Both Katie Rose Clarke (former Glinda – Broadway, 1st Ntl. Tour) and Natalie Weiss (former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – 2nd Ntl. Tour) will be performing at a concert entitled BROADWAY FOR SELF HELP AFRICA on March 3, 2014 at (Le) Poisson Rouge.
The concert will be at 7:30 pm and features a variety of performers, names of whom can be found in the article listed below. Proceeds from the benefit go directly to an organization called Self Help Africa, which, according to the press release, “non-profit with a pro-profit approach to rural Africa. Through nurturing entrepreneurship and providing economic opportunities, Self Help Africa helps to lift some of the poorest communities out of poverty. Over 30 years, the organization has provided nearly 2 million people with the opportunity to make a sustainable income through their own initiatives: A help up, not a hand-out.”
Tickets are $100 for VIP tickets, $50 for table seating and $25 for standing room.