A star-studded tribute was announced today to honor 35 years of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. The Rocky Horror Picture Show Tribute is being produced by Lou Adler and Kevin Duncan while being directed by Kenny Ortega. Several stars have already signed on to play in this event, including acting legends Danny DeVito, Jack Nicholson, singer Billy Idol, actor Jason Segel and Glee stars Lea Michele and Matthew Morrison. According to LeaMichele.org, Michele and Morrison will step into the roles of Brad and Janet with Segel taking on the role of Dr. Scott. All proceeds from the event will benefit The Painted Turtle, one of Paul Newman’s Hole in the Wall Gang Camps. Read more after the jump.
“It is going to be a night out to remember for a very long time,” said Adler. “All of these amazing artists performing those classic songs plus a costume ball; but, most of all, it will benefit the special kids who attend the Painted Turtle Camp.”
General admission tickets to this event will be $50-$100 and are available by calling 1-800-745-3000 or at www.livenation.com beginning Wednesday. VIP tickets and packages, including the post party Costume Ball are available from 5B Events at 310-559-9334.