Photo Coverage: Broadway Kids Team up For LYRICS FOR LIFE Benefit
Oona Laurence (Matilda, Southpaw) and Owen Judge (Fantastic Four) hosted 'Lyrics for Life' on Sept 9th at Symphony Space, and BroadwayWorld was on the scene. Below, check out photos from the kid-centric event!
In honor of World Suicide Prevention Week, this event features 120+ young performers from Broadway, TV & Film, singer/songwriters and award-winning dancers. Proceeds from the event will benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
The lineup includes: Tony Award Winner Trent Kowalik (Billy Elliot), Rozi Baker (Bonnie & Clyde, Mary Poppins, Shrek),Gracie Beardsley (The Grinch), Paige Brady (Matilda, Radio City Spring Spectacular), Ashley Brooke (Doctor Zhivago), Meg Donnelly (Trevor, "Team Toon"), Peyton Ella (Gretl von Trapp in NBC's "The Sound of Music Live!"), Tori Feinstein (Matilda, The Grinch), Abbey Rose Gould (Les Miserables), Ethan Haberfield (Mary Poppins), Sophie Knapp (Once), Neil McCaffrey (Mary Poppins, Bye Bye Birdie,Billy Elliot), Madeline Pace (Once), Shereen Pimentel (The Lion King), Laurissa Romain (South Pacific), Presley Ryan (Beaches, The Grinch), Stephen Sayegh (Pippin), Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita, Les Miserables), Kolette Tetlow(Once), Brionna Trilling (Billy Elliot), Raquel Wallace (Nickelodeon's "Dora & Friends"), Madison Zamor (Radio City Christmas Spectacular), Sawyer Nunes (Matilda, Finding Neverland), Matthew Gumley (Elf, The Addams Family, Mary Poppins, Beauty & the Beast) and many more.
Tickets range from $30-$75. Purchase tickets at the Symphony Space Box Office or online at www.LyricsforLifeNYC.com.
Oona Laurence and Owen Judge Host tonight's event
The Broadway Babies
Caroline Kiernan, Abbey Rose Gould, Meghan Jenkins and Melissa Aliotta
Bobby Becht and Kayla Tori
Disney Medley Ensemble
Caitlyn Kop and Madeleine Pace
A Whole New World Ensemble
Elana Rae Cantor
The Hype Girlz
Grace Julia Mozitis and Grant Emerson Albright
Nicolette Palombo and Rosalind Heim
David J. Wiens
Charlotte MacMurray, Sadie Lock and Anna McCarthy
Josiah Jacoby and Anna Kale Cibrian
Freak Flag Ensemble
Broadway Youth Ensemble
Kaylin Rose Weller, Jeorgi Smith and Johanna Regan
Nicholas J. Oliveri
Nerghiz Sarki, Toleeya Napolitano, Rachel McVey
Fifth Harmony-Gabrielle Sorbo, Megan Johnson, Alex Luft, Elana Rae Cantor and Sherlana Forgenie
80's Dance Party
Laura Luc and the cast
Photo Credit: Genevieve Rafter-Keddy