Michael Childers Presents “One Night Only” for its 16th Year with “New York, New York” Benefiting Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center

Tickets Go On Sale Sept. 7!

Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center is thrilled to announce the incredible return of Michael Childers Presents “One Night Only” for the 16th year with “New York, New York” on November 9, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. This year’s theme is all about New York in all its glory from Harlem and the Cotton Club to Broadway and 42nd Street to Studio 54.

Returning to the show with their brilliant talents are director Scott Coulter and music director Todd Schroeder. Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, September 7, through the McCallum Theatre box office online at Tickets can also be purchased by phone at 760-340-2787.

“It is our great pleasure to work with Michael Childers each year to bring the season’s most exciting night of entertainment to the McCallum stage. The production of “One Night Only” – “New York, New York” allows us the opportunity to raise funds to benefit the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center and the important role it plays in ensuring every child’s right to a normal, healthy and secure childhood,” remarked Terri Ketover and Barbara Fromm, Event Co-Chairs.

Michael Childers commented, “This year’s “One Night Only” – “New York, New York” will be one of one of the best spectacles in years! You won’t want to miss this incredible show with pop, rock, disco and Broadway. We are so thrilled that an event I started in 2002, with some of the top stage and screen performers donating their time year-after-year, has raised millions of dollars for local charities.”

This year’s cast is a who’s who list of legendary Broadway, TV and film performers including: Tony® Award winner, 7-time Primetime Emmy® Award nominee and Daytime Emmy® Award winner Jason Alexander; Klea Blackhurst, Academy® Award and Golden Globe® Winner Keith Carradine, Julie Garnye, Alex Getlin, Anita Gillette, Tony® Award winner Debbie Gravitte, Sam Harris, Sean McDermott, 2-time Drama Desk® Award winner Alix Korey, Lawrence Olivier ® Award winner Lesli Margherita, Golden Globe® Award winner Amanda McBroom, Drama Desk® Award winner Ken Page, Teri Ralston, Tony® and Drama Desk® award nominee Lee Roy Reams, Gary Shaw, Tony® and Grammy Award winner Billy Stritch, along with the talented kids of Musical Theatre University and Nickerson-Rossi Dance. Performers appearances are subject to availability.

“One Night Only” – “New York, New York” is November 9, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at the McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert and tickets will go on sale September 7, 2022 through the McCallum Theatre box office online at Tickets can also be purchased by phone at 760-340-2787.

Much of the success of “One Night Only” can be attributed to the continued dedication of the honorary co-chairs: Helene Galen, Patti Grundhofer, Garry Kief, Barry Manilow and Harold Matzner, and event co-chairs Barbara Fromm and Terri Ketover.

Founded in 1986 by Barbara and Frank Sinatra, the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center, located on the internationally acclaimed Eisenhower Health campus in Rancho Mirage, California, is dedicated to ensuring every child’s right to a normal, healthy and secure childhood. For more information visit

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