To celebrate the legacy of Arthur Miller and support the Arthur Miller Foundation for Theater and Film Education in New York City public schools, the Arthur Miller Foundation held a one-night-only Broadway benefit performance, featuring readings from Miller’s seminal plays and personal works on
Monday, January 25, 2016 at 7PM
at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre
Ayad Akhtar, Nina Arianda, Alec Baldwin, Ellen Barkin, McKinley Belcher, Bradley Cooper,
Brian Dennehy, Laurence Fishburne, Ray Fisher, A.R. Gurney, Jake Gyllenhaal, Katori Hall,
LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Tony Kushner, Ron Leibman, Peter Sarsgaard, Scott Shepherd and John Turturro. *
All proceeds from the event will support the programs of the Arthur Miller Foundation for Theater & Film Education.
If you share in the vision of the Arthur Miller Foundation, and would like to make a contribution, our address is
The Arthur Miller Foundation
56 West 12th St, #2
New York, NY 10011
Donations can also be made through the PayPal link at the very bottom of our homepage!
* PLEASE CHECK BACK SOON FOR NEWS AND PICTURES FROM THE BENEFIT EVENT!
About the Foundation
The Arthur Miller Foundation believes that arts education is the right of every New York City public school student. To honor the legacy of Arthur Miller and his NYC public school education, we are committed to promoting increased access and equity to theater and film education, as an integral part of an academic curriculum. We believe that if arts education assumes its rightful place in the NYC public school system, we will foster generations of imaginative graduates, enhancing the evolving world of theater, film, and other fields of human endeavor.
For more about our current programs, click here.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
Rebecca Miller + Sandi Farkas
MASTER ARTIST COUNCIL:
David O. Russell
Sherie Rene Scott
Daniel C. Penn
Nicholas S.G. Stern
Further support is provided by the Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770, Deutsche Bank and Penguin Random House.