Heather Headley to Come Home May 24 at the New Amsterdam Theatre

News   Heather Headley to Come Home May 24 at the New Amsterdam Theatre Tony Award winner Heather Headley will return to the New Amsterdam Theatre May 24.
Heather Headley
Heather Headley

For one-night-only the singer-actress will offer a concert to benefit the Children and Family Initiative of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. The 7 PM evening — entitled Home — will feature songs from the worlds of pop, R & B and Broadway. Heather Headley earned a Tony Award for her performance in the title role of Disney's Aida. She has also appeared on Broadway as Nala in The Lion King, in the all-star benefit concert of Dreamgirls and the City Center Encores! production of Do Re Mi. Her debut R&B recording, "This Is Who I Am," was released last year on the RCA label. Headley was also recently nominated for two Grammy Awards — Best New Artist and Best Female R&B Vocal Performance — but lost in both categories. For more information about the award-winning artist, go to www.heatherheadley.com.

The New Amsterdam Theatre is located at 214 West 42nd Street. Tickets, priced $50-$500, are available by calling (212) 840-0770. For more information visit www.broadwaycares.org.