Nothing Like a Marin Mazzie!



Photo/Video Coverage by MR Anderson


On Monday, October 2, Host committee members Betty Buckley, Misty Copeland, Kelli O’Hara, Bernadette Peters, and Janice Reals Ellig presented the 20th Anniversary of “Nothing Like a Dame.”

The evening, featured all singing, all dancing, and all women, to benefit The Actors Fund’s Phyllis Newman Women’s Health Initiative. “Nothing Like a Dame” honored Tony Award nominee Marin Mazzie with the first-ever Phyllis Newman Dame Award.

Produced by Phyllis Newman, with direction by Bebe Neuwirth, “Nothing Like a Dame” featured performances by Christine Ebersole, Melissa Errico, Julie Halston, Judy Kuhn, Tonya Pinkins, and Karen Ziemba, along with Ali Stroker and Erin Hill, and Ava Briglia, Willow McCarthy and Aviva Winick from the cast of “Matilda, The Musical.”

It was a heart warming evening that raised continuing needed funds for Phyllis Newman’s Women’s Health Initiative.