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The Clintons rally with Broadway legends for multimillion-dollar fundraiser

Bill and Chelsea Clinton accent a fundraiser on Monday in New York City with dozens of Broadway legends and comedians, abounding of whom about mocked Republican presidential appointee Donald Trump.Both Clintons thanked donors for accessory the brilliant brindled accident at the St. James Theatre, advancement them to dig added to abutment the attack in its aftermost three weeks. But it was the above admiral who reflected on animosity Trump supporters were having, comparing them with groups of bodies who accept acquainted larboard out in the past. They now feel like outsiders in a country they already acquainted like home, Bill Clinton said, acquainted that those animosity were already aggregate with gays immigrants, African-Americans, women, bodies with disabilities. We don t appetite to leave anybody behind, said the above president. We aloof appetite to breach bottomward the amusing totem pole so we can acceleration together. Hillary Clinton did not arise in person, but taped a video for the 1,700 being event. We are in the final amplitude of this attack and we charge your advice to ability as abounding bodies as accessible amid now and Election Day, Clinton said.The above secretary of accompaniment joked that she auditioned for the star-studded appearance — which was produced by Harvey Weinstein and Jordan Roth — but that the producers said she didn t accomplish the cut. Individual tickets for the accident started at $45 and go to $2,700, but exceptional bales of seats went for as abundant as $100,000. Those who pay top prices were arrive to appear a post-event accession with some of the performers.Based on appearance abstracts and admission prices provided by the campaign, the fundraiser aloft added than $2.3 million.Billy Crystal, who acclimated his aperture address to apish Trump, hosted the fundraiser.Chrystal said Trump was like a 7/11, Open 24 hours and he is aggravating to advertise us applesauce we don t want. Later in the program, during afterwards achievement from Cabaret, Chrystal remarked about how the agreeable was set in 1930s Germany. Or, as Trump and (Mike) Pence alarm it, the acceptable old days, he added.The accident included performances by Hugh Jackman, who sang Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin from Oklahoma; Anne Hathaway, who sang Happy Canicule Are Here Again and Neil Patrick Harris who sang Origin of Love. Actresses Lena Dunham and Helen Mirren and amateur Alan Cumming all batten at the fundraiser, heralding Clinton and announcement Trump and his campaign.

Actresses pose for 2017 Pirelli calendar

Behind the scenes adumbration from the 2017 Pirelli Calendar by Peter Linbergh. Photos by Alessandro Scotti.