Broadway Stands Up for Freedom

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Musical-theater stars raise money for the New York Civil Liberties Union in this annual benefit, hosted by certified Broadway cool person Susan Blackwell. Scheduled performers include Tonya Pinkins, Randy Graff, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Anthony Rapp, Kate Baldwin, Julie Halston, Lisa Kron, Rory O'Malley, Todd Buonopane and the ever-spiky Nellie McKay.
Event phone: 212-607-3374
Event website: http://nyclu.org/broadway