The 24 Hour Plays

Friday, August 31, 2007

The 24 Hour Plays on Broadway: October 22, 2007

Yes, folks, it's that time of year. We're gearing up for another star-studded extravaganza, in the lovely American Airlines Theater. This time out, we'll welcome some first-timers to the fold, including Edie Falco, Jeremy Sisto and Kerry Washington. They'll be joining a crack squad of alumni (see below) to create a staggeringly overqualified talent pool. Tickets are available at - get 'em now (last year we sold out a month in advance...)!

The 24 Hour Plays On Broadway
Monday, October 22, 2007

24 celebrities risk their sanity and their reputations in 6 short plays, written and rehearsed in a single day!

Length: 2 hrs 00 min
Intermission: Yes
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Montblanc proudly announces the 7th annual performance of The 24 Hour Plays on Broadway. Six brand new plays will be written, cast, rehearsed and performed at the American Airlines Theatre in a single day, featuring an all-new all-star line up of 24 performers, six writers, six directors and one musical guest. This year's performers will include renowned theatre and film luminaries: Elizabeth Berkley, David Cross, Billy Crudup, Michael Ealy, Edie Falco, Mariska Hargitay, Anthony Mackie, Julianna Margulies, Matthew Lillard, Rosie Perez and Kerry Washington

Proceeds from The 24 Hour Plays on Broadway benefit Working Playground, a not for profit cultural organization, that uses the arts to educate, inspire, and enrich the lives of youth in over 40 underserved New York City Schools. Through a dynamic range of dance performance, documentary and film, music, poetry, theatre and visual arts programs, Working Playground empowers youth to develop the creative and analytic impulses that will serve then as students, professionals and citizens.

For over 100 years, Montblanc has embraced the traditions of lasting value and exquisite craftsmanship. The company's uncompromising principles of design, style, quality and workmanship have allowed them to create heirloom collections that are passed from generation to generation. The iconic Montblanc Star is a symbol of excellence - the pinnacle of luxury writing instruments, timepieces, jewelry and leather - and the brand has made an enduring commitment to encourage excellence through cultural advancement. This year, Montblanc pays tribute to Hollywood's legendary femme fatale, Marlene Dietrich, whose seductive gaze and incomparable voice made her a luminary of the golden age of film. Montblanc is pleased to partner with the 24 Hour Company and Working Playground, Inc. to bring arts and culture to the city's youth.