Raise Your Voice: A Cabaret For A Cure was created by NYU student Rob Morean after he fought and won his battle against Stage 2 Hodgkins Lymphoma in the Fall of 2014, entering remission in January 2015. Now in its 2nd year, Raise Your Voice is a benefit concert to raise funds for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) and their lifesaving blood cancer research.
Featuring some of television and Broadway's biggest stars, Raise Your Voice aims to inspire and empower anyone whose lives have been touched by cancer. Hosted by Zuzanna Szadkowski (“Gossip Girl”), inpiring evening of song and dance will feature performances by Eden Espinosa (Wicked), Tony Award nominee Max von Essen (An American In Paris), Drama Desk Award winner Claybourne Elder (Road Show), Michael McElroy and the Broadway Inspirational Voices ensemble, Derek Klena (Wicked), Natalie Weiss (Everyday Rapture), singer/songwriter Joey Contreras, and more, and will be accompanied by a cast of NYU's up-and-coming performers.
(left-right): The stars of Raise Your Voice: A Cabaret for a Cure 2015 Michael McElroy, Caissie Levy, lymphoma survivor Rob Morean, Eden Espinosa, and Derek Klena.