Six-time Tony nominee Tovah Feldshuh will again step into the shoes of late hotel queen Leona Helmsley at Feinstein’s/54 Below February 22–26.
Conceived by Feldshuh, Tovah Is Leona! features musical direction, arrangements, and additional lyrics by James Bassi with act concept, direction, additional arrangements, and lyrics by Jeff Harnar.
The new musical has music by Ron Passaro, lyrics by David Lee, and a book by Alex Lippard and Lee with a concept and additional lyrics by Lippard.
The musical is based on the biography by Ransdell Pierson. Feldshuh—as Leona—will sing about everything from her meteoric rise from office temp to Queen of the Palace, to her real estate rival Donald Trump.
Feldshuh’s Broadway outings include Yentl, Sarava!, Lend Me a Tenor, Golda’s Balcony, Irena’s Vow, Cyrano, Dreyfus In Rehearsal, and Rodgers & Hart.
Tickets range $15–$105. Visit 54Below.com.