The singer-actress will present "Sultry Songs on a Hot Summer's Night" Aug. 11-22 at the new jazz club. Accompanied by Jeffrey D. Harris on piano and Jay Leonhart on bass, McGovern will perform such standards as "When the Sun Comes Out," "Lazy Afternoon," "Embraceable You" and "Blues in the Night." Show times are 8 PM Wednesday through Saturday evenings with additional 10 PM shows on Friday and Saturday nights. Maureen McGovern's performing credits are numerous and varied. She appeared on Broadway in Nine, The Pirates of Penzance and The Threepenny Opera, and her many recordings include the Grammy nominated "The Pleasure of His Company" and the Academy Award-winning song "The Morning After." She was also seen in the films "The Towering Inferno," "Airplane!" and "The Cure for Boredom," and she appeared at the Sundance Theatre in The Umbrellas of Cherbourg and Jerry Herman's Dear World.
There is a $35 cover charge on weeknights and a $50 cover on weekends but no minimum. Le Jazz Au Bar is located at 41 East 58th Street, between Madison and Park avenues. Call (212) 308-9455 for tickets or visit www.ticketweb.com.