Celebrity Autobiography: New York Comedy Festival Edition to Play Carolines

By Adam Hetrick
26 Oct 2009

Andrea Martin
Andrea Martin

Tony Award-winner Andrea Martin and "Ugly Betty" star Michael Urie will join Celebrity Autobiography at the New York Comedy Festival on Nov. 4.

Presented at Carolines On Broadway, the 7:30 PM event will feature Martin (Young Frankenstein, Exit the King) and Urie (The Temperamentals), as well as Celebrity Autobiography favorites Kristen Johnston (So Help Me God!, "3rd Rock from the Sun"), Richard Kind (The Producers), Carol Kane (Wicked, "Taxi"), Carson Kressley ("Queer Eye"), Scott Adsit, Dayle Reyfel and Alan Zweibel.

Series creator Eugene Pack will host the evening’s performance that will benefit the Actors' Fund. A national tour of the hit series has also been announced to begin in fall of 2010.

Celebrity Autobiography, according to press notes, "features a line-up of rotating performers who interpret the actual words and stories written by the famous and the infamous, in both solo and ensemble 'chamber' pieces."

Newly added tell-alls include Miley Cyrus' "Miles to Go" and the Jonas Brothers' "Burning Up," which join a list of true words from Ivana Trump, Vanna White, Mr. T, Star Jones, Kenny Loggins, Tommy Lee, Sylvester Stallone, 'N Sync, Zsa Zsa Gabor, David Cassidy, Neil Sedaka, Britney Spears, Madonna, Burt Reynolds, Loni Anderson, Elizabeth Taylor, Eddie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds.

Tickets, priced $38.25, are available by visiting Carolines. Carolines is located at 1626 Broadway.