Thursday, February 17, 2011
Star-Filled Jim Caruso's Cast Party Plays Town Hall Feb. 17
By Andrew Gans
17 Feb 2011
A special edition of Jim Caruso's Cast Party, a fixture at the jazz club Birdland, plays Town Hall in Manhattan Feb. 17. The evening benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
Produced by Scott Siegel, the 8 PM benefit boasts Broadway legend Chita Rivera and host Jim Caruso.
Also scheduled to perform are Academy Award winner Liza Minnelli, Tony Award winners Karen Ziemba and Hinton Battle, Larry Gatlin, Marilyn Maye, YouTube sensation "Miranda Sings," Tony nominee Christopher Sieber, two-time Tony nominee Sally Mayes, jazz singer Hilary Kole, R&B tenor William Blake, jazz violinist Aaron Weinstein, Natalie Douglas, Klea Blackhurst, acrobat and comedian Rudi Macaggi, the Dueling Fiddlers and vocalists Jenna Esposito and Lisa Mordente.
Billy Stritch will hold court at the piano with bass player Steve Doyle and percussionist Daniel Glass.
Town Hall Box Office is located at 123 W. 43rd Street. Tickets are $25, $50 and $75 and can be purchased by visiting TicketMaster.com or by calling (800) 982-2787.