Further casting has been announced for (re:) Directions Theatre Company's upcoming benefit concert of the rarely-seen Seesaw. RTC previously announced stars Celina Carvajal (Toxic Avenger, Tarzan, Dracula) as Gittel Moscal, Kilty Reidy (Drowsy Chaperone, In My Life) as Jerry Ryan, Ben Cameron (Wicked, Aida, Footloose) as David, Erik Sisco (Stonewall Sensation Winner) as Oscar and LaDonna Burns as Sophie.
Joining them will be Sean Ewing (West Side Story Revival) as Julio Gonzales, Kenney Green (Growing Up 70's off-Broadway, Smokey Joe's Café, National Tour, Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber, European Tour) as Sparkle, and Erin Crosby (Forbidden Broadway: The Roast of Utopia, Shout! The Mod Musical) as Ethel and Danielle Frimer. (re:) Directions' Associate Artistic Director John Bronston directs.
Seesaw, the rarely seen classic by Cy Coleman, Dorothy Fields and Michael Bennett, is the first of RTC's Undersung Heroes Series, a trio of concerts celebrating rarely produced musicals and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and (re:) Directions.
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA) is the nation's leading industry based, not-for-profit AIDS fundraising and grant making organization.
Tickets, priced at $40 and $25 on a first-come, first-serve basis, are available at www.brownpapertickets.com or by calling 1.800.838.3006. More information can be found at www.triadnyc.com or www.redirectionstheatre.com/news.html. Space is limited, so advance reservations are recommended.
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