The Ziegfeld Society is presenting SOME ENCHANTED EVENINGS: The Glittering Life & Times of Mary Martin, written & hosted by David Kaufman, based on his new best selling biography, on Saturday, September 17th, 3pm, at Lang Recital Hall at Hunter College, 69th Street between Park and Lexington in New York.
Helmed by Walter Willison, the evening will feature Karen Akers, Erin Cronican, Marcy DeGonge Manfredi, Chelsie Nectow, Candice Oden, Meg Tolin-Piper, Virginia Wing and Karen Ziemba. Musical Direction & Arrangements by Mark York.
The Ziegfeld Society of New York City is a not-for-profit organization founded by Mark York (JUST JIM DALE) and Lucy Kerman, that aspires to enlighten, entertain and educate current and future generations of theatergoers and young artists about the legendary performers, songwriters and creators of our vast musical theater heritage. Monthly performances feature Broadway stalwarts, often performing alongside young up-and-coming artists, as well as presentations by authors and screenings of lost film and television musicals.
Tickets are $23.00 for general admission, $15.00 for seniors, and $10.00 for students and can be purchase on line at theziegfeldsociety.com or by calling 917-371-5509. All contributions are tax deductible. For more information visit theziegfeldsociety.com.
Lia Chang is an actor, a multi-media content producer and co-founder of Bev’s Girl Films, making films that foster inclusion and diversity on both sides of the camera. Bev’s Girl Films’ debut short film, Hide and Seek was a top ten film in the Asian American Film Lab’s 2015 72 Hour Shootout Filmmaking Competition, and she received a Best Actress nomination. BGF collaborates with and produces multi-media content for artists, actors, designers, theatrical productions, composers, musicians and corporations. Lia is also an internationally published and exhibited photographer, a multi-platform journalist, and a publicist. Lia has appeared in the films Wolf, New Jack City, A Kiss Before Dying, King of New York, Big Trouble in Little China, The Last Dragon, Taxman and Hide and Seek. She is profiled in Examiner.com, Jade Magazine and Playbill.com.