The following concerts and theatrical engagements won’t be around long. Don’t miss out!
July 7–15 at Feinstein’s/54 Below
Experience “La Vie en Rose” as the star of The Scarlet Pimpernel and The Light in the Piazza, offers a portrait of Edith Piaf in song. Ah, je ne regrette rien!
July 12–15 at City Center
The summer’s Off-Center season begins with Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s provocative 1990 side-show of a musical, featuring a rogue’s gallery of presidential assassins led by John Wilkes Booth and culminating with Lee Harvey Oswald. Anne Kaufman directs.
A Broadway Musical
July 16 at Feinstein’s/54 Below
Charles Strouse & Lee Adams and William F. Brown (The Wiz) joined for this fabled, short-lived tuner from 1978. Here’s your chance to hear the songs, for two performances—which is twice the length of the show’s original run!
The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin
July 26–27 at City Center
Composer-lyricist Kirsten Childs burst onto the musical theatre scene with this autobiographical 2000 musical that, like Assassins, premiered at Playwrights Horizons. Robert O’Hara, author of Bootycandy and other plays, directs.