Barbara Cook Performs New Show at the Carlyle Beginning March 4

News   Barbara Cook Performs New Show at the Carlyle Beginning March 4 Barbara Cook returns to the intimate stage of the Cafe Carlyle March 4 with a new show titled Love Is Good for Anything That Ails You.
Barbara Cook sings at Carnegie Hall Nov. 18.
Barbara Cook sings at Carnegie Hall Nov. 18.

Cook is scheduled to play the posh venue through April 12. The famed singing actress is backed by Peter Donovan (bass), Jim Saporito (drums) and musical director Lee Musiker (piano). Cabaretgoers can expect to hear such tunes as Irving Berlin's "I Got Lost in His Arms," Rodgers & Hart's "Where or When," Burton Lane's "Old Devil Moon," Peter Allen's "Harbour,"  Charles Wolcott and Ray Gilbert's "Sooner or Later" and John Bucchino's "If I Ever Say I'm Over You."

Barbara Cook has starred on Broadway in Flahooley, Candide, The Gay Life, The Music Man and She Loves Me. She received a Best Featured Actress in a Musical Tony Award for her performance in The Music Man, and her one-woman show, Mostly Sondheim, was nominated for a Tony in the Best Special Theatrical Event category. Cook was most recently on the New York stage in Barbara Cook's Broadway. Both Mostly Sondheim and Barbara Cook's Broadway were recorded for DRG. Cook made her solo debut at the Metropolitan Opera, which was also released on DRG Records.

Show times are Tuesday-Friday at 8:45 PM and Saturday at 8:45 and 10:45 PM.

Cover charges range from $90-$125.

The Café Carlyle is located within The Carlyle Hotel at 35 East 76th Street a Madison Avenue. For reservations call (212) 744-1600.