On July 22 and 31 at 8 PM Johnson will perform at the intimate cabaret backed by musical director Our Lady J (Jonah Speidel) on piano, the Pink Champagne Orchestra and The Bubbles. Ben Rimalower directs. Concertgoers can expect to hear such tunes as “Moondance,” “I’m Your Baby Tonight,” “Ribbons Down My Back,” “I Had Myself a True Love,” “Smooth Criminal” and “The Voice Within” as well as “A Quiet Night at Home,” which was penned by Bare's Damon Intrabartolo and Jon Hartmere Jr.
Natalie Joy Johnson was seen in Bare: A Pop Opera. She starred in the 2001 national tour of Godspell as well as the New York Fringe Festival production of Slut, the Actors' Fund benefit concert of Chess and the Pippin benefit concert. Johnson also appeared in the workshop of the play Joy.
The Ars Nova is located in Manhattan at 511 West 54th Street. Tickets, priced at $15, are available by calling (212) 868-4444 or by visiting www.smarttix.com.