Kennedy Will Duet With Barbour in Love Songs at Sardi's

News   Kennedy Will Duet With Barbour in Love Songs at Sardi's Lauren Kennedy will join recent Tale of Two Cities star James Barbour for the opening night of his new concert Love Songs, which will play Saturday evenings at Sardi's beginning Jan. 31.
Lauren Kennedy
Lauren Kennedy

Barbour returns to Sardi's having concluded his solo run in The Holiday Concert at the theatre-district destination on Jan. 4. His latest show, Love Songs, will play Saturday evenings through Feb. 28.

Kennedy, a veteran of Broadway's Spamalot, Side Show, Sunset Boulevard and Les Miserables, has been announced to join Barbour for his first performance of Love Songs at 9:30 PM.

Jeremy Roberts serves as musical director for the cabaret that will offer special Valentine's concerts Feb. 13, 14 and 15. All show times are 9:30 PM.

Barbour's winter engagement will include such songs as "Loving You Keeps Me Alive," "If Ever I Would Leave You," "If I Loved You," "If I Can’t Love Her," "If Dreams Come True," "My Funny Valentine," "Embraceable You," "On The Street Where You Live," "Unexpected Song" and "Autumn Leaves."

This season James Barbour was seen as Sydney Carton in A Tale of Two Cities. His other Broadway credits include Assassins, Urinetown, Jane Eyre, Beauty and the Beast, Carousel and Cyrano—The Musical. He has appeared in such films as "Eight Crazy Nights" and has guest-starred on such television shows as "Sex and the City" and "Ed."

Tickets are priced $25, $45, and $60; there is also a $25 food-drink minimum per person. Sardi's is located in Manhattan at 234 West 44th Street. For reservations call (212) 868-4444 or visit www.smarttix.com.