Halston to Offer Holiday Muffuletta at Birdland in January 2009

News   Halston to Offer Holiday Muffuletta at Birdland in January 2009 Actress-comedian Julie Halston, who was most recently on Broadway in the Tony-winning Hairspray, will go it solo at Birdland Jan. 5, 2009.

Halston's evening, part of the Broadway at Birdland series, is titled Holiday Muffuletta. Show time is 7 PM. Halston, according to press notes, "has decided, for one night only, to throw caution to the wind and just go crazy with new material, old material and of course new clothes!"

Julie Halston's New York theatrical credits include roles in Hairspray, Twentieth Century, Hairspray, White Chocolate, Gypsy, The Butter and Egg Man, The Vagina Monologues, The Most Fabulous Story Ever Told and Red Scare on Sunset. She received a Drama Desk nomination for her work in Red Scare. Also a stand-up comedian, Halston played Bitsy Von Muffling in HBO-TV's "Sex and the City" and co-starred on the CBS series "Class."

Birdland is located in Manhattan at 315 West 44th Street. There is a $25 or $50 cover charge and a $10 food/drink minimum. Call (212) 581-3080 for reservations or visit www.BirdlandJazz.com.