The celebrated actress will perform songs from her Sh-K-Boom Records disc at the Lincoln Center Barnes & Noble at 12:30 PM. LuPone will also autograph copies of her new recording.
A Tony Award winner for her work in Evita, Patti LuPone also earned an Olivier Award for her performances in the West End productions of Lés Misérables and The Cradle Will Rock. Her other theatrical credits include Sunset Boulevard, Anything Goes, Oliver!, Working, The Old Neighborhood, Master Class and Pal Joey. LuPone also headlined two solo Broadway concerts, Patti LuPone On Broadway and Matters of the Heart, and received glowing notices for her performance as Mrs. Lovett in the Lincoln Center concert version of Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd. She was seen last year in the Kennedy Center's staging of Marc Blitzstein's Regina, and this summer she will play Mama Rose in the Ravinia Festival's presentation of Gypsy.
Barnes & Noble is located in Manhattan at 1972 Broadway at 66th Street.
The complete track list for "The Lady with the Torch" follows:
"The Man I Love" (George Gershwin/Ira Gershwin)
"Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out to Dry" (Jule Styne/Sammy Cahn)
"Something Cool " (Billy Barnes)
"A Cottage for Sale" (Willard Robinson/Larry Conley)
"Ill Wind" (Harold Arlen/Ted Koehler)
"I Wanna Be Around" (Johnny Mercer/Sadie Zimmerstedt)
"The Other Woman" (Jessie Mae Robinson)
"Do It Again" (George Gershwin/B.G. DeSylva)
"Early Autumn" (Ralph Burns, Woody Herman, Johnny Mercer)
"I’m Through with Love" (Gus Kahn/Matt Malneck/Tom Adair)
"So in Love" (Cole Porter)
"My Buddy" (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn)
"Body and Soul " (John W. Green/Edward Heyman/Robert Sour/Frank Eyton)
"Don't Like Goodbyes" (Harold Arlen, Truman Capote) LuPone will perform a benefit concert of "Torch" May 22 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater. Visit www.broadwaycares.org for details.