Event Details
  • TRU Love 2017: Celebrating 25 Years of TRU
    November 5, 2017
    12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Available Tickets Price Qty*
Performance Only (1PM - does not include lunch) $70.00 (USD)  / ticket  
Show & Lunch Ticket (1PM) $150.00 (USD)  / ticket  
Cocktail Hour, Show & Lunch (noon) $175.00 (USD)  / ticket  
VIP Seating, Cocktail Hour, Show & Lunch (noon) $225.00 (USD)  / ticket  

*Please note that a maximum number of 10 tickets can be purchased for this event per order.

TRU Love 25th Anniversary Benefit

Sunday afternoon, November 5th

Theater Resources Unlimited
and our Honoree Benefit Committee
Michael Alden, Daniel Beaty, Martin Charnin,
R. Erin Craig, Dani Davis, Michele Lee,
Eric Krebs, Daryl Roth, Catherine Schreiber,
D Tucker Smith
and Frank Zuback 

invite you to the 2017 TRU Love Benefit


TRU Spirit of Theater Award recipient

Jana Robbins
Producer, Broadway Actress, (Roof of the World, Ragtime revival, I Love You Because, Little Women)

and celebrating 25 years of TRU, community and past honorees, including:

Pat Addiss, Michael Alden, Patrick Blake, Allan Buchman, Linda Amiel Burns,
Ben Cameron, Neil Danoff (in memoriam), Ken Davenport, Van Dean, Teresa Eyring,
Michael Feingold, Ted Greenberg, Woodie King Jr., Patricia Klausner, Elysabeth Kleinhans,
Daniel Marshall, Jerry Mitchell, Barry Moss (in memoriam), Shakina Nayfack,
Edith O'Hara, Michael Presser, Lou Rodgers, Arlene Romoff, 
Philip Rose (in memoriam), Ron Simons, Jennifer Ashley Tepper, 
Fred Vogel (in memoriam), Cheryl Wiesenfeld, Randall Wreghitt (in memoriam).

Hosted by Klea Blackhurst | Directed by Jim Brochu
Special performance by Steve Ross
Stage Manager Jim Semmelman

Cocktail Hour: 12PM
3-course Luncheon: 1PM
Awards & Entertainment: 1:45PM

Caroline's On Broadway: 1626 Broadway (between 49th & 50th Streets)
Handicap-accessible entrance: 750 Seventh Avenue (between 49th & 50th Streets)

Make a donation in honor of one of our honorees, pay for a Cash Appeal Pledge, raffle tickets or balance due with this button:


 The Performance will include a LIVE AUCTION of a $10,000 Uniworld River Cruise.  Reception will also feature a Silent Auction with prizes that include tickets to various Broadway and Off-Broadway shows plus consultations, coachings and lots more to be announced.

CLICK HERE to purchase an ad in the benefit journal.

Jana Robbins was recently producer of Roof of the World (formerly The Great Game) by D. Tucker Smith at Kansas City Rep, with plans for a New York production. Jana made her Broadway producing debut with the Broadway musical of Little Women starring Sutton Foster and Maureen McGovern. She was one of the producers of the acclaimed Ragtime revival, as well as off-Broadway's White's Lies. She was also one of the producers of the Off-Broadway musical I Love You BecauseUnlock'd won the "Best of the Fest" Award at the New York Musical Theater Festival, and Talkin' Broadway called it "One of the most ravishing new musicals of 2007!" She produced The Jazz Age by Allan Knee (Little Women, Finding Neverland) in a limited run at 59E59 St., which she produced in association with the Blank Theater Co. in LA. As an actress Jana has appeared in 6 Broadway shows including Gypsy (standby for Tyne Daly) and The Tale of the Allergist's Wife (standby for Linda Lavin & Michele Lee), starring opposite Valerie Harper when Allergist's Wife went on National Tour. Her television credits include Law and Order, SVU, Criminal Intent and others, and she was seen in the film of The Women starring Meg Ryan, Eva Mendez and Annette Bening.


Benefit Committee: 

Michael Alden, Martin Charnin, R. Erin Craig, Michele Lee, Eric Krebs, Daryl Roth, Catherine Schreiber, D. Tucker Smith, Frank Zuback


Performances and award presentation directed by Jim Brochu (Last Session, Zero Hour) and hosted by cabaret and theater favorite Klea Blackhurst. Featuring songs from Ragtime, Little Women, I Love You Because... and tributes to 25 years of TRU and past TRU honorees.

Silent Auction:

Live Auction of a $10,000 Uniworld 8 day/7 night European River Cruise and tickets to Hamilton. Silent Auction of Broadway and off-Broadway tickets, consultations, coachings, travel packages and other great gifts!