Betty Buckley to Play NYC's Feinstein's at the Regency; Fall Season Announced

News   Betty Buckley to Play NYC's Feinstein's at the Regency; Fall Season Announced Tony Award winner Betty Buckley, who recently starred in the Williamstown Theatre Festival's production of The Threepenny Opera, will be part of the fall season at Feinstein's at the Regency.

Buckley will play the intimate cabaret Oct. 28-Nov. 8. The season at the plush cabaret, helmed by cabaret veteran Michael Feinstein, kicks off Sept. 23-27 with Ronan Tynan. "Who's the Boss?" star Tony Danza plays Sept. 30-Oct. 11, and Jimmy Webb will be joined by Feinstein himself for shows Oct 13 18. Country singer Crystal Gayle is scheduled to play Oct. 21-25, and husband and wife music makers Cleo Laine and John Dankworth will offer shows Nov. 11-15. Composer-lyricist Carole Bayer Sager is set to perform Nov. 18-22, and Feinstein returns with "The Great American Holiday Songbook" Nov. 24-Dec. 27. Feinstein will also offer a special New Year's eve program Dec. 31. 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.

Feinstein's at the Regency is located at 540 Park Avenue at 61st Street. Reservations may be made by calling (212) 339-4095. Shows at Feinstein's play Tuesday through Saturday evenings at 8 PM with late shows Friday and Saturday nights at 11 PM.