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Actors get behind Pet Project

Janet Wu (with dog), Leigh Barrett (left), and others at benefit.

Martin Gordon

Janet Wu (with dog), Leigh Barrett (left), and others at benefit.

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A collection of actors from Boston and the Big Apple gathered the other night at Cheryl Richards’s studio at the Park Plaza for a cabaret cocktail party benefiting the animal welfare charity known as the Boston Theatre Pet Project. Among those taking part were actors Amy Catherine Strong, Shana Dirik, two-time Elliot Norton Award winner Leigh Barrett, and TV’s Janet Wu. Also there were stylists Patrice Vinci and Dean Mellen, 28 Degrees owner Bill Emery, and Constant Contact’s Alex Stern and his wife, Grayson Moore.

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