The singing actor, who has also been seen on the Fox hit "Glee," will play the famed jazz venue May 14 at 7 PM. The evening will be directed by Alan Muraoka with musical direction by Gary Adler.
Leung, according to press notes, "will share his unique show business journey through the music that has inspired and molded him, performing his personal 'playlist' in an eclectic evening of songs and anecdotes."
On Broadway Telly Leung has been seen in Godspell, Pacific Overtures, Flower Drum Song and Rent. He created the role of Boq in the Chicago production of Wicked and was also seen in the starry Hollywood Bowl staging of Rent. His other theatrical credits include M. Butterfly and Titanic. His TV credits include "Glee" and "Law & Order: CI."
Birdland is located at 315 West 44th Street. There is a $25 cover charge and a $10 food/drink minimum. For more information, call (212) 581-3080 or www.BirdlandJazz.com.