A dog and cat fundraising event, benefiting 25 New York City animal shelters and rescue groups, will take place on Sat., July 10 from 3:30-6:30 pm in Shubert Alley. Bernadette Peters and Mary Tyler Moore created the event, dubbed Broadway Barks, to raise awareness of the plight of homeless animals. Broadway Barks has helped over 300 animals find homes.
Many theatre stars will participate, including Mario Cantone, Patrick Cassidy, Michael Cerveris, Kristin Chenoweth, Veanne Cox, Paige Davis, Neil Patrick Harris, Shirley Jones, Eartha Kitt, Swoosie Kurtz, Idina Menzel, Donna Murphy, Audra McDonald, Denis O'Hare, and Tonya Pinkins, among others. For more info, visit www.broadwaybarks.com or call (212) 840-0770, ext. 245.