Broadway Stars To Perform At CANY Gala
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Tony Award-Winner Dick Latessa, Honorary Board Chair, will bring together Broadway stars to help raise funds for Creative Alternatives of New York (CANY) – which uses drama therapy to help New York’s most vulnerable children and adults – later this month.
This year’s 2012 Annual Gala, which highlights the CANY mission with the theme of “Creativity+ Community+ Change = Rebuilding Lives,” is to be held at the Edison Hotel Ballroom (240 West 47th Street) on April 30, 2012. The 2012 Honorees are Broadway veteran, film and TV star Anita Gillette and CANY Chair Emerita, Ellen Kealy.
Festivities begin at 6:30 p.m. with cocktails, appetizers and silent auction. The program starting at 8:00 pm includes musical performances by Ann Hampton Callaway and Anita Gillette. Other leading Broadway actors appearing on stage include Norbert Leo Butz (Tony winner, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Tony nominee, Catch Me If You Can); Dick Latessa (Tony winner, Hairspray); Cady Huffman (Tony winner, The Producers
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