LOFT 30th Anniversary Benefit Gala Entertainment
Saturday, September 7th, 6:30pm – 11:30pm
Crowne Plaza Hotel – White Plains
Master of Ceremonies
Back by popular demand is Master of Ceremonies Rita Houston.
Known as a nationally recognized tastemaker, Houston is Program Director at WFUV in New York City, and has been entertaining radio and live audiences for years, and her on-air presence is marked by ‘The Whole Wide World with Rita Houston,’ which airs Friday nights from 7-10pm, showcasing her famously wide-ranging taste in music and often features live sessions with artists from around the globe.
On top of dancing to our favorites with a rock’n DJ, we’ll be entertained with a performance by Judy Garland! That’s right, renowned Judy Garland portrayer Tommy Femia will be on hand with music and stories as only Judy can.
Tommy Femia is a 7 time winner of the Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs (MAC) Award for his brilliant portrayal of Judy Garland in “Judy Garland LIVE!”, now in it’s 20th season at don’t tell mama. He has also starred in “Whoop-de-doo”, “I Will Come Back” and, most recently, “Norma Does Men”. The Sunday New York Times did a front page cover story on Tommy Femia in 2011 entitled “The Boy Who Became Judy Garland.”