The 2017 Meeting House Fundraising Benefit!
Event Co-Chairs Stacey Feller and Alexis Mintz
LIVE SONGS & MUSIC FROM HAMILTON: AN AMERICAN MUSICAL!
We are excited about the evening's entertainment which will bring our community together to raise awareness about the Meeting House and the importance of Social Emotional Learning for children. The proceeds raised will support educational efforts and our scholarship population which comprises nearly thirty percent of enrollments.
Performing the Hamilton songs this evening will be four respected musical theater stars who have appeared in a variety of shows.
Tuesday May 9, 2017 at 7:00 PM
The Metropolitan Room
34 West 22nd St., New York, NY 10010
Doors Open at 6:00 PM
We want to extend our appreciation to the growing list of generous SPONSORS that include: Stacey Feller, Alexis Mintz, Royal Bank of Canada, Jennifer Steingart, Ira M. Resnick Foundation, Lori Gordon Mullaney, Natasha de Mallmann, Peter & Andrea Resnick, Scott & Kimberly Resnick, Audra Zuckerman & Mitch Rubin, Elisabeth Doyle, Harry & Jill Kargman, Nicole Giroux & Michael Reeber, Elaina LaRusso & Richard Ferrari, The Flawlesss Foundation, Holly & Jonathan Lipton, Marks Paneth LLP, Lorna & Mitch Schamroth, Michael Torkin and Jean Troubh
Carvens Lissaint is a Performance Artist/Poet who grew up on the Upper West Side in Harlem, New York. He has won many poetry competitions across the United States and began a career in musical theater in 2007. He is a member of the Hip Hopera Theater troups and his one-man show 'Walk' was revealed at the Hip Hop Theater Festival in 2009. He was also featured as a TED Speaker in April 2012.
Joining the benefit performance this evening will be Actor/Singer Diego Klock-Perez who currently appears in the Hip Hop musical, In The Heights.
The Singer/Actor Claudia Yanez is currently performing in the Off Broadway show Spamilton: An American Parody.
Accompanying the singers this evening will also be Mike Moise on piano. He is currently in the orchestra pit and serving as cover conductor for Hamilton on Broadway.
The Master of Ceremonies for this event will be David M. "Dave" Price, who is the well-loved weekday afternoon weather forecaster for WNBC-TV in New York City.