Brandon Victor Dixon will help Debra Monk celebrate her birthday at a benefit concert on February 24.
Brandon Victor Dixon will help Debra Monk celebrate her birthday at a benefit concert on February 24.
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Tony nominee Brandon Victor Dixon, currently trotting the Broadway boards as Berry Gordy in Motown The Musical, will help fellow stage vet Debra Monk celebrate her 65th birthday on February 24 at a rock-and-roll show benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

The Debra Monk Birthday Bash will feature the Tony Award winner and her friends performing their favorite rock and pop hits. Celebrity favorites scheduled to join Monk include Charlotte d'Amboise, Scott Ellis, Victor Garber, Andrea Martin, and Ron Rifkin.

The event, set to take place at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, will be directed by JoAnn Hunter, with music direction by Mary-Mitchell Campbell. Additional special guests will be announced soon.