The Help Educate At Risk Teens Foundation (HEART) will hold “Songs from the HEART: A Night to Support Teens,” a Broadway Gala fundraiser to promote teen suicide and prevention awareness.
Headlining the evening’s entertainment will be actor/singer/songwriter BRIAN FALDUTO (Billy in School of Rock), who just released his first EP “Love One Another;” and grew up in Pequannock, NJ, singer/songwriter ZACH MATARI, a Montville native and winner of the “John Lennon Song Writing Contest for his singles “Up to You” & “When the Levee Breaks;” and child star JAMES IGNACIO, who recently appeared in Lincoln Center’s production of The King and I. In addition, the Mayo Performing Arts Company, comprised of students ages 13-21 who share their love of musical theater to better the community, will perform selections from the Broadway hit Dear Evan Hansen. Special guests will include Dawn Doherty and Phyllis Alongi from the Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide, and Wendy Sefcik, who lost her son to suicide and is now an advocate for mental health awareness. Light refreshments, drinks, and a silent auction round off the evening.
Location: The Mayo Performing Arts Center Starlight Room» More Info