Update March 3, 2017: Check out our article with photos from the event!
As fans of the story and animated film are already well aware, Anastasia is coming to Broadway this spring. Tom Kirdahy Productions, Silva Theatrical Group and The Garden City Hotel are excited to announce their exclusive partnership in connection with the highly anticipated new musical.
Based on the hit 1997 animated movie by 20th Century Fox, the 1956 Ingrid Bergman film and the true story, Anastasia is the tale of the lost daughter of the last emperor of Russia, following her journey to find her grandmother in Paris through the tumultuous beginnings of the Russian Revolution.
Guests of the March 2 event will enjoy Anastasia The New Musical on Broadway signature cocktails, raffles, a silent auction to benefit Broadway Cares, a beauty bar by The Red Door Spa and a step and repeat for photo ops.
There will also be a special performance by one of the actors from Anastasia, as well as the chef’s selection of passed hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar.
Media sponsors include Anton Media Group, publisher of Long Island Weekly, Boulevard magazine and 16 local community newspapers, Bella Magazine NYC, PopImpresska, CBS Live it Up with Donna Drake and MaKing a Difference with Gail. Event Sponsors include Long Island Sports Cars, The Red Door and Ambient Events.
Christy Altomare and Derek Klena, the stars of Anastasia, will be featured in the spring 2017 issue of Boulevard, due out in May.
Update: On Feb. 22, it was announced that Derek Klena, who plays Dmitry, will be in attendance.