HADESTOWN’s Kimberly Marable Joins Kathleen Chalfant, Margaret Cho, Tokala Clifford, Alan Cumming, Kimberly Guerrero, Michael Kelly, Jodi Long, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Arian Moayed, Tracey Ullman, Alfre Woodard, The Broadcast, Amy Engelhardt, Ben Folds, Jen Malenke, Doña Oxford, David Wain, Bobby Cannavale and Aléna Watters for Benefit Concert for Cooper Tonight at 7:30pm

Tune in tonight at 7:30pm for the one-night-only benefit concert to support the The Cooper Unions’s commitment to return to free tuition for all undergraduate students! The show features musical performances, celebrity readings, and “shout outs” from distinguished guests, which together tell the story of The Cooper Union—from the history of civic engagement in the Great Hall to the outsized impact of Cooper innovation in New York and beyond.

Register here.

The concert features appearances by outstanding musicians as well as renowned actors from theater, television, and film—winners of Golden Globe, Tony, Emmy, Obie, and Drama Desk awards.

Kathleen Chalfant • Margaret Cho • Tokala Clifford • Alan Cumming • Kimberly Guerrero • Michael Kelly • Jodi Long • Brian Stokes Mitchell • Arian Moayed • Tracey Ullman • Alfre Woodard

and musical guests

The Broadcast (psychedelic soul rock) • Amy Engelhardt (Bridge and Tunnel Baby) • Ben Folds (performing his hit song Landed) • Jen Malenke (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory )• Kimberly Marable (Hadestown) • Doña Oxford (Together) • David Wain with Bobby Cannavale (performing Sisters and Brothers) • Aléna Watters (Mrs. Doubtfire)

with Cooper Union alumni guests

Akshay Anantapadmanabhan EE’10, MEE’11, acclaimed Mridangam artist based in Chennai, India • The Coopertones (acapella) • Patty Jenkins • Daniel Arsham • Julian LaVerdiere • Dick Schwartz • Lee Skolnick

Founded by inventor, industrialist and philanthropist Peter Cooper in 1859, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers education in art, architecture and engineering, as well as courses in the humanities and social sciences.

 

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