Barbara Is Cook-ing Around the World

News   Barbara Is Cook-ing Around the World When Barbara Cook was starring on Broadway in the fifties in the hit musical The Music Man, she probably never dreamed that over 40 years later she would still be the toast of the town. Yet, earlier this season, the Tony-winning Cook received glowing notices for her Mostly Sondheim concert, which ended its limited run at the Vivian Beaumont Theater last month.

When Barbara Cook was starring on Broadway in the fifties in the hit musical The Music Man, she probably never dreamed that over 40 years later she would still be the toast of the town. Yet, earlier this season, the Tony-winning Cook received glowing notices for her Mostly Sondheim concert, which ended its limited run at the Vivian Beaumont Theater last month. It has already been announced that Cook will return to the Lincoln Center Theater on June 23 to reprise her critically acclaimed evening of song, and recently a detailed list of Cook’s concert schedule was released. The golden-voiced soprano’s schedule follows:

March 7 at the Melbourne Regent Theatre in Melbourne, Australia
April 3 at Symphony Hall in Boston, MA (Mostly Sondheim)
April 9 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, NY (June Lebell series: The Sound Of Broadway)
April 12-13 Marilyn Horne and Barbara Cook at the Warton Center at Michigan State University in MI
April 18-28 at the Mohegan Sun in CT
May 14 Cook receives the New Dramatists’ Lifetime Achievement Award at the Marriot Marquis Hotel in New York, NY
May 19-20 with the Boston Pops at Symphony Hall in Boston, MA
June 5-9 and June 12-16 at the Kennedy Center’s Terrace Theatre in Washington, DC
June 23-Aug. 26 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater in New York, NY (Mostly Sondheim)
July 5 at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts in Long Island
August 14-18 at the Kennedy Center’s Terrace Theatre in Washington, DC
Oct. 11 at Carnegie Hall in New York, NY
Oct. 19 at the Paramount Theatre in Seattle, WA
Nov. 17 at the McCarter Theatre in Princeton, NJ