Nancy Anderson, James Clow and Rebecca Luker will interpret the lyrics of the famed wordsmith, whose Broadway credits include Fiddler on the Roof, She Loves Me and Fiorello. Rob Fisher is artistic director of the program, which features Larry Yurman on piano. Show times are Feb. 26 at 8 PM, Feb. 27 at 2:30 and 8 PM and Feb. 28 at 8 PM.
Nancy Anderson recently played Eileen Sherwood in the Broadway revival of Wonderful Town. She made her Broadway debut as Mona in A Class Act and starred in the West End production of Kiss Me, Kate as Lois/Bianca. Off-Broadway she was seen in Jolson & Co. and Fables in Slang. Anderson's regional theatre credits include She Loves Me, Fanny Hill, Nicolette and By Jeeves.
Rebecca Luker starred opposite Craig Bierko in the acclaimed revival of The Music Man, garnering Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award nominations for her role as Marian. Luker also appeared with Michael Cerveris and Judy Kuhn in the Kennedy Center production of Stephen Sondheim's Passion, and her other theatrical credits include roles in Nine, The Sound of Music, Show Boat, The Secret Garden and The Phantom of the Opera.
James Clow has appeared on Broadway in Assassins, Wonderful Town, Company, She Loves Me and Blood Brothers. He was also seen in the Off-Broadway mounting of Juno as well as the Carnegie Hall Sondheim celebration.
Sheldon Harnick is best known for his award-winning lyrics to such musicals as Fiddler on the Roof, She Loves Me, The Apple Tree, Fiorello! and The Rothschilds. He also penned book, music and lyrics for Dragons. She Loves Me, his musical with frequent collaborator Jerry Bock, was presented earlier this season at New Jersey's Paper Mill Playhouse. Subscriptions/tickets to the Lyrics & Lyricists programs are available by calling (212) 415-5500 or by visiting the 92nd Street Y box office, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street. For more information, go to www.92y.org.