Lovers of Broadway and cabaret will be happy to learn that Tony Award winning singer-dancer-actress Donna McKechnie will be in North Adams for one evening at MCLA's Church Street Center on Friday, November 13, 2009 at 8:00 PM. It is a fundraiser for the college's scholarship fund. MCLA students can attend for free, other students pay $15 and everyone else $25. You can call for tickets at 413-662-5185.
She won her Tony as Cassie in the original A Chorus Line, and has since starred in How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, On the Town, Promises-Promises, Company and State Fair. She recently published a memoir TIME STEPS, My Musical Comedy Life which will be on sale, and available for autographs.
No specific information about the program or musical accompaniment (whether she will sing show tunes or other material) was available.