Stepping Out For COD
With Bebe Neuwirth and Brian Stokes Mitchell
Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 8 pm at the McCallum Theatre
Two brilliant stage performers, Bebe Neuwirth and Brian Stokes Mitchell, are bringing their considerable talents to the Coachella Valley to benefit the College of the Desert (COD).
Ticket prices for Stepping Out For COD with Bebe Neuwirth & Brian Stokes Mitchell
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An accomplished actress, singer, and dancer, Neuwirth is one of today’s most versatile performers, having earned two Emmy Awards as repressed psychiatrist Lilith on the hit comedy Cheers and two Tony Awards on Broadway for her roles in Chicago and Sweet Charity. Her other Broadway credits include Fosse, Damn Yankees, Dancin, Little Me, and A Chorus Line. Neuwirth’s work in film includes Liberty Heights, Summer of Sam, Celebrity, Jumanji, Green Card, The Paint Job, Bugsy, and Tadpole, among others.
On television, Neuwirth is well known for her role as Lilith Sternin in Cheers, for which she won two Emmy Awards. Other television appearances include her Emmy nominated portrayal of Dorothy Parker in Dash and Lily and guest work on Star Trek, the Next Generation, and Hack. She is currently filming a new series for NBC called Law and Order - Trial by Jury.
Neuwirth will perform favorite songs from her one-woman cabaret show Stories with Piano, exploring a full range of emotions as she tells stories through song. She will join Mitchell on stage during the second half of this amazing evening.
Dubbed “The Last Leading Man” by the New York Times, Brian Stokes Mitchell has enjoyed a rich and varied career on Broadway and in television and film. Mitchell has appeared in some of America’s great concert halls, and has been invited to the White House, where he has performed for Presidents Clinton and Obama. The dashing Mitchell will showcase his powerful baritone, and the musical versatility that has kept him in demand by some of the country’s finest conductors and orchestras.