Sunday, April 12, 8PM Theatre 80 St. Marks, NY, NY
Contact: 212-470-6277 or Akpoem2@aol.com
PATTI SMITH will headline Sunday’s benefit show at Theatre 80 St.Marks for the East Village Fire Victims. The show has sold out.
In addition to STING’S huge contribution, there have been major gifts from STONE GOSSARD of PEARL JAM and GERTRUDE STEIN of THE BORIS LURIE FOUNDATION. In addition, handsome donations have come in from some major megastars who have chosen to remain anonymous. The show has turned into a Benefit For Bengladash-scale major music festival with over Sixteen acts, including RANDY JONES of THE VILLAGE PEOPLE, who will MC, DEV of BLOOD ORANGE, MOTHXR (whose lead singer is the star of GOSSIP GIRL), MOLLIE KING, who has opened for BOB DYLAN, ON KA’A DAVIS, CHRIS RIFFLE, DAVID PEEL AND THE LOWER EAST SIDE BAND, SLIDELUCK presenting slideshows of the East Village’s celebrated history by renowned photographers SPENCER TUNICK, CLAYTON PATTERSON, KEN SCHLES and Q SAKAMAKI, and much more.
ALAN KAUFMAN PRESENTS: PATTI SMITH emcee: RANDY JONES of THE VILLAGE PEOPLE MOLLIE KING DAVID PEEL AND THE LOWER EAST SIDE BAND ON KA’A DAVIS ENSEMBLE DEV of BLOOD ORANGE CHRIS RIFFLE SLIDELUCK present slideshows of the East Village’s celebrated history by renowned photographers SPENCER TUNICK, CLAYTON PATTERSON, KEN SCHLES and Q SAKAMAKI. MOTHXR MALACHI MCCOURT THE BOWERY BOYS KAYVON ZAND RODERICK ROMERO LEANNE BORGHESI EDGAR OLIVER PABLO CONEJERO LOPEZ THE CAST OF GRINDR THE OPERA ANTHONY ZITO Stage Manager: Isaac Hindin-Miller; Coordinator: Jennifer Pugh; Co-Director Jim Storm; Consultant: Roderick Romer
#savenyc (Photo by James & Karla Murray from our book NEW YORK NIGHTS)