ANGELS IN AMERICA

ANGELS IN AMERICA – a benefit reading to support for NO/AIDS Task Force

The Storyville Collective with CrescentCare will be sponsoring a benefit reading of Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play, Angels in America: Millennium Approaches on Friday, November 30that 7:30pm.  The reading is being held in commemoration of World AIDS Day, which falls on that weekend.  All proceeds from the event will go to support NO/AIDS Task Force, a division of CrescentCare.  The event will be held at the First Unitarian Universalist Church of New Orleans at 5212 S. Claiborne Ave.

The Angels in America benefit reading will feature the talents of many of New Orleans most notable actors including John Broder as Prior Walter, Elizabeth Newcomer as Harper Pitt, Michael Newcomer at Roy Cohn, Augustin J. Correro as Louis Ironson, Amy Chaffee as Hannah Pitt, and Jessica Podewell as The Angel.  The cast will also feature Drew Pearson, Max Cohen, Matt Reed and Hannah Kent.  The reading will be under the direction of John R. Proctor.