CHEYENNE JACKSON
Click Here for More Articles on CHEYENNE JACKSON

Morrison, O'Hara, Jackson, Set for Celebrity Bartending

Article Pixel

Over a dozen Broadway, television and film stars will be featured in the annual "Stockings with Care Celebrity Bartending Fundraiser" at Frank's (410 West 16th Street, between 9th and 10 th Avenues) on Monday, November 13 from 7pm - 11pm.

Matthew Morrison (Hairspray, Light in the Piazza), Chris Meloni ("Law and Order SVU"), Diane Neal ("Law and Order SVU"), Kelli O'Hara (The Light in the Piazza, The Pajama Game), Cheyenne Jackson (All Shook Up), Michael Arden (Times They Are A Changin'), Angie Schworer (The Producers), Jenna Leigh Green ("Sabrina The Teenage Witch", Wicked), Meital Dohan ("Weeds"), Kristyn Ritter ("Gilmore Girls", "Veronica Mars"), Chrishell Stause and Justin Bruening ("All My Children"), Tom Pelphrey, John Driscoll, and Beth Chamberlain ("Guiding Light") and Zach Roerig ("As The World Turns") will join other stars of primetime shows, soaps, and Broadway in the event.

All bartenders' tips will be used to buy Christmas gifts for children whose families either live in homeless shelters or are in jeopardy of becoming homeless and cannot afford to celebrate their holiday.  Patrons are asked to make a $20 donation at the door.  A silent auction and raffle of Broadway show tickets (including Wicked, Spelling Bee, Chicago, and Rent), sports memorabilia, spa and restaurant gift certificates, and couture items will take place to raise additional funds.

"Created by television casting executive Rosalie Joseph and producer Tom Fontana ('Oz,' 'The Bedford Diaries'), Stockings with Care grants the gift wishes of children while preserving the dignity of parents or caregivers.  In its 15th year, Stockings With Care works with various agencies that help families in crisis.  The Children make their wish lists.  Social workers provide SWC with the name, gender, and age of each child.  Individual donors, corporations, and a small army of volunteers come together to purchase and wrap the gifts.  They are then delivered to the parents so that they can personally present the gifts to their children.  The parents are empowered, dignity is maintained and holiday magic is created. 

Last year 3,000 children woke up to a miracle on Christmas morning.  Through Stockings with Care, each child found the gift they had wished for and each parent shared their joy.  For more information, visit www.stockingswithcare.org .



Related Articles

More Hot Stories For You

Breaking: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Will Open on Broadway in Spring 2020 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre
This just in! Mrs. Doubtfire, the new musical based on the filmĀ of the same name, will open on Broadway this coming spring at the Stephen Sondheim The... (read more)

HAMILTON Will Hold A Fan Performance on October 31 With All Tickets Available For $10 Via Lottery
For the second year in a row, Hamilton will host a special fan performance on Thursday, October 31 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on Broadway, with al... (read more)

Breaking: Ethan Slater, Gavin Lee & More Will Reunite to Film SPONGEBOB for Nickelodeon
Following a critically lauded run on Broadway, members of the original award-winning Broadway company of The SpongeBob Musical: Live On Stage! will re... (read more)

Quiz: Which Broadway Show About Gods Are You?
Bring on the monsters because The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson MusicalĀ is officially open on Broadway! We're celebrating Camp Halfblood coming t... (read more)

MOULIN ROUGE To Head To The West End in 2021
The blockbuster Broadway hit, Moulin Rouge, will be heading to the West End in 2021!... (read more)

Tony Nominee Jenn Colella Will Depart COME FROM AWAY in November
BroadwayWorld has just learned that Jenn Colella, original cast member of Come From Away, will depart the musical next month. Colella was Tony-nominat... (read more)