Gypsy's Bernadette Peters to Guest on "Live with Regis and Kelly"

News   Gypsy's Bernadette Peters to Guest on "Live with Regis and Kelly" Two-time Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters will sit down for a chat with hosts Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa on "Live with Regis and Kelly."

Peters is scheduled to appear on the morning chat show July 8. Host Philbin attended the hit revival of Gypsy June 30. "Live with Regis and Kelly" airs in the metropolitan area on WABC-TV, 9-10 AM ET. Check local listings for broadcast times. Peters, who is currently starring as Momma Rose in the Sam Mendes-directed revival of the Jule Styne-Stephen Sondheim-Arthur Laurents musical, will also take part in Broadway Barks 5! July 12 in Shubert Alley. That fundraiser — created and hosted by Peters and pal Mary Tyler Moore — will be guest-emceed by Harvey Fierstein beginning at 3:30 PM. Bernadette Peters won Tony Awards for her performances in Song & Dance and Annie Get Your Gun, and she has also starred on Broadway in Mack & Mabel, On the Town, Sunday in the Park with George, The Goodbye Girl and the original production of Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods. Last year, Peters was inducted into the Hollywood Bowl Hall of Fame where she sang selections from her newest CD, the Grammy-nominated "Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers & Hammerstein."

The new Gypsy cast recording is due in stores Aug. 19 on the Angel Records label.