FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
(Northport, NY, September 2016) – On January 23, 2017 the John W. Engeman Theater will host two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone performing her concert entitled Don’t Monkey with Broadway.
For this special performance, Patti LuPone will be joined by members of the Northport High School Choir, and a portion of the proceeds will benefit Northport High School’s Performing Arts Department.
In Don’t Monkey with Broadway Patti LuPone will explore how her life-long love affair with Broadway began, performing indelible interpretations of classic Broadway show tunes by Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, Jule Styne, Stephen Schwartz, Charles Strouse, Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Cole Porter and Irving Berlin.
Of the upcoming engagement, Ms. LuPone said, “I’ve been dying for years to sing on Main Street Northport in close proximity to Gunther’s.”
“We are honored to host Patti LuPone in her hometown while having the opportunity to raise funds for a worthy cause,” said theater owners Richard T. Dolce and Kevin J. O’Neill.
Due to anticipated demand, tickets will be sold to Engeman Theater Season Ticket Holders through a lottery system starting Friday, September 16th at 12:00 pm.
The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport is Long Island’s only year round professional theater company, casting our actors from the Broadway talent pool. From curb to curtain, we have made it our business to provide affordable, quality theater in an elegant one-of-a-kind location with outstanding facilities and extraordinary service. The renovated theater offers stadium-style seating, state-of-the-art lighting and sound, a full orchestra pit, and a classic wood-paneled piano lounge with full bar.
For a complete show schedule and more information contact the theater directly at 631-261-2900, visit the box office at 250 Main Street, Northport or visit www.EngemanTheater.com