Legendary civil rights activist and author David Mixner will premiere Oh Hell No!, a special one-night-only event of autobiographical storytelling directed by Stephen Brackett. Proceeds from the evening will benefit Point Foundation.
A natural born storyteller, Mixner brings his audience right onto his metaphorical front porch in his theatrical tell-all, Oh Hell No!, recounting both personal and public details of his headline-grabbing and history-shaping life. The evening features music of Chris Bolan, Megan Osterhaus, Will Reynolds, Sarah Uriate Berry, Laura Bontrager and Emily Bruskin.
Oh Hell No! is presented by Amy and Jeff Towers, and produced by Tim Ranney. Event Chairs include Alan Cumming, Robert Desiderio, Herb Hamsher, Judith Light, Ken Mehlman, Rob Smith, Jonathan Stoller, Jorge Valencia, and Edie Windsor.
Event Co-Chairs include Nigel & Cristen Barker, Gary Belis, Laura Benanti, Gavin Creel, James Garbus, Neil Giuliano, Brad Goldfarb, Rob Grozier, Steven Guy, Byron Kantrow, Thomas Kirdahy, Andrew Lippa, Howard McGillin & Richard Samson,Terrence McNally, Marylouise Oates, Rory O’Malley, Alfredo Paredes,Thomas Roberts & Patrick Abner, Jordan Roth, Thomas Schumacher, Frank Selvaggi, Bill Shea, Robert Shrum, Ward Simmons, Matt Slosar, Bobby Steggert, Jeff Trandahl, Alan Van Capelle and Chely Wright.
[photo by Nigel Barker]