After a sold-out Joe's Pub concert on Aug. 12, Alice Ripley will return to the intimate cabaret space for a 7:30 PM show on Aug. 27.
Ripley will offer tunes from her solo CD "Everything's Fine" as well as other tunes that she has composed. Tickets are priced at $15 and are available by calling Telecharge at (212) 239-6200. Reservations may also be made by calling Joe's Pub at (212) 539-8778.
Playbill On-Line announced Aug. 15 that Ripley, who received rave reviews for her performance this summer in the Kennedy Center production of Company, will star in a new mounting of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tell Me On a Sunday. Also at the Kennedy Center, Tell Me On a Sunday will play Dec. 17, 2002 through Jan. 12, 2003. The busy singer actress will also appear in the New York production of The Vagina Monologues Aug. 20 through Sept. 29.
Alice Ripley earned a Tony nomination for her performance as conjoined twin Violet Hilton in the musical Side Show. She has also appeared on Broadway in The Rocky Horror Show, James Joyce's The Dead, Sunset Boulevard, The Who's Tommy, Les Misérables and in the City Center Encores! production of Li'l Abner as well as the concert run of King David. Ripley's non-show recordings include two discs with Side Show co-star Emily Skinner — "Duets" and "Unsuspecting Hearts" — and a recording of her own compositions, the aforementioned "Everything's Fine."
Joe's Pub — named for the late Joseph Papp, who founded The Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival — is located within the Public Theater at 425 Lafayette Street. Go to www.publictheater.org for more information.