LuPone, who is currently back on Broadway in Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, will sit down with Roth at 7:30 PM on Feb. 6, 2011. LuPone is also set to discuss her lengthy Broadway career and her self-titled memoir, which was released in September.
The event will include a post-discussion Q&A. LuPone and Roth will also accept questions submitted by the public to Roth's twitter account twitter.com/jordan_roth.
Roth, the president of Jujamcyn Theaters, hosts the ongoing series featuring Broadway veterans speaking about their craft. Previous participants have included Liev Schreiber, Laura Linney, Sean Hayes, Nathan Lane, Billie Joe Armstrong, Michael Mayer and David Hyde Pierce.
As previously reported, stage veteran Elaine Stritch will join Roth Dec. 6 at 8 PM.
LuPone earned her second Tony Award for her work as Rose in the Arthur Laurents-helmed Broadway revival of Gypsy. She has starred in the world premieres of Sunset Boulevard and Les Miserables, as well as productions of Anything Goes, Oliver!, The Robber Bridegroom, The Old Neighborhood, Master Class, The Cradle Will Rock, Sweeney Todd and Pal Joey. She earned her first Tony Award for Evita in 1980. Her touring concerts include An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin, Matters of the Heart and The Gypsy in My Soul. For tickets, priced $29, phone (212) 415-5500 or visit 92Y.org. The 92 Street is located at 1395 Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street.