Friday, March 18, 2011


Jekyll & Hyde’s Cuccioli and Broadway favorites Douglas, Kravits,  Richardson, Robertson, Sabella-Mills and Shepard star in
Bickford Theatre Benefit

The Best of Times: A Star-Studded Salute to the Tony Awards

WHEN: Saturday, April 9, at 8 PM
Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Road in Morristown, free parking and full accessibility
TICKETS: $125 and include the show and a lavish “Mingle with the Broadway Stars” Cocktail Reception, immediately following the performance. A special VIP Donor Package is also available for $250, which includes the show, reception, Priority Seating and Program Book listing. Limited Show Only tickets are available for $65.

Tickets may be purchased by phone at 973.971.3706 or in person at the Bickford Box Office.  Box Office hours for phone sales are Monday through Friday, 10 AM to 5 PM. Walk-up hours are Wednesday through Friday, 11 AM to 5 PM. Please visit 24/7 at

RobertCuccioliThe Best of Times stars Tony Award-nominee Robert Cuccioli (Jekyll & Hyde), and Broadway and Regional favorites Suzzanne Douglas (3 Penny Opera, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill), Christine Marie Heath (I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change), Garth Kravits (The Drowsy Chaperone), Rob Richardson (A Tale of Two Cities), Joel Robertson (Les Miserables), David Sabella-Mills (Chicago), Matthew Shepard (The Scarlet Pimpernel, Wonderful Town), Julie Waldman Stiel (The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber) and Susan Speidel (Saturday’s Highlife).

Audiences can expect to hear musical selections from Tony-winning and nominated shows such Suzzanne Douglasas Les Miserables, Funny Girl, Gypsy, Sweeney Todd, Jekyll & Hyde, Monty Python’s Spamalot, Chicago, Mame, The Drowsy Chaperone, My Fair Lady, Company, The Scarlet Pimpernel, La Cage Aux Folles and more with song favorites including “Defying Gravity,” “This Is The Moment,” “I Dreamed A Dream,” “Not While I’m Around,” “Bring Him Home,” “Wunderbar,” “If He Walked Into My Life,” “Ev’rything’s Coming Up Roses” and “Don’t Rain On My Parade”.

The Best of Times is directed by Stephen Kantrowitz, Bickford Theatre Asst. Artistic Director, and produced by Jodi Chekofsky. Joe Elefante (Broadway’s Jersey Boys and Paper Mill Playhouse’s Hairspray) serves as Musical Director.