ONE NIGHT ONLY “SEASONS AT THE FOUR SEASONS” BC/EFA BENEFIT CONCERT MONDAY, NOVEMBER 29th (Pixs from philly stye mag party)
“The Jersey Boys” is playing at the Forrest Theatre until December 12, http://www.forrest-theatre.com/shows.htm But on November 29 Philadelphia is going to be treated to something really special.
Kristin Munroe, Editor of Philly Style Magazine, with the cast of the Jersey Boys, Lisa Gaudio and John Colabelli, Publisher of Philly Style Magazine.
THE CAST OF JERSEY BOYS NATIONAL TOUR SINGS “AMERICAN BANDSTAND” HITS AT THE FOUR SEASONS HOTEL PHILADELPHIA
WITH LIVE AUCTION HOSTED BY PHILLY’S RADIO LEGEND, JERRY BLAVAT
Philadelphia, PA – The Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia in partnership with Lisa Gaudio
(daughter of original “Four Seasons” member Bob Gaudio), and the Company of the “Jersey Boys” 1st National Tour will hold a one-night only Concert/Auction to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Monday, November 29th, the evening begins with a 6:30pm Champagne/Hors d’oeuvres Reception prepared by Executive Chef Rafael Gonzalez. At 7:30 the live band hits the stage and the 1st National Tour cast of Jersey Boys will rock the Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia Ballroom singing hits from Dick Clark’s “American Bandstand.” The night continues with a dessert bar, dancing, a silent auction boasting autographed Four Seasons memorabilia, & a live auction offering an opportunity to own one-of-a-kind Jersey Boys collectibles, and the chance to bid on other great items including vacation packages, designer fashions, sports collectibles and rare finds from both Broadway and the pop-American music world. Live auction to be hosted by Philly’s Radio Legend Jerry Blavat.
Rob Wasserman, Jane and Joe Wolf
Quinn VanAntwerp, Brianna D’Amico, Lisa Gaudio, Jennaphr Frederick, Joseph Leo Bwarie, and Carie Brescia
The “Seasons at the Four Seasons” is the effort of the “Jersey Boys” 1st National Tour cast/crew donating their time, talent, and voices to the ‘City of Brotherly Love’ helping to raise awareness for BC/EFA. A portion of the proceeds will also benefit local Philadelphia charities. Slated performers include: Matt Bailey, Candi Boyd, Jared Bradshaw, Joseph Leo Bwarie, Christopher DeAngelis, John Michael Dias, John Edwards, Alayna Gallo, John Gardiner, Steve Gouveia, Buck Hujabre, Denise Payne, Courter Simmons, Joseph Siravo, Ryan Strand, Lauren Tartaglia, Kara Tremel, Quinn VanAntwerp and Kevin Worley.
Lisa Gaudio and Quinn VanAntwerp, who plays her dad Bob Gaudio. Lisa tells me that Quinn has the role down perfect, except that he’s about an inche taller than her dad. Quinn is less than 6 degrees from Kevin Bacon as they are 2nd cousins; he’s BFF’s with Kevin’s sister Hilda Bacon, she’s his performance a couple times.
Limited tickets are $200. A $350 VIP ticket comes with a 6pm private pre-party with a few cast members and preferred seating. Four Seasons Hotel, Philadelphia is located at 1 Logan Square in
downtown Philadelphia. Jackets are suggested but not required. For tickets, please visit
www.broadwaycares.org or call (212) 840-0770 Ext. 268.
ABOUT BROADWAY CARES/EQUITY FIGHTS AIDS
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS is one of the nation’s leading industry-based, nonprofit
AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations. By drawing upon the talents, resources and
generosity of the American theatre community, since 1988 BC/EFA has raised over $195 million
for essential services for people in need across the United States. BC/EFA is the major supporter
of seven programs at The Actors Fund: The HIV/AIDS Initiative, The Phyllis Newman Women’s
Health Initiative, The Al Hirschfeld Free Health Clinic, The Actors Fund Work Program, The
Dancers’ Resource, The Stage Managers’ Project and three supportive housing residences.
BC/EFA also awards annual grants to more than 400 AIDS and family service organizations