The evenings are hosted and directed by Phil Geoffrey Bond, who will "fill the audience in on special Streisand facts, rumors, tidbits and out and out gossip," according to press notes. Ray Fellman is the musical director.
Performers include Lisa Asher, Christina Bianco, Jim Brochu, Stephanie D’Abruzzo, Natalie Douglas, Michelle Dowdy, Kevin Dozier, Eric Michael Gillett, Annie Golden, Larry Hamilton, Ashley Hesse, Karen Mack, Cindy Marchionda, Susie Mosher, Colleen McHugh, Mark Nadler, Christine Pedi, Miles Phillips, Julie Reyburn, Sarah Rice and Lucia Spina.
The repertoire for the first evening follows:
Lucia Spina Phil - Welcome, Christmas Album, Lazy Afternoon
Take Me Out to the Ballgame
Phil - Stoney End, Passion for Design # 1, On a Clear Day
He Isn’t You
Go to Sleep
Phil - Color Me Barbra, Judy Garland Special
Down With Love
Happy Days Are Here Again/Get Happy
My Coloring Book
Phil - Coloring Book, My Passion for Design #2, Wholesale
Come to the Supermarket in ‘Ol Peking
(YouTube Guy clip)
Phil - First Album, Passion for Design # 3, A Star is Born
(Central Park Clip)
Don’t Rain on My Parade
Phil - Funny Girl
Phil - Goodnight/final clip
The Laurie Beechman Theatre is located within The West Bank Cafe, 407 West 42nd St. There is a $20 cover charge, as well as a $15 food/beverage minimum (a full dinner menu is available). For reservations call (212) 695-6909.