(Northport, NY – February 5, 2013) – On Tuesday, February 5, Richard T. Dolce, Producing Artistic Director and Co-Owner of the John W. Engeman Theater and Kevin J. O’Neill, Managing Director and Co-Owner of the John W. Engeman Theater presented a check to John Miller, CEO of the American Red Cross on Long Island with money they raised to help in the Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.
After each performance of A Christmas Carol – A Ghost Story of Christmas, the John W. Engeman Theater collected donations for the American Red Cross to help with Hurricane Sandy recovery. In total the theater collected $27,602 during the run of the Holiday show.
“Without organizations like the John W. Engeman Theater at Northport the Red Cross would not be able to provide our Relief Services,” said John Miller, CEO of the American Red Cross on Long Island.
“We are proud to support the American Red Cross in its efforts to provide relief to the Long Island Community,” said Kevin J. O’Neill Managing Director and Co-Owner of the John W. Engeman Theater at Northport.
For more information on donating to the American Red Cross please visit redcross.org. For a complete show schedule and more information contact the theater directly at 631-261-2900, visit the box office at 250 Main Street, Northport or visit www.EngemanTheater.com
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation’s blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org
The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport is Long Island’s only year round professional theater company, casting our actors from the Broadway talent pool. From curb to curtain, we have made it our business to provide affordable, quality theater in an elegant one-of-a-kind location with outstanding facilities and extraordinary service. The renovated Theater offers stadium-style seating, state-of-the-art lighting and sound, a full orchestra pit, and a classic wood-paneled piano lounge with full bar.
Photo attached Left to Right: Richard T. Dolce, Producing Artistic Director at the John W. Engeman Theater; John Miller, CEO of the American Red Cross on Long Island; Kevin J. O’Neill, Managing Director of the John W. Engeman Theater.