Pul­monary fi­bro­sis ben­e­fit draws Stephanie J. Block

Daily Freeman (Kingston, NY) - - KICKOFF -

Stephanie J. Block, Mandy Gon­za­lez, Mario Can­tone, Robert Creighton and Randy Graff will lend their voices to the fight against the lung-scar­ring dis­ease pul­monary fi­bro­sis.

The sev­enth an­nual con­cert Broad­way Belts for PFF! will be held Feb. 27 at the Edi­son Ball­room in New York City. Ac­tress and co­me­dian Julie Hal­ston, who started the ben­e­fit, will serve as host. Tick­ets are $300 for pre­mium seat­ing and $100 for gen­eral seat­ing.

The ben­e­fit was born from a trib­ute to Michael Kuch­wara, The As­so­ci­ated Press’ long­time theater critic who died in 2010 from com­pli­ca­tions due to id­io­pathic pul­monary fi­bro­sis. To date, Broad­way Belts for PFF! has raised $500,000 for the Pul­monary Fi­bro­sis Foun­da­tion.

Stephanie J. Block

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