Tony Winner Faith Prince Will Headline 42nd Street Moon's Thou Swell! Thou Witty! – The Rodgers & Hart Salon
31 Mar 2014
Tony Award-winning actress Faith Prince will star in 42nd Street Moon's Thou Swell! Thou Witty! – The Rodgers & Hart Salon, celebrating the American composer-lyricist team of Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart, May 12-13 at 7 PM at the Eureka Theatre in San Francisco.
Hosted by 42nd Street Moon artistic director Greg MacKellan with musical direction by Dave Dobrusky, the two-night event will also feature guest appearances by Debbie de Coudreaux, Pierce Peter Brandt, Juliet Heller, Michael Scott Wells and Heather Orth.
Prince, most recently seen on Broadway in Annie, won the Tony Award in 1992 for her performance in Guys and Dolls. She has also been nominated for her performances in Jerome Robbins' Broadway, Bells are Ringing and A Catered Affair. Her other Broadway credits include Nick & Nora, What's Wrong With This Picture?, The King and I, Little Me, James Joyce's The Dead and The Little Mermaid, among others.
Over their 25-year partnership, Rodgers and Hart collaborated on more than 500 songs for Broadway as well as film. Among their 36 stage and film productions, the most enduring include Babes in Arms, The Boys from Syracuse, On Your Toes and Pal Joey.
The Eureka Theatre is located at 215 Jackson Street in San Francisco, CA. For more information and tickets, call (415) 255-8207 or visit 42ndStMoon.org.
Featuring the Broadway classics “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” Fiddler on the Roof will introduce a new generation to this uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!