Presented by Dolores Hope, Crosby will play the North Hollywood venue through Nov. 25. She will be accompanied by musical director Edward Sayegh on piano. Holiday Memories of Bing, press notes state, includes hit songs and stories as well as a "multi-media presentation with film clips that follow the lives of Kathryn and Bing from their Las Vegas wedding . . . footage of Bing and Bob Hope on the golf course, and home movies of Bing welcoming his first daughter Mary. Act Two contains a celebration of Holiday music," including the Bing Crosby classic "White Christmas."
Kathryn Crosby was seen on Broadway in State Fair and on screen in "The Phenix City Story," "Mister Cory," "Operation Mad Ball," "Anatomy of a Murder," "The Big Circus" and "The 7th Voyage of Sinbad." She was married to Bing Crosby from 1957 until his death in 1977; she is the author of "Bing and Other Things" and "My Life with Bing."
The El Portal Theatre is located at 5269 Lankershim Blvd. in North Hollywood, CA. Tickets are available by calling (818) 508-4200 or by visiting www.elportaltheatre.com.