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Laura Bennati and Christian Borle Reunited in Wesley Taylor Proud of Us and Other Short Plays by Wesley Taylor

Laura Bennati and Christian Borle Reunited in Wesley Taylor Proud of Us and Other Short Plays by Wesley Taylor

The Actors Fund announced today that tickets are now on sale for an evening of several short plays by actor / playwright, Wesley Taylor entitled, Proud of Us and Other Short Plays by Wesley TaylorThe benefit performance will be presented for one night only on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 7:30 pm at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street). Tickets are now on sale via

The cast for Proud of Us… will include Tony Award winners Laura Benanti, Christian Borle, Denis O’Hare, Sylar Astin, Carolee Carmello, Jack Griffo, Noah Hinsdale, Kevin McHale, Terrence Mann, Maulik Pancholy, Bryce Pinkham, Nicolette Robinson,Alexandrea Socha, Will Swenson, Raven Symoné, Mary Testa, Michael Urie, and Samantha Ware. All cast is subject to change. A director will be announced shortly. 

Tickets for Proud of Us… are $75, $150, $250 and are now on sale at or by calling 212.221.7300 ext. 133. Tickets that include a post-performance cast party will be available for a donation of $500. For details, please visit

The Actors Fund is a national human services organization that helps everyone who works in performing arts and entertainment. Serving professionals in film, theatre, television, music, opera, radio and dance, The Fund’s programs include social services and emergency financial assistance, health care and insurance counseling, housing, and employment and training services. With offices in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, The Actors Fund is a safety net for those in need, crisis or transition. Visit

Wesley Taylor (Playwright). A Theatre World Award Winner and Outer Critics Circle nominee, Taylor was in the original Broadway casts of Rock of Ages and The Addams Family. Television includes Bobby on “SMASH,” “The Good Wife,” “The Tomorrow People,” “Looking,” “One Life to Live,” and others. He recently starred as the Emcee in Signature Theatre’s acclaimed production of Cabaret and is slated to play God in Denver Theatre Center’s upcoming An Act of God. Taylor is the co-creator/writer/star of “It Could Be Worse,” which was acquired by Participant Media, Pivot TV, Vimeo on Demand, and Hulu. Last fall, The Actor’s Fund produced a reading of six of his short plays, starring Stockard Channing, Nathan Lane, and Debra Messing. In January of 2016, Anonymous Content (“Spotlight” / “Mr. Robot”) commissioned Taylor to develop a digital series based off his stage play, “Little Monsters.”


Suzanna, co-owns and publishes the newspaper Times Square Chronicles or T2C. At one point a working actress, she has performed in numerous productions in film, TV, cabaret, opera and theatre. She has performed at The New Orleans Jazz festival, The United Nations and Carnegie Hall. She has a screenplay and a TV show in the works, which she developed with her mentor and friend the late Arthur Herzog. She is a proud member of the Drama Desk and the Outer Critics Circle and was a nominator. Email:

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