Soap Stars Play Ball for Charity
Thursday, April 16, 2009 1:37 AM EDT | By Scotty Gore
(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Actors from “As the World Turns,” “Guiding Light,” and “One Life to Live” sign up to attend celebrity softball tournament.
Now in its eleventh year, the Tammy Rubin Rice Celebrity Softball Game, whose namesake died of breast cancer, is sponsored by the Shorefront Friends for Hospice. The voluntary organization offers supportive health services for terminally ill patients.
Scheduled to represent ABC at this year’s game are the following cast members from “One Life to Live”: Eddie Alderson (Matthew Buchanan), Kristen Alderson (Starr Manning), Brandon Buddy (Cole Thornhart), Scott Clifton (Schuyler Joplin), John-Paul Lavoisier (Rex Balsom), Sean Ringgold (Shaun), Jason Tam (Markko Rivera), Brittany Underwood (Langston Wilde Cramer), and Austin Williams (Shane Morasco). Representing CBS will be Billy Magnussen (Casey Hughes) and Marnie Schulenburg (Alison Stewart) from “As the World Turns” and Bonnie Dennison (Daisy Lemay) and Caitlin van Zandt (Ashlee Wolfe) from “Guiding Light.”
The 11th Annual Tammy Rubin Rice Celebrity Softball Game will be held on Saturday, June 6, 2009 at the Midwood High School softball field in Brooklyn, New York, located at Avenue K and East 16th Street. The gates open at 11:00 am edt, with the game beginning at 11:30 am edt. Tickets cost $25.00 each, and all proceeds go to benefit the charity.
To order tickets, please send a check or money order, along with a self-addressed stamped envelope, to Shorefront Friends for Hospice (C/o Jodi Waxman), at 61 Bay 35th Street Brooklyn, New York 11214. For more information, click here to e-mail the event organizer.
“As the World Turns” airs Weekdays on CBS. Anytime on CBS.com. Check local listings.
“Guiding Light” airs Weekdays on CBS. Anytime on CBS.com. Check local listings.
“One Life to Live” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings.
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