The Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction returns for its 32nd year September 30, packing Shubert Alley with Broadway stars and theatre fans in an all-day celebration to raise funds for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. The event takes place from 10 AM to 2 PM.
The day-long event allows fans to purchase theatrical memorabilia and bid on one-of-a-kind show props, tickets to opening-night performances, autographed musical phrases, and more.
A roster of theatre favorites and current cast members from Broadway shows are taking take part in the autograph table and photo booth at the Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction this year.
Broadway favorites Erich Bergen, Rebecca Luker, Bebe Neuwirth, Laura Osnes, Chita Rivera, Ethan Slater, and Tony Yazbeck, are set to appear alongside cast members from current shows, including Aladdin’s Major Attaway, Arielle Jacobs, and Telly Leung; Anastasia’s Zach Adkins, John Bolton, and Max von Essen; The Band’s Visit’s Adam Kantor; Dylan Baker and Jason Butler Harner from Bernhardt/Hamlet; Beautiful star Abby Mueller; Will Roland and George Salazar from Be More Chill; Dave Thomas Brown and Cody Jamison Strand from The Book of Mormon; Chicago’s John O’Hurley; Come From Away’s Chad Kimball; Phoenix Best, Alex Boniello, and Sky Lakota-Lynch from Dear Evan Hansen; Frozen stars Jelani Alladin, Greg Hildreth, Caissie Levy, Patti Murin, and John Riddle; Lexi Lawson from Hamilton; Anthony Boyle, Poppy Miller, Jamie Parker, and Paul Thornley from Harry Potter; Jeremy Kushnier from Head Over Heels; Bradley Gibson and L. Steven Taylor from The Lion King; Erika Henningsen, Grey Henson, Taylor Louderman, Cheech Manohar, Ashley Park, Kyle Selig, Jennifer Simard, Barrett Wilbert Weed, and Rick Younger from Mean Girls; Alexandra Billings and John Ellison Conlee from The Nap; Tamyra Gray, Hailey Kilgore, and Isaac Powell from Once On This Island; Ben Crawford, Ali Ewoldt, and Jay Armstrong Johnson from The Phantom of the Opera; Alex Mandell from The Play That Goes Wrong; Eric Anderson from Pretty Woman; Jelani Remy and Alysha Umphress from Smokey Joe’s Café; Ariana DeBose and Storm Lever from Summer: The Donna Summer Musical; Drew Gehling, Katie Lowes, Nicolette Robinson, and Adam Shapiro from Waitress; and Kevin Chamberlin, Amanda Jane Cooper, Isabel Keating, and Jessica Vosk from Wicked.
Upcoming stars include Eric Lochtefeld, Eric William Morris, and Christiani Pitts from King Kong; Danny Burstein from Moulin Rouge; Brooks Ashmanskas, Caitlin Kinnunen, Beth Leavel, Angie L. Schworer, and Christopher Sieber from The Prom; and Celia Keenan-Bolger and Gideon Glick from To Kill a Mockingbird.
Last year’s Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction raised a record-breaking $1,023,309. Since 1987, the 31 editions of this annual event have raised $13.6 million.
The Flea Market benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, one of the nation’s leading industry-based, non-profit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations. By drawing upon the talents, resources, and generosity of the American theatre community Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has raised more than $300 million since 1988 for essential services for people with AIDS and other critical illnesses across the United States.