The Tony-winning actress is scheduled to play the San Francisco venue through Sept. 17. Her newest show, entitled The Return of Peach Melba, features Broadway tunes as well as Moore's hit songs: "This Is It," "You Stepped Into My Life," "Lean on Me" and "Lift Every Voice and Sing." Melba Moore was last on Broadway in Les Misérables portraying the ill-fated Fantine. A singer with a multi-octave range, Moore began her career as a back-up singer for the likes of Aretha Franklin, Dionne Warwick and Liza Minnelli. Her work in the original company of Hair led to her Tony-winning role in Purlie, and since then Moore has performed in concert arenas throughout the world. Her R&B hits include "I Am His Lady," "Falling" and "Read My Lips," which was nominated for a Grammy Award. Moore was also seen in the Paramount film "The Fighting Temptations."
The Empire Plush Room is located in San Francisco, CA, at 940 Sutter. Tickets are available by calling (866) 468-3399 or by visiting www.empireplushroom.com.