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||Steppenwolf benefit with Audra Mcdonald, Seth Rudetsky Sept. 15
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Six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald will reunite with Sirius XM Radio star Seth Rudetsky on Sunday, Sept. 15, at 5 and 7:30 p.m. in the Steppenwolf Downstairs Theatre, 1650 N Halsted St.
Produced by Mark Cortale, the unique format of this show involves a mix of intimate behind-the-scenes stories prompted by Rudetsky's questionsand the music from McDonald's legendary career.
Following the 7:30 p.m. performance, there will be an intimate meet-and-greet with McDonald and Rudetsky, during which guests will have the opportunity to have items signed and pictures taken with McDonald and Rudetsky.
McDonaldwho currently stars on Broadway with Michael Shannon in the revival of Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Luneholds the record for more Tony Best Performance wins than any other actor in history, and is the only person to win all four acting categories.
Rudetsky is the afternoon host on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio's On Broadway as well as the host of Seth Speaks on Sirius/XM Stars. In June 2016, he and husband James Wesley co-produced a recording of "What The World Needs Now" with stars like Idina Menzel, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Carole King and Audra McDonald which went to number one on iTunes and raised more than $100,000 for the Orlando shooting victims.
Tickets for Audra McDonald in Concert with Seth Rudetsky are $85-$150 each; meet-and-greet tickets are $75 per person. Passes are extremely limited; visit Steppenwolf.org or call 312-335-1650.
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