Wicked Star Murney Plays Joe's Pub Nov. 24

News   Wicked Star Murney Plays Joe's Pub Nov. 24 Julia Murney, the singing actress acclaimed for her performances on Broadway in Wicked and Off-Broadway in The Wild Party, goes it solo at Joe's Pub Nov. 24.
Julia Murney
Julia Murney

As part of the Ghostlight Series, Murney will perform in concert at the intimate venue at 11:30 PM. She will be backed by musical director Chris Fenwick on piano, Damien Bassman on drums, Michael Aarons on guitar and Konrad Adderley on bass. Julia Murney, recently seen in the title role of the Sacramento Music Circus' production of Evita, made her Broadway debut in Lennon and played a lengthy run as Elphaba in the New York company of Wicked. She received a Drama Desk nomination for her work in Andrew Lippa's The Wild Party, and her other theatrical credits include Saved, Crimes of the Heart, Time and Again, A Class Act, Cloud 9, Snapshots, Mata Hari and the national tour of Wicked. Murney also portrayed Florence in the Chess benefit concert for The Actors' Fund of America and was part of the all-star Children of Eden concert as well. Her solo CD is titled "I'm Not Waiting."

Joe's Pub is located within the Public Theater at 425 Lafayette Street. There is a $15 cover charge and a two-drink minimum. Visit www.joespub.com for reservations.