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by BWW News Desk
Backstage Bistro and MAC Award winner Stacy Sullivan will headline a brand new late night music series opening this Spring at the famed Café Carlyle. On March 1st and 2nd, and again on May 2nd, 3rd and 4th, Sullivan will perform music from her new album, "It's a Good Day/A Tribute to Miss Peggy Lee."
"It's a Good Day/ A Tribute to Miss Peggy Lee" has gained critical acclaim as an interpretive exploration of the extraordinary music and personal struggles of a singer, composer, and actress whose remarkable career spanned over six decades, influencing jazz and popular-music culture worldwide. Ms. Sullivan has just returned from a sold-out engagement at the London club, The Crazy Coqs.
Stacy Sullivan has appeared in venues across the country from Jazz at Lincoln Center to the Ford Theatre in Hollywood, and has recorded five albums for the LML Music label. Her latest, "It's a Good Day," features Jon Weber, Steve Doyle, and Bucky Pizzarelli. Live performances include eight Mabel Mercer Foundation Cabaret Conventions in New York and San Francisco, the Pasadena Pops Orchestra with John Raitt, Knoxville Symphony with KT Sullivan, and "Lyrics and Lyricists" at the 92nd Street Y with Andrea Marcovicci.
Sullivan's theatrical performances include Christine in the Yeston/Kopit "Phantom" (Los Angeles Premiere,) Rosabud in "The Mystery of Edwin Drood" (West Coast Premiere), and Toby Bluth's "Babes in Toyland" (World Premiere).
The glamorous Café Carlyle at The Carlyle Hotel is a historic music listening room which hosts the world's finest entertainment.
Performances are slated for March 1st and 2nd at 10:45pm. Repeats May 2nd, 3rd and 4th at 10:45pm. All shows take placea t Café Carlyle at The Carlyle, 35 East 76th Street (at Madison Ave), Manhattan. For reservations, call: 212-744-1600. $30 cover and $40 food and beverage minimum.
Photo Credit: Stephen Sorokoff