Stars In The House is a great way to pass time in self-imposed exile and a way to give...
From my friends James Wesley and Seth Rudetsky. I hope to be on with them soon. ~ Lewis
In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic and theatres across the world closing their curtains indefinitely, SiriusXM host Seth Rudetsky and his husband, producer James Wesley have created Stars In The House, a daily live streamed series to support The Actors Fund and its services.
With new shows airing daily at 2 PM ET and 8 PM ET, Stars In The House is a combination of music, community, and education (from CBS Chief Medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook) located on the Actors Fund YouTube Channel. With musical performances by stars remotely from their home and conversations with Seth and James between each tune, viewers can also donate to the charity and interact with the guests in real time. Stars in the House raised over $80,000 in the first four days of airing. Guests include Idina Menzel, Matt Bomer, Sara Bareilles, Grant Gustin, Jason Alexander, Kristen Chenoweth as well as couples confined together like Audra McDonald and Will Swenson, Frozen composers Bobby Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, writers Tina Fey and Jeff Richmond, and more to be announced. Stars in the House plans to stream daily until Broadway re-opens.
Check out the CBS Evening News report featuring the show.
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