Several Long Island entertainment venues, including the John W. Engeman Theater in Northport, are providing free boxes of food to those local entertainment workers who need assistance because the Covid-19 epidemic and subsequent shutdown.
Engeman, Malcahy’s Pub and Concert Hall, the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts and Looney Tunes Records are working together with Long Island Cares to support the Music Box of Meals Initiative.
The program was established by the Music Industry Council.
The food boxes are available to all Long Island residents working in the music, theatrical, and entertainment industries. Call Long Island Cares directly at (631) 582-3663 ext. 142.
The locations are:
- The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport – 250 Main St., Northport.
- Looney Tunes Records, 31 Brookdale Ave., West Babylon.
- Mulcahy’s Pub and Concert Hall – 3232 Railroad Ave., Wantagh
- The Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts – 71 East Main St. Patchogue.
If you need food assistance, contact Long Island Cares at 631-582-FOOD (3663) or visit www.LICares.org.
Broadway World first reported the program.