Lionizing Legends

Finkle, David
November 2006
Back Stage East;11/30/2006, Vol. 47 Issue 48, p28
Trade Publication
The article presents information on several theater performers and singers. Andrea Marcovicci performed in the opera "I'm Feeling Like a Million: A Salute to the Incomparable Hildegarde." Singer Jane Scheckter performed in the show "Jane Scheckter Misses Bobby Short," in which she paid to the late singer Bobby Short. Singer Steve Tyrell also sings the songs of Short.


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