Pettiford Will Be Thankful at Upright Cabaret in West Hollywood

News   Pettiford Will Be Thankful at Upright Cabaret in West Hollywood Valarie Pettiford, who received a Tony nomination for her performance in Fosse, will go it solo at the Upright Cabaret in West Hollywood, CA, in November.

Pettiford has titled her new show Thankful and will play the intimate cabaret Nov. 14-15 at 9 PM. Written and directed by David Galligan, the evenings will feature a mix of jazz, musical theatre tunes and standards. The singing actress will be accompanied by a band led by musical director Ron Abel.

In Valarie Pettiford — Thankful, the performer, according to press notes, "gives you the reasons why she is thankful, as she puts her thoughts to music."

Pettiford has also been seen on Broadway in A Broadway Musical, Sophisticated Ladies, Grind and Big Deal.

Upright Cabaret at Mark's Restaurant is located at 861 N. La Cienega Blvd. in West Hollywood, CA. There is a $15-$25 cover charge; call (310) 652-5252 or visit www.uprightcabaret.com for reservations.