A special one-night only, all-star concert of the acclaimed Jerry Herman and Michael Stewart musical Mack & Mabel will be performed at Avery Fisher
Hall, Lincoln Center. Jon Wilner is producing the musical presentation as a benefit for Gay Men's Health Crisis, a not-for-profit, volunteer-supported and community based
organization committed to national leadership in the fight against AIDS.
Jerry Herman will be personally supervising the presentation. This will be the first New York performance of the muscial since its premiere in 1974. Some of the classics from the score include 'Time Heals Everything," 'I Won't Send Roses' and 'Tap Your Troubles Away."
Michael Feinstein, Debbie Gravitte, Nathan Lane, Donna McKechnie, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Douglas Sills, Leslie Uggams, Marissa Jaret Winokur, Radio City Music Hall Rockettes and Uptown Express from the New York City Gay Men's Chorus are among the stars that will perform in this once-in-a-lifetime musical event. The benefit evening will be directed by Arthur Allan Seidelman, with choreography by Dan Siretta and musical direction by Donald Pippin (participants subject to change). Mr. Herman himself will also be performing.