Theatre Program alumnus Janio Marrero, FCLC ’11, pulled together a star-studded benefit for the victims of the natural disasters in Puerto Rico and Mexico at the storied Cherry Lane Theater in Manhattan on Oct. 22. Among the many performers was fellow Theatre Program alumna Taylor Shilling, FCLC ’06.

Backstage at the Cherry Lane
Backstage at the Cherry Lane, from left: Rosal Colon, Elise Santora, Taylor Schilling, David Zayas, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Cathy Curtain, and Ximena Salgado.

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