Dukakis, Hart, Waite and Ziemba to Join Gay Men's Chorus for You Oughta Be in Pictures

News   Dukakis, Hart, Waite and Ziemba to Join Gay Men's Chorus for You Oughta Be in Pictures On April 8 The New York City Gay Men's Chorus will present an evening saluting the songs of the silver screen at Avery Fisher Hall.
Olympia Dukakis
Olympia Dukakis Photo by Aubrey Reuben

Entitled You Oughta Be in Pictures, the 8 PM concert will feature the 250-member chorus as well as special guests Olympia Dukakis, Kitty Carlisle Hart, Claudia Waite and Tony Award winner Karen Ziemba. Casey Hayes will be music director for the one-night-only performance. You Oughta Be in Pictures, according to press notes, is "a multi-media extravaganza featuring film clips, production numbers, spectacular costumes, surprise guests and, of course, NYCGC’s signature big choral sound." Concertgoers can expect to hear such tunes as “The Lullaby of Broadway,” “Crazy World,” When You Wish Upon a Star,” “Secret Love,” “The Umbrellas of Cherbourg” and “What’s Opera Doc?” The evening will also offer tributes to Judy, Busby, Fred, Ginger and Bugs Bunny.

Avery Fisher Hall is located within Lincoln Center at Broadway and 66th Street. Tickets, priced $27-$84, are available by calling (212) 875-5030. For more information visit www.nycgmc.org.