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Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse

In response to the devastating typhoon and its aftermath in the Philippines, producers Patty Onagan and Ronn Goswick have announced A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines at The Pasadena Playhouse, a one-night-only event on Wednesday, December 18 at 7:30pm. Proceeds will support the American Red Cross' Typhoon Appeal and its efforts to assist overseas as the people of the Philippines begin to recover and rebuild. Check out the photos below!

A sparkling who's who of Los Angeles and Broadway talent came together to show their support, entertain, and help raise money to assist with relief efforts in the Philippines. The performers, in alphabetical order, include Joan Almedilla, Michael Arden, Sharon Catherine Blanks and Billy Blanks, Jr., Jon Jon Briones, Yvette Cason, LaVance Colley, LorEtta Devine, Danny Gurwin, Cliffton Hall and DeeDee Magno Hall, Kate Harmon, Sam Harris, Dawnn Lewis, Andy Mientus, Nicole Parker, Jennifer Paz and Anthony Fedorov,Valerie Perri, Craig Ramsay, Amy Rivard, Joan Ryan, Gwen Stewart, Lea Thompson, and Nita Whitaker. All appearances are subject to availability.

A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines at The Pasadena Playhouse is directed byJeffrey Polk with (in alphabetical order) John Randall, Abdul Hamid Royal, Todd Schroeder, Gerald Sternbach, and John Gentry Tennyson serving as musical directors.

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
DeeDee Magno Hall

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Cliffton Hall

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
DeeDee Magno Hall and Cliffton Hall

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Michael Arden

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Michael Arden

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Andy Mientus

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Andy Mientus

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
LorEtta Devine

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
LorEtta Devine

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Musical Director Gerald Sternbach

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Joan Almedilla

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Joan Almedilla

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Nicole Parker

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Gerald Sternbach and Nicole Parker

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Nita Whitaker

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Nita Whitaker

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Lea Thompson

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Craig Ramsay, Lea Thompson, Director Jeffrey Polk, and Roy J. Leake

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Craig Ramsay, Lea Thompson, Roy J. Leake, and Director Jeffrey Polk

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Craig Ramsay and Lea Thompson

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Lea Thompson and Roy J. Leake

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Craig Ramsay, Lea Thompson, and Roy J. Leake

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Valerie Perri

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Valerie Perri

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Valerie Perri

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Danny Gurwin

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Music Director John Randall

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Danny Gurwin

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Danny Gurwin

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Anthony Fedorov

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Anthony Fedorov

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Dawnn Lewis

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Dawnn Lewis

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Jon Jon Briones

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Jon Jon Briones

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Jennifer Paz and Musical Director John Gentry Tennyson

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Jennifer Paz

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Jennifer Paz

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Director Jeffrey Polk with Musical Director Todd Schroeder

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Yvette Cason

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Yvette Cason

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Musical Director Todd Schroeder

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Joan Ryan

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Joan Ryan

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Joan Ryan

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
LaVance Colley

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
LaVance Colley

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Andrew Synoweic

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Gwen Stewart

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Gwen Stewart

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Gwen Stewart

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Gwen Stewart

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Gwen Stewart, Musical Director Abdul Hamid Royal, and Sal Lozano

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Gwen Stewart, Musical Director Abdul Hamid Royal, and Director Jeffrey Polk

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Isa Camille Briones and Jon Jon Briones

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Isa Camille Briones, Jon Jon Briones, Cliffton Hall, and DeeDee Magno Hall

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Anthony Fedorov, Jennifer Paz, Isa Camille Briones, Jon Jon Briones, Cliffton Hall, DeeDee Magno Hall, and Joan Almedilla

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Nita Whitaker, Valerie Perri, Jack Lipson, and Gwen Stewart

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Valerie Perri, Jack Lipson, Gwen Stewart, Danny Gurwin, LaVance Colley, Roy J. Leake, and Anthony Fedorov

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Joan Ryan, LorEtta Devine, Nicole Parker, Lea Thomson, and The Grinch

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
Yvette Cason, Dawnn Lewis, Joan Ryan, LorEtta Devine, and Nicole Parker

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
The company

Photo Coverage: A Relief Benefit Concert for the Philippines Rehearsal at the Pasadena Playhouse
The company




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