"Sexy Songs And Lovely Laments" on Saturday, October 14.
Sag Harbor, NY - September 27, 2017 - Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce Judy Carmichael: Sexy Songs and Lovely Laments will take place on Saturday, October 14 at 8 pm. Ticket prices range from $35 - $55 and can be purchased now at baystreet.org or by calling the Box Office at 631-725-9500, open daily 11 am to show time. Beginning September 4, hours change to Tuesday through Saturday 11am to 5pm or show time.
Grammy nominated pianist, vocalist, and songwriter Judy Carmichael will play originals from her latest CD, “Can You Love Once More?” She will also play standards by Gershwin, Cole Porter, Fats Waller, and Peggy Lee. She will be accompanied by Harry Allen on tenor sax, Chris Flory on guitar and Neal Minor on bass.
Judy Carmichael appears frequently on radio and TV throughout the world and maintains a busy international touring schedule. She is popular with both jazz and cabaret audiences with her soulful, swinging interpretations of the Great American Songbook, and equally impressive hilarious, improvisational anecdotes. Her wit and musical knowledge come together on her weekly NPR radio broadcast/podcast Judy Carmichael’s Jazz Inspired, now in its 18th year, where she talks with celebrated creative artists about their love for jazz and how it inspires them, everyone from Seth MacFarlane and Jools Holland to Tony Bennett and Billy Joel.
Judy Carmichael has played the major international concert halls and festivals from Carnegie Hall to the Peggy Guggenheim Museum in Venice (the first concert ever presented by the museum) to programs with Melissa Etheridge, Leslie Garrett, Joel Grey, Michael Feinstein, Jools Holland, Steve Ross and the Smothers Brothers. In addition, Ms. Carmichael has done comic skits and performed her music on radio and TV, Jo Soares in Brazil, Entertainment Tonight in the U.S. NPR’s Morning Editions, A Prairie Home Company and others, Mornings With Margaret Throsby for the Australia Broadcast Corporation and the BBC’s Loose Ends, In Tune, Up All Night, Woman’s Hour and numerous other shows. Additionally, she has performed private recitals for everyone from Rod Stewart and Robert Redford to President Clinton and Gianni Agnelli.
Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is a year-round, not-for-profit professional theater and community cultural center which endeavors to innovate, educate, and entertain a diverse community through the practice of the performing arts. We serve as a social and cultural gathering place, an educational resource, and a home for a community of artists.