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Broadway Bakes, Featuring Audra McDonald, Fun Home Stars, and More, Announces Schedule

Buy Schmackary’s cookies for a good cause.

Broadway's Audra McDonald and Will Swenson are both scheduled to participate in Schmackary's 3rd annual Broadway Bakes event.
Broadway's Audra McDonald and Will Swenson are scheduled to participate in Schmackary's third annual Broadway Bakes.
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Gourmet cookie company Schmackary’s hosts its third annual Broadway Bakes event from May 25-29. Over those five days, many Broadway stars will come together to work behind the counter at Schmackary’s each day from 3-7pm in support of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

Half of the proceeds from cookies sales and 100 percent of the tips generated while the Broadway stars are working at Schmackary’s will go directly to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. In its first two years, Schmackary’s Broadway Bakes event helped raise more than $25,000 for the organization.

The schedule is as follows:

Monday, May 25
Josh Young (Amazing Grace)
Ricky Ubeda (On the Town)
Alex Wong (The King and I)
Melanie Moore (Finding Neverland)

Corey Cott (Gigi)
Laura Osnes (Cinderella)
Laura Michelle Kelly (Finding Neverland)
Lora Lee Gayer (Doctor Zhivago)

Tuesday, May 26
Chris Rice (The Book of Mormon)
Clay Thomson (Matilda The Musical)
Lesli Margherita (Matilda The Musical)

Wednesday, May 27
Lena Hall (Hedwig and the Angry Inch)

David Burtka (It Shoulda Been You)
Kate Reinders (Something Rotten!)

Thursday, May 28
James Monroe Iglehart (Aladdin)
Rob McClure (Honeymoon in Vegas)

Beth Malone (Fun Home)
Emily Skeggs (Fun Home)
Sydney Lucas (Fun Home)

Friday, May 29
Audra McDonald (A Moon for the Misbegotten)
Will Swenson (A Moon for the Misbegotten)
Heidi Blickenstaff (Something Rotten!)

Tony Yazbeck (On the Town)

Schmackary's is located at 362 West 45th St.