From Dec. 7-18, the Tony Award-winning actress-singer will offer a program boasting tunes from the worlds of Broadway, pop and country; musical director Kenny Werner will be featured at the piano. Doors open at 6:30 PM for the 8:30 PM shows. There is a $50 cover charge and $20 food-minimum for Buckley's engagement. The Cinegrill season also features Paul Williams (Oct. 6-9), Melissa Manchester (Oct. 12-16), Ellen Greene (Oct. 21-22), Keely Smith (Oct. 26 30) and Ann Hampton Callaway (Nov. 16-20).
Betty Buckley offered acclaimed performances in Sunset Boulevard, Carrie, Song & Dance, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, 1776 and Promises, Promises. She won a Tony Award for her performance as Grizabella in the Broadway production of Cats, and she starred on the London stage in Promises, Promises and Sunset Boulevard, earning an Olivier Award nomination for her work in the latter. Also a TV ("Eight Is Enough") and film (Tender Mercies) star, the actress-singer devotes much of her time to concert appearances around the world. Her solo CD, "Stars and the Moon: Betty Buckley Live at the Donmar Warehouse," was nominated for a Grammy Award, and her newest recording, "The Doorway," is her first for the Fynsworth Alley label. The actress was also seen on the final season of the acclaimed HBO series "Oz," the detective drama "Monk" as well as the Lincoln Center revue, Elegies: A Song Cycle.
The Cinegrill is located within the Roosevelt Hotel at 7000 Hollywood Blvd. in Los Angeles, CA. Call (323)769-7269 for reservations. Visit cinegrill.com for more information.