The singer-actress, who will return to Broadway next season in the new Stephen Schwartz musical Wicked, will perform at Tulsa Community College's Pace Auditorium Feb. 6 and 7. Backed by the Signature Symphony, the evening will feature a mix of pop, standards and Broadway favorites. Tickets, ranging $22-$50, are available by calling the theatre's box office at (918) 595-777. The Tulsa Community College is located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, at 81st Street and Highway 169. For more information, go to www.tulsa.cc.ok.us. The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will also present three evenings with the star of stage and screen Feb. 13-15. "A Valentine's Date with Kristin Chenoweth" is part of the National Symphony Orchestra's Pops series and will feature Chenoweth backed by two Broadway dancers, Sean Hingston and Vince Pesce. A Chorus Line's Marvin Hamlisch, represented on Broadway last season with the short-lived Sweet Smell of Success, will conduct the National Symphony Orchestra. Tickets for the evenings — Feb. 13 (7 PM), Feb. 14 and 15 (8 PM) — are priced between $20 and $72 and are available by calling (800) 444-1324. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is located at 2700 F Street, NW in Washington, D.C. For additional information, visit www.kennedy-center.org.
Kristin Chenoweth, who opened this season's American Songbook series at Lincoln Center, made her New York theatrical debut opposite Bill Irwin in a production of Molière's Scapin and followed that with a lead role in Kander and Ebb's Steel Pier. Roles in Off-Broadway's A New Brain and the City Center Encores! productions of Strike Up the Band and On a Clear Day You Can See Forever ensued. Chenoweth also starred in her own, short-lived TV series "Kristin," and her other TV appearances include roles in "Frasier" and ABC's television adaptation of the musical Annie. She will also be featured in the TV production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man and the aforementioned Broadway musical Wicked.