Dierks Bentley, Fun., Josh Groban and more will unite for a teachers' benefit concert in Los Angeles, reports the Los Angeles Times. "Teachers Rock" is set for August 14th at the Nokia Theatre. Viola Davis and Miranda Cosgrove are also scheduled to appear, while Davis' upcoming film with Maggie Gyllenhaal, Won't Back Down, will be previewed during the event.
A taped version of the show will air on CBS on August 18th. The television special will also feature taped messages and appearances from Usher, Dave Grohl, Adam Levine, Carrie Underwood and more. Proceeds will benefit Teach for America, Feeding America and DonorsChoose.org. Tickets will be available July 27th through Ticketmaster.
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