Streisand’s foremost interpreter, Steven Brinberg, offers up some of her greatest hits, in the return of Simply Barbra to New York City at CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE on Sunday, May 14 at 7:00 PM. Written and performed by Brinberg, the evening’s musical selections will celebrate the 40th anniversary of Yentl, and the 50th anniversary of The Way We Were, as well as songs she never sang.
CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE is located at 152 West 26th Street, NYC. Tickets are $30-50, plus service charge and available at chelseatableandstage.com
Simply Barbra will welcome special guest George Krissa of Hallmark TV’s The Holiday Sitter.
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From the press release,
“Simply Barbra is updated annually as Brinberg travels the globe with the show. The first show began in Brinberg’s native New York where it ran for three years and has since played across the US, in London’s West End, Dublin, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Sydney, Melbourne, Barcelona, Bangkok, Puerto Vallarta, and Toronto (more cities than the real Barbra).
Steven spent 11 years touring with Marvin Hamlisch and his symphony orchestra as a special guest star. Stephen Sondheim requested his appearance at his birthday concert at the Library of Congress. Terrence McNally wrote narration for him to read as Barbra at a concert at Lincoln Center. He has also performed at special events for such notables as Donna Karan, Joan Rivers, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and Liza Minnelli.”
Simply Barbra, Sunday, May 14 at 7:00 PM
CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE
152 West 26th Street (between Sixth and Seventh Avenues), downstairs inside the Hilton New York Fashion District.
Tickets are $30-50, plus service charge and available at chelseatableandstage.com @chelseatableandstage
(Main image: Steve Brinberg as “Simply Barbra”)