Photo Coverage: Standing Ovations 3 (Concert)



Victor Wallace - Marry Me a Little

April 21, 2005 - by BWW News Desk's SOLD-OUT Standing Ovations 3 benefit for Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS took place on Sunday night, April 17, 2005 at Joe's Pub. The concert was followed by an after-party at Serafina. Produced by Robert Diamond, with direction by Jamie McGonnigal, and music direction by Larry Blank, some of Broadway's brightest came to sing their hearts out for a great cause. BroadwayWorld's next concert, the Music of Neil Berg, takes place at Joe's Pub on Monday night, May 23, 2005.

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA) is the nation's leading industry-based, not-for-profit AIDS fundraising and grant making organization. BC/EFA is the on-going, committed response from the American Theatre community to an urgent worldwide health crisis. By drawing upon the talents, resources, and generosity of this community, BC/EFA raises funds for AIDS-related causes across the United States. Since its founding in 1988, BC/EFA has raised over $80 million for critically needed services for people with AIDS, HIV or HIV-related illnesses.


Photos by Genevieve Rafter-Keddy, Additional Photos by Craig Brockman


Jessica Grove - Take Me to the World

Erin Leigh Peck - Thanks a Lot But No Thanks

Victor Wallace - Marry Me a Little

Barbara Walsh - Out of Africa

Barbara getting into "costume"

Sara Gettelfinger - Come Down From the Tree

Greg Jbara - Isn't She a Wonder?

Julie Tolivar - Gimme Gimme!


Marty Thomas and Kristoffer Cusick - As Long As Your Mine



Marty Thomas

Associate Producer Eddie Varley on stage to introduce Rob Maitner

Rob Maitner - BroadwayWorld fave - I Wanna Be a Rockette

Rob Maitner

William Michals - A Kingdom Calling

Kerry Butler - On My Own, Photo by Craig Brockman

Natascia Diaz - If There Were More People Like You / Sailing On

The boys of UPSTAGE
Michael Minarik, Patrick Garrigan, Wes Coulter, Mike Busillo, Mick Bleyer


Frank Wildhorn on Piano...

...for Brandi Burkhardt singing a new Wildhorn Tune


...and Darren Ritche singing Sarah

Rita Harvey - Fairy Tale, photo by Craig Brockman

Cady Huffman - Maria, photo by Craig Brockman

Cheyenne Jackson - Breeze Off the River, photo by Craig Brockman

Sara Chase - Home

Marty Thomas - Easy As Life


Kristoffer Cusick and Shoshana Bean sing How Could I Ever Know

Shoshana Bean


Jenn Gambatese singing The Promise

Jenn Gambatese

Director Jamie McGonnigal on stage to introduce special surprise guest...

Jennifer Holliday!








A perfect end to the night!

Cheyenne Jackson and Producer Robert Diamond backstage...

For Photos from the Standing Ovations 3 After-Party, click here...