When she finishes her run in the Kennedy Center's acclaimed production of Company, singer-actress Alice Ripley will perform several concerts throughout the country. A Tony-nominated star of Broadway's Side Show, Ripley will take part in the Carolina Arts Festival's Broadway Rocks for the Arts on Wednesday, July 3. Tickets for the event — located in Cary, North Carolina — are available by calling (919) 834-4000. Ripley is one of many Broadway performers, including Anthony Rapp, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Lauren Mitchell and Terrence Mann, who will salute The Great White Way in the Festival's show tune evening.
On July 5, the former star of The Rocky Horror Show will perform at Rafters in St. Simons Island, GA., and July 7 will bring Ripley to Smith's Olde Bar in Atlanta, GA. She'll head to Jack Rabbits in Jacksonville, FL for a 10 PM concert on July 13, and August gigs include a 10:30 PM show at the Canal Street Tavern in Dayton, OH, on Aug. 3 and a return engagement at New York's Joe's Pub on Aug. 12.
Ripley will also offer a free concert at the Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage on June 24 at 6 PM. She continues in her role as Amy in Company through June 29. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is located in Washington, D.C., at 2700 F. Street. For more information, go to www.kennedy-center.org.