On Dec. 25 Peters is scheduled to sing a holiday classic on the NBC morning program. "The Today Show" airs in the metropolitan area on WNBC-TV Channel 4, 7-10 AM ET; check local listings.
Bernadette Peters received a 2003 Tony Award nomination for her performance as Momma Rose in the Sam Mendes-directed revival of Gypsy. She won her two Tonys 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. Peters' numerous screen credits include Emmy nominated turns for "Ally McBeal" and "Bobbie's Girl," a Golden Globe-winning performance in "Pennies from Heaven" and roles in "The Jerk," "Silent Movie," "Bobbie's Girl," "Pink Cadillac" and "The Last Mile." She was also recently seen in the Michael Douglas film "It Runs in the Family." Peters' solo albums have garnered three Grammy nominations; her latest was titled "Bernadette Peters Loves Rodgers & Hammerstein."
Tickets for Gypsy are available at the Shubert Theatre box office (225 West 44th Street) or on-line at Click here. The Gypsy cast recording is available on Angel Records.