Tony Award Winner Tonya Pinkins Will Go "Unplugged" at Joe's Pub

By Carey Purcell
May 2, 2013

Tony Award winning actress and vocalist Tonya Pinkins will perform "Tonya Pinkins Unplugged" at Joe's Pub June 3 at 7:30 PM. 



The evening promises an "exciting evening of theatre songs along with raw and hilarious stories behind her accomplished career… including roles she played and ones that got away." Expect such songs as "Pirate Jenny," "Defying Gravity" and "Gimme Gimme."

Pinkins has performed on Broadway in Caroline, or ChangeJelly's Last JamChronicle of a Death ForetoldPlay On!The Wild PartyRadio Golf; and Merrily We Roll Along. Her television work includes "As The World Turns," "All My Children," "Army Wives" and "24."

Pinkins has won the Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critic's Circle, Clarence Derwent, Monarch, Black Theater Alliance, Garland, L.A. Drama Critics, Audelco and Obie Awards. 

More information is at TonyaPinkins.com, and tickets (priced $25) and more information about "Tonya Pinkins Unplugged" are available by calling (212) 967-7555 or visiting JoesPub.com. Joe's Pub is located at 425 Lafayette Street.