Cabaret singer Mary Cleere Haran and pianist-arranger Richard Rodney Bennett will perform The Memory of All That: George Gershwin & His Songs 8 PM Nov. 28 at the Helen Hayes Performing Arts Center in Nyack, NY.
Tickets are still available to hear Haran, known from San Francisco's Plush Room to New York's Rainbow & Stars for her thoughtful interpretations of classic American standards by Rodgers and Hart, Porter and the Gershwins. The Gershwin show originated at the Algonquin Hotel.
Expected in the program (music-directed Richard Rodney Bennett) are "Fascinatin' Rhythm," "Somebody Loves Me," "They Can't Take That Away From Me," "Funny Face," "Shall We Dance" and "Lady, Be Good," among others.
Tickets are $20. The Helen Hayes is at 117 Main Street in Nyack. Call (914) 358-6333.
-- By Kenneth Jones