Bernhard's I Love Being Me, Don't You? was originally scheduled to run Aug. 11-14 in the intimate, 240-seat REDCAT space in the Walt Disney Concert Hall. Performances will now continue through Aug. 21.
Bernhard will be backed by a four-piece band, for "a no-holds-barred evening blending outrageous humor, cutting satire and fiercely energetic live performance," according to press notes.
Show times are Aug. 11-13 at 8:30 PM, Aug. 14 at 7 PM, Aug. 17-20 at 8:30 PM and Aug. 21 at 7 PM.
Sandra Bernhard appeared on Broadway in her 1998 one-woman hit I'm Still Here . . . Damn It! after playing five months at Off-Broadway's Westbeth Theatre. In 2006 she starred in Everything Bad & Beautiful at Off-Broadway's Daryl Roth Theatre. On screen she has been seen in "The King of Comedy," "Inside Monkey Zetterland," "Hudson Hawk," "Dinner Rush," "Roseanne," "Ally McBeal," "Chicago Hope" and "Will & Grace." She hosted her own talk show, "The Sandra Bernhard Experience," and has been seen in Showtime's "The L Word." Her books are entitled "Confessions of a Pretty Lady," "Love, Love, and Love" and "May I Kiss You on the Lips, Miss Sandra?"
REDCAT is located at the corner of W. 2nd and Hope Streets, inside the Walt Disney Concert Hall complex in downtown Los Angeles (631 West 2nd Street, Los Angeles). For tickets, priced $45-$50, call (213) 237-2800 or visit www.redcat.org.