On March 20 and 27, Jenkins will perform Phenomenal Woman, a song cycle set to the words of poet-writer Maya Angelou. Louis Rosen, the composer of Phenomenal Woman, and pianist David Loud will also be part of the world-premiere concerts. Show time is 7 PM. Capathia Jenkins made her Broadway debut in The Civil War and has also been seen on Broadway in The Look of Love and Caroline, or Change. Her other theatrical credits include Godspell, Ain't Misbehavin', Dreamgirls, Bubblin' Brown Sugar and Children of Eden. On screen Jenkins has been seen in "Corn," "Marci X," "The Practice," "Law & Order," "Law & Order: SVU," "Third Watch" and "The Sopranos."
Joe's Pub is located within the Public Theater at 425 Lafayette Street. Tickets, priced at $20, are available by calling (212) 239-6200. Visit www.joespub.com for more information.