“CAROL BURNETT – AN EVENING OF LAUGHTER AND REFLECTION WHERE THE AUDIENCE ASKS QUESTIONS” brings the comedy legend back to the stage.
Carol Burnett, an award-winning actress and best-selling author, is widely recognized by the public and her peers for her work for her comedic and dramatic roles on television, film, and Broadway, most notably “The Carol Burnett Show.” Named in 2007 by TIME magazine as one of “100 Best Television Shows of All Time,” “The Carol Burnett Show” ran for 11 years, averaged 30 million viewers per week, and received 25 Emmy Awards, making it one of the most honored shows in television history.
On September 11, 1967, “The Carol Burnett Show” premiered on CBS. With a talented ensemble featuring Harvey Korman, Tim Conway, Vicki Lawrence and Lyle Waggoner, costumes by Bob Mackie and musical sketches by Buz Kohan, Bill Angelos, Artie Malvin and Ken and Mitzie Welch, the show became a hit.
Ms. Burnett’s film credits include playing Miss Hannigan in the film version of the musical, “Annie,” directed by John Huston; “Noises Off,” directed by Peter Bogdanovich; “A Wedding,” directed by Robert Altman; and “Four Seasons,” directed by Alan Alda.
On Broadway she recently starred in A.R. Gurney’s “Love Letters” (2014), opposite Brian Dennehy, “Fade Out, Fade In,” with book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green with music by Jule Styne; Stephen Sondheim’s musical review “Putting It Together;” and Ken Ludwig’s farce “Moon Over Buffalo,” starring with Philip Bosco. She produced and starred in numerous television specials and guest starred on several television series, including “Glee,” “Hot in Cleveland,” “Hawaii 5-0” and “Law and Order: SVU.”
Individual ticket sales start Aug. 1.