Patinkin Announces Concert Dates; Possible Sondheim Evening Off-Broadway

News   Patinkin Announces Concert Dates; Possible Sondheim Evening Off-Broadway Mandy Patinkin, the star of Broadway's Evita and Sunday in the Park with George, has announced a slew of new concert dates in venues around the country. The actor's official website also reveals that the actor singer may bring his evening of Stephen Sondheim tunes, "Celebrating Sondheim," to an Off-Broadway theatre this winter.

Mandy Patinkin, the star of Broadway's Evita and Sunday in the Park with George, has announced a slew of new concert dates in venues around the country. The actor's official website also reveals that the actor singer may bring his evening of Stephen Sondheim tunes, "Celebrating Sondheim," to an Off-Broadway theatre this winter.

Patinkin alternates his concert programs, which include the aforementioned "Celebrating Sondheim"; a show of Yiddish standards and translated American numbers entitled "Mamaloshen"; and "Pops," a mix of show tunes and other classic songs.

As of press time, Patinkin's concert schedule includes the following stops:

Oct. 15 at the Music Hall Center in Detroit, MI
Oct. 17 at the Park Synagogue in Cleveland Heights, OH [Pops]
Oct. 19-20 at the Paramount Theater in Austin, TX [Sondheim]
Oct. 26 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, NJ [Sondheim]
Oct. 27 at the Tilles Center Gala XXII in Greenvale, NY [Pops]
Oct. 30, Nov. 1-Nov. 3 at the Colonial Theater in Boston, MA [Pops]
Nov. 6 at the Yiddish in America Gala Concert at Town Hall in New York, NY
Nov. 14 at the Toronto Center in Toronto, ON [Mamaloshen]
Nov. 16 at the EJ Thomas Hall in Akron, OH [Pops]
Nov. 20 at the Aycock Auditorium in Greensboro, NC [Pops]
Nov. 24 at the Adath Jeshurun Synagogue in Minnetonka, MN [Mamaloshen]
Jan. 21, 2003 at the Temple Isaiah in Palm Springs, CA [Mamaloshen]
Jan. 24-26 at the Scottsdale Center for the Arts in Scottsdale, AZ
March 8 at the Germantown Performing Arts Center in Germantown, TN [Pops]
March 19-20 at the Clark State Performing Arts Center in Springfield, OH [Pops]
March 22 at the Palace Theatre in Stamford, CT [Sondheim]
March 26 at the Coral Springs Center in Coral Springs, FL [Mamaloshen]
March 28 at the Ocean Reef Cultural Center in Key Largo, FL [Pops]
March 29 at the Florida Atlantic University Auditorium in Boca Rotan, FL [Pops]
April 1 at the Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater, FL
April 5 at Stephens Hall at University of Alabama in Birmingham, AL [Pops]
April 11 at the Capital Center in Concord, NH [Sondheim]

Mandy Patinkin won a Tony Award for his role as Che in the Broadway mounting of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Evita. His theatrical work includes roles in The Wild Party, Sunday in the Park with George, The Secret Garden and The Knife. An Emmy Award winner for his role on "Chicago Hope," his other screen credits include "Yentl," "Ragtime," "Dick Tracy," "Broken Glass," "Life with Mikey" and "The Princess Bride." Patinkin's latest solo recording, "Mandy Patinkin Sings Sondheim," is now available on the Nonesuch label.