Concert for Cooper



Location: Virtual

Date & Time: Wednesday, August 12, 2020 @ 7:30 PM 

WHAT: This one-night-only benefit concert celebrates the legacy, mission, and spirit of The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art and supports the school’s commitment to return to free tuition for all undergraduate students! The evening features musical performances, celebrity readings, and “shout outs” from distinguished guests, which together tell the story of The Cooper Union—from the history of civic engagement in the Great Hall to the outsized impact of Cooper innovation in New York and beyond.

WHO: The concert features appearances by outstanding musicians as well as renowned actors from theater, television, and film—winners of Golden Globe, Tony, Emmy, Obie, and Drama Desk awards.

Kathleen Chalfant • Margaret Cho • Tokala Clifford • Alan Cumming • Kimberly Guerrero • Michael Kelly • Jody Long • Brian Stokes Mitchell • Arian Moayed • Tracey Ullman • Alfre Woodard

and musical guests: 
The Broadcast (psychedelic soul rock) • Amy Engelhardt (Bridge and Tunnel Baby) • Ben Folds (performing his hit song Landed) • Jen Malenke (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) • KImberly Marable (Hadestown) • Doña Oxford (Together) • David Wain with Bobby Cannavale (performing Sisters and Brothers) • Aléna Watters (Mrs. Doubtfire)

WHEN: Wednesday, August 12 at 7:30 PM 

WHERE: Online 


MORE: Register for this free, live-streamed event at