Soap opera diva Susan Lucci, who did a turn on Broadway in the recent Annie Get Your Gun, now turns chanteuse Oct. 2-13 at Feinstein's at the Regency in Manhattan.
The Emmy Award-winning Lucci, known as Erica Kane on "All My Children," continued to take singing lessons following her Broadway debut, according to the announcement of the intimate gig at the Park Avenue boite. On May 18, 2001, Lucci played her act in Atlantic City, opening for Regis Philbin.
John McDaniel, musical director of "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" and Annie Get Your Gun, musical directs. Feinstein's season in the Regency Hotel, 540 Park Avenue at 61st Street, also includes Ann Hampton Callaway (Oct. 16-Nov. 3), Jimmy Webb & Paul Williams with Liz Callaway (Nov. 7-24) and Michael Feinstein with Maude Maggart (Nov. 27-Dec. 22).
Performances are 8:30 PM Tuesday-Saturday, with an additional 11 PM show Friday-Saturday. For late show, there is a $60 cover and $25 minimum. For the early show, there is a $60 cover and a $39.50 minimum. Call (212) 339-4095 for reservations.
— By Kenneth Jones