Broadway Stars And More Sing Disney At The Montalban To Benefit Hope Of The Valley
BROADWAY TO THE RESCUE is amping up for one of the most incredible nights in theatre in Los Angeles. In a special performance on October 13th, hosted by Broadway's Michael-Leon Wooley (Netflix's "AJ and the Queen"). Following last year's epic Broadway night, this year, Broadway to the Rescue GOES DISNEY. On this special night, 25 of Broadway's brightest and best, along with an ensemble of over 50 performers, will take to the stage to sing songs and create show-stopping performances based on hits from your favorite Disney movies and musicals, including THE LITTLE MERMAID, MARY POPPINS, FROZEN, HERCULES, ALADDIN, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG and many more.
Featured performers include Eric Petersen (SHREK, SCHOOL OF ROCK), Vincent Rodriguez ("Crazy Ex-Girlfriend," XANADU, PIPPIN), Carla Jimenez (HOUSE OF BERNARDA ALBA, THE MIKADO), Rory O'Malley (HAMILTON, BOOK OF MORMON), Victor Hawks (SOUTH PACIFIC, URINETOWN), Jessica Snow Wilson (LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE), Jason Michael Snow (BOOK OF MORMON, SOUTH PACIFIC), Shannon Durig (HAIRSPRAY), Doug Kreeger (LES MISERABLES, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR), Kathy Deitch ("American Horror Story," WICKED, FOOTLOOSE), April Nixon (SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, CATS), Krystal Joy Brown (BIG FISH, MOTOWN THE MUSICAL), Anne Letscher (FIDDLER ON THE ROOF), Chris Youngsman (GREASE, URINETOWN), Wendy Rosoff (42ND STREET, WHITE CHRISTMAS), Rena Strober (LES MISERABLES), Ciara Renee (BIG FISH, PIPPIN), Charlotte Mary Wen (JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, AMERICAN IDIOT), Jennifer Kwan Garrett (MISS SAIGON, ALADDIN), Issie Swickle (ANNIE) and Justin Michael Wilcox (A CHORUS LINE, BILLY ELLIOT).
Choreography is by Broadway's Joseph Corella, with Alexis Carra and Silvie Gosse. Broadway to the Rescue's orchestra is under the baton of Music Director Ron Barnett. With Ken Craft - Producer, Rose Bae - Producer, Todd Regan - Event Coordinator, and Jake O'Flaherty - Associate Producer. Sponsors for BROADWAY TO THE RESCUE GOES DISNEY are Western Costume Company and Milt & Edie's Dry Cleaning.
Every penny from this event will go to Hope of the Valley, a mission that does extraordinary work for the homeless. As it goes into its 10th year, the monies raised on the 13th will go a long way to help Hope of the Valley launch its new facility, dedicated to keeping mothers and children together.
Tickets are available at www.broadwaytotherescue.com/tickets. Use the discount code MARYPOPPINS for 20% off.
BROADWAY TO THE RESCUE GOES DISNEY is on Saturday, October 13, 2018. Doors open @ 6PM, the show begins @ 7pm. The Montalban Theatre is located at 1615 Vine Street, Los Angeles, CA 90028