By peoplestaff225
Updated November 15, 2008 05:00 PM

Actress and television personality Rosie O’Donnell brought son Parker Jaren, 13, to opening night of the new Broadway musical Billy Elliot in Manhattan on Thursday night. Rosie, a veteran of the Great White Way herself, funds a foundation, Rosie’s Broadway Kids, which gives underprivileged New York City school children access to music and dance education.

Rosie and her wife, Kelli Carpenter O’Donnell, are also parents to Chelsea Belle, 11, Blake Christopher, 8 ½, and Vivienne Rose, who turns 6 in two weeks.