Q's Tartaglia to Offer AD-LIBerty in February

News   Q's Tartaglia to Offer AD-LIBerty in February John Tartaglia, the Tony-nominated star of Avenue Q, will return to Joe's Pub for two additional evenings of his acclaimed concert act, AD LIBerty.
John Tartaglia, with Stephanie D'Abruzzo
John Tartaglia, with Stephanie D'Abruzzo Photo by Morgan Allen

As previously announced, the singer-actor will play the intimate cabaret Jan. 24 at 7 PM. Another date has recently been scheduled: Feb. 4 at 7 PM.

With songs from the worlds of pop and theatre, "AD-LIBerty" features direction by Alan Muraoka and choreography by Jamie Harris.

John Tartaglia is currently making his Broadway debut in Avenue Q. He received a Tony nomination, a Theatre World Award and the Clarence Derwent Award for that performance. The young actor also appeared in the Children of Eden and Hair benefit concerts and in the City Center Encores! presentation of Carnival. His TV credits include eight seasons on "Sesame Street" as well as "Animal Jam," "Bear in the Big Blue House," "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" and "The Rosie O'Donnell Show." Tartaglia was recently seen in the Empty-Handed concerts at the Lucille Lortel Theatre and has performed solo evenings at the Ars Nova and Joe's Pub. His final performance in Avenue Q is scheduled for Jan. 30.

Joe's Pub is located within the Public Theater at 425 Lafayette Street. Tickets, priced at $25, are available by calling (212) 239-6200.