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Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs

Barry Manilow and cast attended the pre-show party.

There are parties and there are parties. When the party is celebrating a stellar cast of performers for a great cause and they are put together with the Board Members and supporters of The BARBARA SINATRA CHILDREN'S CENTER, you have a special formula of merriment.

See photos below!

For 17 years, Michael Childers has devoted himself to this annual affair which is considered the official launch of the season. As is always the case, this sellout affair boasts a glamorous cast, an orchestra and plenty of showbiz to spare. And it benefits the 36th Anniversary of the Barbra Sinatra Children's Center.

At a very special party at Bighorn, last night, Hal & Diane Dershowitz hosted the cast and supporters of this annual event, with John E. Thoresen delivering the celebratory news that this year more money was raised than ever before.

Tonight the show directed by Scott Coulter, with Musical Direction by Todd Schroeder, will be the place to be.

In the meantime here are some of my photos from the fantastic gathering, last night, where Billy Stritch held court at the piano and plenty of great (pre-show) singing took place.

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Billy Stritch & Barry Manilow

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Michael Childers & Sandie Newton

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Michael Childers & Christine Andreas

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Amanda McBroom & Billy Stritch

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Diane Gershowitz & Richard Jay-Alexander

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Scott Coulter, Barbara Fromm, Bernie Fromm

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Lee Roy Reams, Richard Jay-Alexander, Catherine Adler

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Jamie deRoy, Lee Roy Reams, David Zippel, Karen Ziemba

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
David Zippel, Jamie deRoy, Amanda, McBroom, Billy Stritch

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Richard Jay-Alexander, Chriss Mann, Laura Perloe Mann

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Clint Holmes & Nicolas King

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
James Gavin, Christine Andreas, Eda Sorokoff, Catherine Adler

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Christine Andreas, Scott Coulter, Karen Ziemba

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Richard Jay-Alexander & Clint Holmes

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Carole J. Bufford & Scott Coulter

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Barry Manilow & Scott Coulter

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Christine Andreas & Diane Gershowitz

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Barry Manilow & Richard Jay-Alexander

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Barry Manilow, Stephen Sorokoff, Garry Kief

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Mark Sendroff & Garry Kief

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Lee Roy Reams, Mark Sendroff, Billy Stritch

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Amanda McBroom, Teri Ralston, Lee Roy Reams

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Eda Sorokoff & Barry Manilow

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Barry Manilow & Catherine Adler

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
David Zippel, Jamie deRoy, Barry Manilow, Catherine Adler

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Carole J. Bufford

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Billy Stritch & Klea Blackhurst

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Barbara Fromm, Catherine Adler, Eda Sorokoff

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Seth Sikes, Nicolas King Sean McDermott, Edmund Bagnell

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Anthony Murphy

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Billy Stritch & Nicolas King

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Cast Party One Night Only

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Diane Gershowitz

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Nicolas King & Seth Sikes

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Nicolas King & Seth Sikes

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Hal Dershowitz, Barbara Fromm

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Hal Gershowitz

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
John E. Thoresen

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Barbara Fromm & Bernie Fromm

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Diane Gershowitz

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Carole J. Bufford ,Alex Getlin, Anthony Murphy

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Billy Stritch & Clint Holmes

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Billy Stritch & Clint Holmes

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Billy Stritch & Clint Holmes

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Clint Holmes

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Clint Holmes & Billy Stritch

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Julie Garnye & Billy Stritch

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Julie Garnye', Barbara Fromm, Billy Stritch

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Carrie Stainsby, Todd Schroeder, Scott Coulter, Richard Jay-Alexander, Ken Katz, Dave Gaebler

Feature: NEW YORK, NEW YORK Cast & Supporters Descend on Palm Springs
Eda Sorokoff & Richard Jay-Alexander



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