Sandra Bernhard, who began a run at downtown Manhattan's Joe's Pub on July 12, has extended her stay. Originally scheduled through July 28, she has added performances on Aug. 3, 4 and 6.
The actress performance artist has starred in such Off-Broadway one person shows as Without You, I'm Nothing and I'm Still Here, Damn It. The latter transferred for brief Broadway run two seasons ago.
Bernhard will bring her usual mix of comedy, commentary and tongue-in cheek song stylings to Joe's Pub. Backing her up will be a five-piece combo. [See current PBOL feature story.]
A selection of acts coming to Joe's Pub this summer runs as follows:
• AYO, a union of tap and Latin music, from Savion Glover's Not Your Ordinary Tappers, July 23, 30; Tickets at $20
• Fringe NYC Sneak Preview, July 31; Tickets are $10
• Performance artist Colleen Werthmann presents her latest solo show; Tickets are 12
• Performance artist and singer Queen Esther in her show, Unemployed Superstar, Aug. 25, Sept. 1, 8; Tickets are $12 Joe's Pub is located at 425 Lafayette Street, just off the Public Theater. For more information, call (212) 539-8643.
--By Robert Simonson