WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty and After The Storm present The Human Heart: Helping Haiti's Children at Joe's Pub. Starring Farah Alvin (Chess, The Look Of Love, Nine, I Love You Because), Tituss Burgess (Guys And Dolls, The Little Mermaid, Jersey Boys), Mario Cantone (Laugh Whore, Assassins), Quentin Darrington (Ragtime), Jerry Dixon (Once On This Island, Five Guys Named Moe), Gregg Edelman (A Tale Of Two Cities, Wonderful Town, Into The Woods, City Of Angels), Kecia Lewis-Evans (The Drowsy Chaperone, Once On This Island, Chicago), Janine LaManna (The Drowsy Chaperone, Seussical, Ragtime), One Life To Live's Mark Lawson, James Lecesne, Michael McElroy (Big River, The Wild Party, Rent, The Who's Tommy), Gerry McIntyre (Once On This Island), Billy Porter (Smokey Joe's Cafe, Grease), Christy Romano (Avenue Q, Parade), Robin Skye (Parade, Cyrano), Stephanie Umoh (Ragtime), Lynne Wintersteller (A Grand Night For Singing, Closer Than Ever) and Andrea Frierson (Once On This Island, Marie Christine, Juan Darien, The Lion King). Directed by Randy Redd, Aaron Jodoin musical directs and leads a 5 piece band with vocalists Cole Burden (Applause), Mary Catherine McDonald, Caroline Dooner, Matt Dengler (A Little Night Music).
All proceeds go through After The Storm directly to SOS Children's Villages.
SOS Children's Villages is assessing the most immediate needs of the thousands of victims of the disaster in Haiti and will provide medical supplies, drinking water and basic food supplies. In the days and weeks to come, SOS Children's Villages Haiti will provide temporary care for children who are not accompanied by adults or even long-term care for children who have lost their parents in this terrible catastrophe.