Odds & Ends: Lindsay Mendez to Play Return Solo Concert Engagement & More

first_img View Comments Lindsay Mendez(Photo: Emilio Madrid-Kuser) Here’s a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Lindsay Mendez to Play Return Solo Concert EngagementLindsay Mendez, the gorgeous-voiced Tony winner of Carousel, will offer up a return engagement of her acclaimed solo show this fall at midtown cabaret venue Feinstein’s/54 Below on October 21, 27 and 29 at 7:00pm. Mendez is expected to share golden age Broadway favorites and other beloved tunes from her collaborations with musical-theater writers. In addition to her current turn as Carrie Pipperidge in Carousel, Mendez has been seen onstage in Significant Other, Wicked, Grease, Everyday Rapture and Dogfight.Audra McDonald to Headline Williamstown Theatre Festival GalaWilliamstown Theatre Festival has announced that six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald will lead the company’s 2019 gala in a special evening of performance titled An Evening with Audra McDonald. The gala, honoring board chairman Matt Harris for his visionary leadership, will be held on February 11, 2019. Most recently seen on Broadway in Shuffle Along, McDonald earned Tony Awards for her turns in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill, Porgy & Bess, A Raisin in the Sun, Ragtime, Master Class and Carousel. Further details on the gala, including the venue, will be announced at a later date.Full Casting Set for Audience-Interactive Gloria Steinem Play Gloria: A LifeCasting is complete for Gloria: A Life, a new play about journalist and activist Gloria Steinem, set to debut off-Broadway this fall. Written by Tony nominee Emily Mann and directed by Tony winner Diane Paulus, the previously announced new work is set to begin previews on October 2 with an opening scheduled for October 18 at off-Broadway’s Daryl Roth Theatre. Newly announced cast members include DeLanna Studi (August: Osage County), Patrena Murray (Venus), Joanna Glushak (War Paint), Liz Wisan (Other Desert Cities), Francesca McKenzie (As You Like It), Fedna Jacquet (Ain’t No Mo) and Brittany K. Allen (True Right). They join the previously announced Emmy winner Christine Lahti as the title star.P.S. Check out Anthony Hopkins & Emma Thompson in the first trailer for the new King Lear TV movie, arriving on Prime Video on September 28.last_img read more

Some basketball games still on for Friday night, Grand Haven set to host Zeeland West in the Pirate’s Pit

first_img Inappropriate / Offensive FOX Sports: Stream live NFL, College Footbal… Other Bestseller × LocalSportsJournal.comThanks to the polar vortex of 2019, area athletes have missed quite a few days of school and practice.Many area high schools are on their fifth consecutive snow day and some like Montague, are on their sixth day off.Despite the vortex break, there are still boys and girls varsity basketball games on the docket for Friday night. And that means the LSJ is back in action.Tonight’s LSJ coverage features the undefeated Grand Haven girls squad hosting Zeeland West. This is a special game for Bucs fans and players as both the girls and boys contests will be played in Lakeshore Middle School’s gym (900 Cutler St), formerly known as The Pirate’s Pit.Grand Haven’s Alli Keyser goes for the bucket against Grandville’s No. 30 Shaina DenBesten during the Bucs win at the Pirate Pit back on Feb. 5, 2016. Photo/Tim ReillyGrand Haven Boys tipoff first at 6 p.m. with the girls varsity game following. Tickets are on sale at the high school athletic office until 3 p.m. today. Due to the gym’s limited space, no passes will be permitted for entry.Here is the list of tonight’s contests that are still being played:BOYS BASKETBALLBig Rapids at FremontHolland Black River at Fruitport Calvary ChristianZeeland West at Grand Haven (at Lakeshore Middle School)White Cloud at HesperiaManistee at LudingtonFruitport at Mona ShoresShelby at OakridgeKenowa Hills at MuskegonGIRLS BASKETBALLBig Rapids at FremontWhite Cloud at HesperiaFruitport at Mona ShoresHolland Black River at Fruitport Calvary ChristianZeeland West at Grand Haven (at Lakeshore Middle School)Manistee at LudingtonKenowa Hills at Muskegon Other (1461) × (33138) Not relevant × Inappropriate / Offensive (22) ENDS IN Thank you! This will help us improve your ad experience. We will try not to show you such ads again. Fox Sports Go Not relevant Add Comments (Max 320 characters) Other DEAL OF THE DAY Mail Report a problem This item is… Thank you! This will help us improve your ad experience. We will try not to show you such ads again. Add Comments (Max 320 characters) Bestseller Inappropriate / Offensive DEAL OF THE DAY ENDS IN $59.99 Report a problem This item is… (1009) Displayed poorly Not relevant DEAL OF THE DAY Other × Thank you! This will help us improve your ad experience. We will try not to show you such ads again. Add Comments (Max 320 characters) Bestseller Bestseller Thank you! This will help us improve your ad experience. We will try not to show you such ads again. ENDS IN Report a problem This item is… Add Comments (Max 320 characters) The League DEAL OF THE DAY (35539) Other Displayed poorly Report a problem This item is… Add Comments (Max 320 characters) Report a problem This item is… Not relevant Displayed poorly Other ENDS IN $0.00 Bestseller Bestseller $14.99 NBC Sports (124) Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Special… ENDS IN Not relevant Thank you! This will help us improve your ad experience. We will try not to show you such ads again. Thank you! This will help us improve your ad experience. We will try not to show you such ads again. Inappropriate / Offensive 0 Displayed poorly Thank you! This will help us improve your ad experience. We will try not to show you such ads again. Report a problem This item is… DEAL OF THE DAY Share ENDS IN $3.99 Displayed poorly DEAL OF THE DAY Shares Dude Perfect Signature Bow Nerf Sports Bi… Report a problem This item is… Other Other Inappropriate / Offensive Add Comments (Max 320 characters) Inappropriate / Offensive Inappropriate / Offensive (1862) × Bestseller $0.00 Add Comments (Max 320 characters) Displayed poorly Bestseller $26.86$49.99 Inappropriate / Offensive × (8187) × $15.29$17.99 Displayed poorly A Warrior’s Heart ENDS IN Ads by Amazon Thank you! This will help us improve your ad experience. We will try not to show you such ads again. × DEAL OF THE DAY DEAL OF THE DAY Not relevant Franklin Sports MLB Electronic Baseball … Displayed poorly $0.00 Share Report a problem This item is… Not relevant Add Comments (Max 320 characters) Shop Now ENDS IN Not relevant Ads by Amazonlast_img read more