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When Lea Salonga got a letter from her father describing the devastating eruption of Mount Pinatubo in her native Philippines, the star of Broadway's "Miss Saigon" decided she had to help.

The 20-year-old Tony winner and other "Miss Saigon" cast members will perform a benefit concert for the victims Sunday - their usual day off.The 4,765-foot volcano began erupting June 9. More than 300 people have been killed.

"We feel something has to be done for these people," she said.