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New York City’s hometown hero Martha Plimpton wowed audiences with her 2010 American Songbook debut, the one-woman show Martha Plimpton Sings?. For her much anticipated return to the series, the beloved Emmy Award winner and three-time Tony Award nominee—together with musical director Dan Lipton—pays tribute to the genius of singer-songwriter Aimee Mann with a hand-picked set of favorite tunes, each thematically paired to devastatingly mordant effect with a different United States president. Accompanied by a quartet of stellar musicians from the worlds of Broadway and late-night television, Plimpton will also invite special guests to join her onstage for this hilariously heartbreaking triptych through the landscape of love and loss and electoral misjudgment.
“Three-time Tony and Emmy nominee Martha Plimpton has astonished audiences with her limitless range as an actress.”– Broadwayworld.com
“Martha's role in Pal Joey put her on everyone's list of great musical performers, and she has a club act that is wry, delightful and brimming with interesting musical choices.”– WNYC (Studio 360)
Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 8:30 pm The Appel Room