The Actors’ Chapel will present the 21st Anniversary Celebration of Broadway Blessing on Monday, September 17, 2018 @ 7pm at St. Malachy’s Church. The Actors’ Chapel is located at 239 West 49th Street Between 8th Avenue & Broadway.
Founded by Retta Blaney and produced by Kathryn Fisher, Broadway Blessing is an evening of song, dance, and story designed to celebrate the spirit of the new theatre season.
Under the direction of Stephen Fraser, the event features an interview with Chad Kimball from the cast of the Broadway smash hit Come From Away and Kevin Tuerff, who is the inspiration for the character Chad plays in the show.
Also featured will be the cast of Desperate Measures who will offer a sneak peek at this rollicking fun Off-Broadway show.
The evening will also include favorite music from new and classic shows, surprises,and participation by Fr. John Fraser, Pastor of St. Malachy’s, and Rabbi Jill Hausman from the Actors Temple.
Fr. George Drance, SJ, Artistic Director of Magis Theatre Company and Artist-in-Residence at Fordham University will serve as emcee for the evening. Plus, he and Ashley Griffin will share a few moments from Ashley’s play Trial, directed by Lori Petty.
Open to all, Broadway Blessing is a FREE event and will be followed by a reception.