of selections, featuring soloists Kelli O'Hara, Ashley Park, Ruthie Ann Miles, Beth Malone, Joel Perez, Lauren Patten, Marrick Smith, Kally Duling, Jim Stanek, Amra-Faye Wright, Leslie Odom, Jr., Okieriete Onaodowan, Chilina Kennedy, Jarrod Spector, Perez Hilton, James Snyder, James Barbour, Rachel Zatcoff, Arielle Jacobs, Catherine Walker, Chris McCarrell, Wallace Smith, Brennyn Lark, Mary Page Nance, Jonathan Ritter, Kevin Worley, Kristie Kerwin, Ian Knauer, Alan H. Green, Mykal Kilgore, Dennis Stowe, Elizabeth Ward Land, Tom Hewitt, Rachael Ferrera, Toni Elizabeth White, Douglas Baldeo, Graham Montgomery, Jeremy T. Villas and Jonah Halperin.
Photo Credit: Genevieve Rafter Keddy
Rob Jacoby (Flute)
Jim Henshman (Guitar) and David Holcenberg (Musical Director and Piano)
Eric Weidman (Clarinet)
Deborah Abramson (Composer)
Jeanne LaBlanc (Cello)
Whitney LaGrance (Viola)
Jonathan Dinklage (Violin)
Rachel Golub (Violin)