Broadway Cares - Equity Fights AIDS

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2013

    Schmackary's Cookies for a Cause; German and Belgian Beer Night at Top Hops

    Happy Wednesday, New York City. Need something to get you through the rest of your Hump Day afternoon? Here's a pair of specials that might help.

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2013

    "Broadway Bares: Winter Burlesque"! Photos By Christian Freedom

    Give people want they want--great choreography, hot bodies, and a terrific cause--and they line up with their tongues out. So when Broadway Bares: Winter Burlesque, a benefit for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, was announced at xl, tickets went so fast they had to add an extra late show. I was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2012

    Barbra Tribute Went Over Like Buttah! (Photos By Andrew Werner)

    There was no night off for fans last Friday, even though Barbra Streisand's two Brooklyn concerts were Thursday and Saturday. Friday was the night they held "Hello, Gorgeous!"--a musical tribute to Babs at Kaye Playhouse, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Barbra the perfectionist would ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2012

    Lorna Luft And Others Sing Streisand Hits!

    And it's to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. This will be my last Barbra item for at least two days, but it's important that you know tickets are still available for the benefit concert featuring various stars doing Barbra's greatest hits on Friday October 12. Lorna Luft is doing "The Ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    The Best Broadway Bares Ever!

    It happened last night at Roseland, raising truckloads of money for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS while lavishing the panting crowd with a Happy Endings show of fractured fairy tales. The stories were carried out in spectacular, sassy numbers that had been choreographed and rehearsed to the max ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2011

    Tracy Morgan Slammed In Broadway Bares

    ​ Tonight's Broadway Bares -- the stripping and dancing revue at Roseland benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS -- had a "Masterpiece" theme, with Baby It's You!'s Beth Leavel taunting the crowd by leering, "Are you ready to get a piece?" And there were plenty for the taking. In one s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2010

    Raunch and Revelations at Broadway Bares

    ​Last night's 20th anniversary edition of Broadway Bares, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, was a splashy gala at Roseland, which I'll tell you about in the column. But let me fill you in on a couple of fun celebrity moments from the revue, which I noticed in between gagging on, I ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    March 24, 2010


    Dust off your ball gown, and your wig

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    Cher and Chaz Jokes From Bruce Vilanch

    "I am Chastity Bono," said funnyman Bruce Vilanch on entering the stage at the Fire Island Dance Festival, which he MC'd. "I'm in transition." The event raised money for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, presenting various dance troupes doing short pieces, interpersed with Vilanch emitting ha-has ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    July 2, 2008


    Rockin’ for a good cause

  • Columns

    June 24, 2008

    Mario Lopez's Underwear Dis

    Chattin' with Loretta Lynn and John Leguizamo; Carol Burnett in action; adventures of Nick Adams

  • Voice Choices

    June 17, 2008

    Body Shop

    Broadway’s sexiest take it all off for a good cause

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2008

    Buttocks Over Broadway: Naked Book To Fight AIDS

    Unfortunately, they didn't have Broadway Bares back in the days of Ethel Merman. That might have turned me gay even sooner. But nowadays, the annual bash is a sweaty, writhing spectacle of hot bods that has long provided a welcome part of choreographer/director Jerry Mitchell's body of work, as it w ... More >>

  • Columns

    April 24, 2007

    Male Parts, Female Parts—Parts for Everyone

    Not only in Lady Chatterley, but also in Lake's and Polley's latest. (And even a role for tiny me.)

  • Music

    April 24, 2007

    A Deluge of Parades

    Promoters, DJs, and dancers alike prepare for some much needed cabaret lawlessness

  • Columns

    June 14, 2005
  • Columns

    September 26, 2000
  • Dance

    November 17, 1998

    Lion's Share

    Black Concert Dancers Storm Broadway

  • News

    August 25, 1998

    Click and Learn

    A new model for AIDS treatment activism