Broadway performer Janet Hubert, best known as the outspoken notorious Viv Banks, the original mom from the hit 90's sitcom THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR, returns to New York with FROM BROADWAY TO TV, NOW BACK TO ME. It will be presented for one night only, Saturday, December 1 at The Laurie Beechman Theater at West Bank Café. John Fischer will serve as Musical Director.
FROM BROADWAY TO TV, NOW BACK TO ME is a musical journey with stories that will make you laugh, cry and say "Oh No She didn't". Join Broadway and TV star Janet Hubert as she takes you back in time with backstage stories, show tunes, spoken word, and much much more.
Ms. Hubert's credits include the original cast of CATS, the international company of SOPHISTICATED LADIES, DANCIN, CROWNS, FOR COLORED GIRLS… and JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAM COAT. In addition to THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR, Hubert's television credits include NYPD BLUE, FRIENDS, THE Jamie Foxx SHOW, Tyler Perry'S HOUSE OF PAYNE, THE GILMORE GIRLS, and THE BERNIE MAC SHOW, as well as reoccurring roles on daytime TV's ONE LIFE TO LIVE and ALL MY CHILDREN. Ms. Hubert's life story was featured on TV ONE'S second season of LIFE AFTER, produced by K2 PICTURES. Ms Hubert has written blogs for the HUFFINGTON POST, and has commentated on some of the most controversial topics on CNN's SHOW BIZ TONIGHT. She penned her own memoir, PERFECTION IS NOT A SITCOM MOM, and created a children's book, JG And the BC KIDS. Ms Hubert also headlined in a musical tribute to Josephine Baker in Monte Carlo, France.
Janet Hubert: FROM BROADWAY TO TV, NOW BACK TO ME runs Saturday, December 1 at 7:30pm. The Laurie Beechman Theater is located inside West Bank Cafe at 407 West 42nd Street -- at Ninth Avenue, accessible from the A,C,E,N,R,V,F,1,2 & 3 trains at 42nd Street). Tickets are $25 (plus a $15 food/drink minimum). To purchase tickets, call 212-352-3101 or visit www.SpinCycleNYC.com.