Lilli Cooper, who is scheduled to play underwater squirrel Sandy Cheeks in the upcoming SpongeBob SquarePants musical on Broadway, will be the featured guest July 31 at the live Broadway talk show Stage Fright at Therapy lounge in Manhattan.
The daughter of Tony-winning actor Chuck Cooper played Martha in the original Broadway production of Spring Awakening, and replaced as Elphaba in Broadway’s Wicked in 2014–2015.
Here is the upcoming schedule for the weekly Stage Fright series, which is hosted by drag personality Marti Gould Cummings with musical direction by Bradford Proctor. Guests are interviewed, do a performance, then play a game with the audience.
July 31: Lilli Cooper (SpongeBob SquarePants) and Eddie Cooper
August 14: Karen Mason
August 28: Michael Urie
Stage Fright is presented every Monday at 10 PM at Therapy, located at 348 West 52nd Street between Eighth and Ninth Avenues. Tickets can be ordered by clicking here.
Karen Mason has been a special guest performer on two of Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas cruises. Cabins are available for Broadway on the Rhine River cruise August 13-20, 2017, featuring Seth Rudetsky, Andréa Burns, Faith Prince, Terrence Mann, Charlotte d’Amboise, and Santino Fontana.
Playbill Travel is also booking Broadway on the Danube River with Michael Feinstein for November 3–13, 2017, also featuring Carmen Cusack, Julia Murney, Christopher Fitzgerald, Marc Kudisch, Christopher Sieber, Brandon Uranowitz, and Rudetsky, as well as other exciting talent to be announced.
Tickets are also now on sale for Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas July 2018 cruise to Iceland, accompanied by Judy Kuhn, Christine Ebersole, Rob McClure, Jarrod Spector, and Sierra Boggess. Visit PlaybillTravel.com for booking and information.