Love, Linda: The Life of Mrs. Cole Porter to Play the Triad

News   Love, Linda: The Life of Mrs. Cole Porter to Play the Triad Jazz vocalist Stevie Holland will portray Linda Porter in a new one-woman show about the life of the woman who was married to Broadway composer Cole Porter.

Entitled Love, Linda: The Life of Mrs. Cole Porter, the solo show will play a limited engagement at the Triad Theater Oct. 28-Nov. 21. Ben West directs.

With music and lyrics by Cole Porter and book by Holland and Gary William Friedman, Love, Linda, press notes state, "stars Stevie Holland as Linda Porter, the Southern beauty who married the legendary songwriter Cole Porter at the dawn of the roaring twenties. Although Cole Porter was gay, their companionship and love lasted through 35 years of marriage and together they lived a spectacular, glamour-filled life."

The production features such Porter tunes as "So in Love," "In the Still of the Night," "Love for Sale" and "Night and Day."

Love, Linda also features musical arrangements by Gary William Friedman, dress designs by Pamela Dennis and jewelry by Verdura. 150 Productions produces.

Show times are Wednesdays, Oct. 28, Nov. 4, 11 and 18 at 8 PM and Saturdays, Oct. 31, Nov. 7, 14 and 21 at 9:15 PM. The Triad Theater is located in Manhattan at 158 West 72nd Street. Tickets are $35, plus a two-drink minimum; for reservations call (212) 352-3101. For more information visit www.lovelindathemusical.com.

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