Christine Ebersole Will Offer Strings Attached Concerts at Birdland

News   Christine Ebersole Will Offer Strings Attached Concerts at Birdland
 
Two-time Tony winner Christine Ebersole will join jazz violinist Aaron Weinstein and his trio Nov. 27 at 6 PM and Nov. 28 at 7 PM at Birdland.

Christine Ebersole
Christine Ebersole

The concerts, entitled Strings Attached, will showcase new arrangements of classic songs by Fats Waller, Cole Porter, Johnny Mercer and Cannonball Adderley.

For her work in the dual roles of Edith Bouvier Beale and "Little" Edie Beale in the Off-Broadway and Broadway productions of Grey Gardens, Ebersole was honored with the Tony Award, the Drama Desk Award, an Outer Critics Circle Award, an Obie, a special citation from the New York Drama Critics Circle and the Drama League's 2006 Distinguished Performance of the Year Award. She also received a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical for her work as Dorothy Brock in the hit revival of 42nd Street and a 2003 Tony nomination for her performance in Lincoln Center's production ofDinner at Eight. Ebersole's other Broadway credits include Blithe Spirit, The Best Man, Getting Away with Murder, Harrigan 'n Hart, Camelot, Oklahoma!, On the Twentieth Century, I Love My Wife, Angel Street and the City Center Encores! productions of A Connecticut Yankee, Ziegfeld Follies of 1936, Lady in the Dark and Allegro. Ebersole was also seen Off-Broadway in Talking Heads and in the recent City Center Encores! production of Applause.

Birdland is located in Manhattan at 315 West 44th Street. For ticket information visit www.birdlandjazz.com.

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