Days of our Lives Guests: Autism Speaks Hosts Celebration!
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Autism Speaks hosts the 6th Annual Acts of Love Celebration featuring Hollywood’s hottest stars. All this at the Geffen Playhouse!
Be there Monday, November 10 at 8:00 PM, at The Geffen Playhouse at 10886 Le Conte Avenue in Westwood, CA 90024. Soaps.com has learned that Hollywood’s finest actors will lend their talents in support of autism awareness and research at the 6th annual Acts of Love Celebration on Monday, November 10 at 6:30 PM PT at The Geffen Playhouse presented by Cadillac. A WordTheatre production, Acts of Love: Miracle Workers welcomes you with a special evening of readings and musical performances benefiting the not-for-profit organization Autism Speaks, which is the nation’s leading autism advocacy organization.
Grab your wallets and remember, this is for charity! Tickets are available at three levels. The ever sought after VIP package can be purchased at a cost of $1,000 per person, and this includes a celebrity pre-show dinner at Napa Valley Grille, with premium seating, and admission to the after-party; the Special Guest package, is a cost of $250 per person, includes a pre-show reception, preferred seating, and admission to the after-party; and general admission tickets are available for $150 and include general seating and after-party admission.
You can count on various stars to be in attendance, including special guest soap stars Deidre Hall, who portrays Marlena Evans on Days of Our Lives and Terrell Ransom Jr, who plays Theo Carver on DOOL! Who else is there? Joe Mantegna ("Criminal Minds"), Adrian Pasdar ("Heroes"), Gary Dourdan ("CSI: Crime Scene Investigations"), Peri Gilpin ("Frasier"), Tess Harper ("No Country for Old Men"), Sally Hawkins ("Happy-Go-Lucky"), Linda Cardellini ("ER"), Marc Blucas ("We Were Soldiers" and "Buffy The Vampire Slayer"), Matt Dallas ("Kyle XY"), Brenda Strong ("Desperate Housewives"), Keith David ("Crash", "Mr. & Mrs. Smith" and "Barbershop"), John Glover ("Smallville"), Charlayne Woodard ("Unbreakable" and "The Sarah Connor Chronicles"), Sung Kang ("3-Iron" "Live Free or Die Hard", "The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift"), Shohreh Agdashloo ("24" and "House of Sand and Fog"), Julia Sweeney ("Pulp Fiction", "It's Pat", "Stuart Little", "Beethoven's 4th"), Gil Birmingham ("Twilight," "Skins"), Gil Bellows ("The Shawshank Redemption," "The Weatherman," "Love and a .45", "Ally McBeal") and the Emmy Award(r)-winning cast of HBO's "Autism: The Musical," featuring children from The Miracle Project founded by Elaine Hall. Other special guests include Mary McDonnell ("Battlestar Galactica"), Ed Asner ("Elf," "JFK," The Animal"), Mark Moses ("Mad Men" and "Desperate Housewives"), Greg Grunberg ("Heroes"), Julie Warner ('Nip/Tuck" and "Doc Hollywood"), Raviv Ullman ("Rita Rocks" and "Phil of the Future"), Douglas Smith ("Milk" and "Big Love"), Gregg Henry ("The Riches" and "Payback"), Nina Siemaszko ("The Haunting of Molly Hartley" and "West Wing") Edie Gathegi ("Twilight" and "Gone Baby Gone"), Haaz Sleiman ("The Visitor") and Amber Tamblyn ("The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2" and "Joan of Arcadia") among others.
Soaps.com hopes you'll consider going to this event and if you do plan on going, tickets can be purchased online at Autism Speaks or by calling (323) 549-0500 x 757. We'll update you in this article with any changes before the big date!