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20/11/2011 An Actors Fund benefit concert of "Dreamgirls"

A concert performance of the show was staged on Broadway at the Ford Center for the Performing Arts starring Lillias White as Effie, Audra McDonald as Deena, Heather Headley as Lorrelle, Billy Porter as Jimmy, Darius de Haas as C.C. and Norm Lewis as Curtis. The concert was in benefit of the Actors Fund of America and was one of the first major public gatherings to be held in New York City after 9/11.

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