DAN'S PAPERS, August 27, 2010 Page 106 www.danshamptons.com
Arts & Entertainment Kathleen Madigan
Sisters and Tony-nominated actresses Liz Callaway and Ann Hampton Callaway present their hit show BOOM! at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center tonight, Friday, August 28 at 8:30
p.m. Get ready for vocal fireworks as Liz Callaway and Ann Hampton Callaway’s hit show BOOM! explodes onto the PAC stage, celebrating the soundtrack of these sisters’ childhood with unforgettable songs from the 1960s and 1970s. The sister act combines musical forces to ignite fond memories through the music of such greats as Joni Mitchell, Carole King, Carly Simon, The Beatles, Paul Simon and Stevie Wonder, to name a few. One of today’s most celebrated sister acts put their unmistakable stamp on solos and duets of songs such as “Both Sides Now,” “That’s the Way I’ve Always Heard It Should Be,” “Bridge Over Troubled Waters,” “Will You Love Me Tomorrow?” and “Downtown” among other classics. With lush vocals, heartwarming stories, sparkling wit and easy humor, this duo will take you “Up, Up and Away” on a sizzling summer night! Liz Callaway – she was in Cats! This award-winning actress, singer and recording artist, made her
Broadway debut in Stephen Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along. She received a Tony Award nomination for her performance in Baby, and for five years, sang “Memory” as Grizabella in Cats. She has also starred in the original casts of Miss Saigon, The Three Musketeers, and The Look of Love. Other New York appearances include “Hair in Concert,” Ann Hampton Callaway the legendary “Follies in Concert at Lincoln Center, A Stephen Sondheim Evening,” and “Fiorello! at Encores!” A champion of The Great American Songbook, Ann Hampton Callaway has made her mark as a singer, pianist, composer, lyricist, arranger, actress, educator, television host and producer. Her unique singing style blends jazz and traditional pop, making her a mainstay in concert halls, theaters and jazz clubs as well as in the recording studio, on television, and in film. Callaway is best known for her Tony-nominated performance in the hit Broadway musical Swing! and for writing and singing the theme song to the hit TV series “The Nanny.” Callaway is a Platinum Award winning writer whose songs are featured on five of Barbra Streisand’s recent compact discs. BOOM! Tickets $55-$85, whbpac.org, Box Office at 631-288-1500, or at 76 Main Street, Westhampton Beach, (seven days a week, 12 noon to 8 p.m. and later on show nights).
Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center presents Missouri’s #1 stand-up comedian Kathleen Madigan this Sunday, August 29 at 8:30 p.m. Madigan’s original, edgy, gender-neutral material, exceptional timing and likable persona combine to make Madigan one of the country’s most in-demand comedians. She’s like the girl next door, the smartmouthed, kinda bitter, middle-aged girl next door. Madigan delivers just the right amount of irreverence and hilarity while observing everyday occurrences to which we can all relate. Winner of the American Comedy Award for Best Female Stand-Up Comedian, she has made multiple appearances on “The Late Show with David Letterman” and “The Tonight Show” and her Specials on HBO and Comedy Central have (continued on page 108)
SUMMER LAUGHS AT BAY STREET! Shockingly Funny!
PHOTO BY GARY MAMAY
Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center presents The Callaway Sisters In BOOM!
Directed by Lisa Peterson
Now thru Sept. 5 ! es are raving
Chris Bauer Darrell Hammond Richard Kind Matt McGrath
Joe Pallister* Reg Rogers Joey Slotnick
2 for 1 tickets are available for all matinees after 12 pm on Wed.; after 2 pm on Sat. Limited offer.
*Not a member of Actor’s Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States
“...throw-back your head funny!”
“Wild disorder in Mamet’s court!”
“...hilarious...a great way to round out the summer!” – Dan’s Papers
“Dixie Chicks” Meets “Spinal Tap!”
THE CHALKS Hilarious spoof of a country music concert! Aug. 27-28 8pm
631-725-9500 www.baystreet.org Long Wharf, Sag Harbor 1342331
Programming subject to change
Published on Aug 27, 2010
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