Julie Halston to Host Broadway Belts Featuring Tony Winner Annaleigh Ashford
Tony winners Randy Graff, Cady Huffman, and Judy Kaye are also set to participate.
The sixth annual Broadway Belts concert, benefiting the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, will take place on February 29 at the Edison Ballroom. The event was begun by one of PFF's leading advocates nationwide, Broadway actress and comedian Julie Halston, who will also emcee this year's show.
The concert concert will feature Tony Award winners Annaleigh Ashford (You Can't Take It With You), Randy Graff (City of Angels), Cady Huffman (The Producers), and Judy Kaye (Nice Work If You Can Get It). The lineup also includes Telly Leung (Allegiance) and Robert Creighton (The Mystery of Edwin Drood). Additional performers will be announced at a future date.
Broadway Belts will be directed by Carl Andress with Christopher McGovern serving as musical director and musical supervision by Ed Windels. The benefit is produced for the sixth straight year by D. Michael Dvorchak, Sue Frost, Julie Halston, and Ed Windels.
The mission of the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation is to serve as a resource for the PF community by raising awareness, providing disease education, advancing care and funding research. The PFF collaborates with physicians, organizations, people with PF, and caregivers worldwide.