Roundabout Theatre Company was thrilled to present a Benefit Concert Reading of Damn Yankees
starring Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Matthew Morrison for what was truly a memorable evening. Roundabout would like to especially thank the following major supporters who helped make the event possible: Underwriters Roxanne and Scott Bok, Michael T. Cohen, Colliers International NY LLC, Kiendl and John Gordon, Tom and Kitty Patterson Kempner, and Diane and Tom Tuft, event sponsor Google along with benefit donors who helped raise over $540,000 for all of Roundabout’s many programs, including Education at Roundabout.
Monday, December 11, 2017 at 7:30pm
The Stephen Sondheim Theatre, 124 West 43rd Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues)
Would you do ANYTHING to help your favorite baseball team win the pennant? In the Faustian baseball musical, Damn Yankees
, Joe Boyd sells his soul to the devil to be the home run hitter that will guide his favorite team, the Washington Senators, to a win against those “damn Yankees.” Featuring the classical musical theatre standards, "Heart," “Two Lost Souls” and "Whatever Lola Wants”, follow Joe in his quest to save his team…and his soul.
was directed by Roundabout’s Associate Artist Kathleen Marshall (Anything Goes
Benefit Underwriters: Roxanne and Scott Bok, Michael T. Cohen, Colliers International NY LLC, Kiendl and John Gordon, Tom and Kitty Patterson Kempner, Diane and Tom Tuft.
Proceeds from Damn Yankees
benefited all of Roundabout’s many programs, including Education at Roundabout which serves over 20,000 students and their teachers in New York’s public schools.
For more information, please see the Playbill program and insert.