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Last week, the Beverly Center welcomed the cast of "All My Children" to LA. Production of the show just moved to the west coast from New in January. BroadwayWorld's Audra Stafford spoke with some of the stars about what they miss most about New York ("everything") and what they're most enjoying about California ("the weather"). She also spoke with Cameron Mathison about the highly anticipated 6th Annual ABC Daytime and SOAPnet Salute to Broadway Cares benefit taking place at Town Hall in New York City on March 21, 2010.
At Town Hall's sixth annual "ABC/SOAPnet Salutes Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, stars from ABC's "All My Children," "One Life to Live," "General Hospital" and "The View" will join together, singing and dancing on Broadway for a one-night-only gala concert in support of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. "
"All My Children" star Susan Lucci will headline and Cameron Mathison will serve as host for the evening's festivities. Joining them on stage is an all-star ABC Daytime cast including; Rebecca Budig, Ricky Paull Goldin, Melissa Claire Egan, Bobbie Eakes, Adam Mayfield and Cornelius Smith, Jr., from "All My Children." Kristen Alderson, Scott Clifton, Scott Evans, Kassie DePaiva, Mark Lawson, Nicholas Rodriguez, Tika Sumpter, Jason Tam and Brittany Underwood from "One Life to Live" and Bradford Anderson, Brandon Barash, Anthony Geary, Jonathan Jackson and Nathan Parsons from "General Hospital." The benefit will also feature a special musical performance from Sherri Shepherd, Emmy Award-winning co-host of "The View."
Audra Stafford is excited to share her love of San Diego theatre with BroadwayWorld.com! As the entertainment reporter for ABC-10 in San Diego, Audra covered the world premieres of A Catered Affair and Dancing in the Dark at The Old Globe, the West Coast premiere of Xanadu at the La Jolla Playhouse, and she was also one of only two journalists in the nation to be embedded in a production of CATS during its national tour. |
Audra has also interviewed many of Hollywood?s and Broadway?s finest actors, directors and producers, including Scott Sanders, Tom Hulce, Frankie Valli, Robin Williams, Jon Voigt, Helen Mirren, George Lopez, Teri Hatcher, Dakota Fanning, Jerry Bruckheimer and Henry Selick.
Audra is a distinguished graduate of San Diego State University?s Television, Film and New Media Production program, where she earned two Student Emmys. She also received an Emmy for her work as producer of 10-4 San Diego. Audra is a proud member of the Screen Actors Guild.
To see more of Audra?s entertainment coverage in San Diego, check out her blog: http://audrastafford.wordpress.com