The acclaimed singing actress will play the famed jazz venue July 7 at 6 PM and July 8 at 7 PM.
Block has also been seen on Broadway as Reno Sweeney in the 2011 Tony Award-winning revival of Anything Goes, Judy Bernly (Drama Desk nomination) in 9 to 5: The Musical, Grace O'Malley in The Pirate Queen and Liza Minnelli in The Boy From Oz (opposite Hugh Jackman). She may be best known for her portrayal of Elphaba in the Broadway production and first national tour of Wicked. Block will co-star with Will Chase in Second Stage Theater’s upcoming production of Little Miss Sunshine.
There is a $30-$40 cover charge plus a $10 minimum.
For tickets visit www.BirdlandJazz.com or call (212) 581-3080. Birdland is located at 315 West 44th Street.
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