Make sure you save the date: The annual Easter Bonnet Competition is returning this spring to celebrate its 30th anniversary on Monday, April 25th and Tuesday, April 26th at the Minskoff Theatre. Performers from Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring companies will showcase their talents in song, dance and comedy, topped off by outstandingly creative bonnets hand-designed especially for the event.
The two-day event will be held at 4:30 pm on April 25 and at 2 pm on April 26. Get tickets.
Produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, the Easter Bonnet Competition celebrates six weeks of intensive fundraising efforts by dozens of Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring companies. Broadway Cares’ iconic red buckets will start appearing at theatre exits Friday, March 11.
Last year’s Easter Bonnet Competition raised a remarkable $4,711,386. Since 1987, the 29 editions of this highly anticipated annual event have brought in more than $63.3 million.
This year’s special guests, celebrity judges and more details will be announced later this spring.