The Actors Fund will host its first annual Paddle Battle, which invites members of the public to square off against Broadway performers in rotating games of ping pong. The event is co-hosted by The Actors Fund Young Professionals committee.
Leading cast members from Broadway’s Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Wicked, Frozen, and SpongeBob Squarepants are set to participate in the three-hour ping pong battle that will take place August 27 at SPiN New York.
Among the Broadway performers who will be playing that evening are Jelani Alladin (Frozen), Anthony Boyle (Harry Potter & the Cursed Child), Josh Canfield (Survivor: San Juan del Sur; Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812), Jessie Fisher (Harry Potter & the Cursed Child), Hunter Ryan Herdlicka (A Little Night Music), Timothy Hughes (Frozen, The Greatest Showman), Aaron Lazar (Dear Evan Hansen national tour, The Last Ship), Julia Murney (Wicked, The Wild Party), Laura Osnes (Bandstand, Cinderella), Alex Price (Harry Potter & the Cursed Child), Wesley Taylor (SpongeBob SquarePants the Musical), Jessica Vosk (Wicked, Fiddler on the Roof), and more to be announced.
Tickets to the event are $100, and include a three-hour open bar, light fare, and unlimited gaming. Click here to purchase.