One Night Only – A Sensational Show!


One Night Only Cast & Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus
Paying Tribute to Broadway’s #1 “Dolly”—The Fabulous Carol Channing!


One Night Only Cast with Producer Michael Childers & Honorary & Event Co-Chairs (front row left)- Ruta Lee, Lucie Arnaz, Carole Cooke, Honorary Co-Chair Harold Matzner, Michael Childers, Co-Chair Terri Ketover, Honorary Co-Chair Barbara Keller, Event Co-Chair Barbara Fromm, Vicki Lewis, Honorary Co-Chair Helene Galen, Karen Ziemba, Sharon McNight


One Night Only Cast & Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus

(Front Center Seated)-Honorary Co-Chair Barbara Fremont;
(3rd from right)-Honorary Co-Chair & Cast Party Hosts Helene Galen & Jamie Kabler
(right)-JFS Executive Director Maureen Forman
One Night Only Cast- Faith Prince, Lee Roy Reams, Ruta Lee


Producer Michael Childers,
Honorary Co-Chair & Cast Party Hosts Helene Galen & Jamie Kabler


Director Jason Graee & Faith Prince


Hunter Ryan Herdlicka & Leslie Stevens


Ruta Lee


Christine Andreas


Carole Cook- Broadway’s 2nd “Dolly”


Liz Callaway


Lucie Arnaz & Klea Blackhurst


Jerry & Barbara Keller
Sponsored VIP Dinner Party


Event Co-Chair Terri Ketover & Senator Barbara Boxer


Andrei Muresan & Director Sponsor Annette Bloch


One Night Only Cast Enjoying VIP After Party


Michael Childers & Honorary Chairs & Co-Chairs at Cast Party Hosted by Helene Galen & Jamie Kabler (left) Honorary Co-Chair Harold Matzner, Event Co-Chair Terri Ketover, Michael Childers, Honorary Co-Chair & Cast Party Host Helene Galen, Event Co-Chair Barbara Fromm, Honorary Co-Chairs Barbara Keller & Barbara Fremont


Patty Newman & Michael Childers at Cast Party


*Photos Courtesy of David A. Lee


The McCallum Theatre was the place to be on Thursday, April 24, 2017! Michael Childers
production of “One Night Only-Hello Jerry” a Tribute to Jerry Herman was a sensational show! BRAVO!!!

Those who attended the performance were treated to a spectacular production with a marvelous selection from the Jerry Herman songbook including numbers from such fabulous Broadway shows including Hello Dolly, Mame, Mack & Mable, Dear World, & La Cage Aux Folles. The outstanding cast included Christine Andreas, Lucie Arnaz, Gary Beach, Klea Blackhurst, Richard Bulda, David Burnham, Liz Callaway, Carole Cook, Scott Coulter, Davis Gaines, Julia Garnye, Director Jason Graae, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Jeff Hocker, Theresa Jewett, Evin Johnson, Alix Korey, Ruta Lee, Vicki Lewis, Amanda McBroom, Sharon McNight, Faith Prince, Lee Roy Reams, Julie Rosser-Balbini, Justin Segura, Raul Valenzuela, Leigh Wakeford, Karen Ziemba and the Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus!

This was the tenth production of “One Night Only” benefiting JFS! Many thanks to the incomparable Michael Childers, sensational Director Jason Graae, fabulous Musical Director Christopher Marlowe, outstanding Executive Producer Ken Katz , fantastic Co-Producer Nancy Downer and to all the exceptional production crew for making “One Night Only” another spectacular event!
JFS would like to thank Helene Galen and Jamie Kabler for hosting the fabulous “One Night Only” Cast Party the night before the show and to Barbara & Jerry Keller for hosting the spectacular VIP Party after the show! Two outstanding fun filled evenings our guests will always treasure!
JFS would also like to extend our deepest thanks to all of our extremely generous
“One Night Only” Sponsors:

  • Platinum & Private Cast Party Sponsors- Helene Galen & Jamie Kabler
  • Platinum Sponsors-Barbara Fremont, Barbara & Jerry Keller, Harold Matzner
  • Angel Sponsors- Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians, Union Bank, Nina & Bob Wernick
  • Gold Sponsors- Jerome Angel Family, Barbara Arnstein, Barbara & Bernie Fromm, Wendy & Robert Goodfriend, Dorothy & Melvyn Lefkowitz, Leo Milmet, Elaine & Jerry Morgan, Bobbi & Mike Resmo, Linda & Manny Rider, Eisenhower Medical Center, jetBlue and Palm Springs Life;
  • Silver Sponsors – Coachella Valley Wellness Foundation & Newman’s Own Foundation/
    Patty & Arthur Newman.

    We would also like to thank our Producer and Director Sponsors.

    A special thanks to our wonderful Honorary Co-Chairs Barbara Fremont, Helene Galen, Barbara Keller and Harold Matzner and Event Co-Chairs Barbara Fromm and Terri Ketover.

    We would also like to thank all of our VIP ticket holders and audience members for all your generous support. Stay tuned to hear what Michael Childers has planned for “One Night Only” 2018!
    Can’t wait!!!