Errico's new show will celebrate the release of her latest solo recording, "Lullabies and Wildflowers," which is scheduled for an April 29 release on the Velour/Universal Records label. The Tony-nominated actress will be backed by Rob Mathes on piano/guitar, Ben Wittman on drums/percussion, Tim Lefebrve on bass and Berndt Shoenhart on guitar. Cabaretgoers can expect to hear songs by Mike Errico, Chucho Valdez, Judy Collins, the Gershwins, Michel Legrand, Burton Lane, Sammy Cahn, The Beatles and Tom Petty as well as traditional folk songs.
Errico is also scheduled to perform on "The Martha Stewart Show" May 9 at 10 AM ET.
Melissa Errico began her professional career portraying Cosette in Les Misérables, and she followed with leading Broadway roles in Anna Karenina, My Fair Lady, High Society, Amour (Tony nomination) and Dracula, plus roles in the City Center Encores! productions of Call Me Madam and One Touch of Venus. She appeared in a production of Threepenny Opera at the Williamstown Theatre Festival, and her recent Off-Broadway credits include Finian's Rainbow and Aunt Dan and Lemon. She also starred in the Hollywood Bowl presentations of Camelot and The Sound of Music. Errico's debut solo recording was titled "Blue Like That."
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