Who better to sing for Gay Pride Week than the daughter of legendary entertainer Judy Garland and producer Sid Luft, and the sister of Liza Minnelli, Lorna. Lorna Luft returns to Feinstein’s/ 54 Below with a brand new show to celebrate Pride Week in NYC!. The evening will be a celebration of what it means to be proud. as Lorna sings, tells stories, and focuses on the history behind New York City Pride and what it means to her while also dedicating her show to everyone who has pride in themselves.
Lorna Luft made her performing debut singing on The Judy Garland Show. She played a pink lady in Grease 2 and followed that with Where the Boys Are ’84 to the series Murder, She Wrote and Sean Saves the World. Lorna was co-executive producer of Life with Judy Garland, the five-time Emmy Award-winning miniseries based on her best-selling memoir, Me and My Shadows.
For the past several years, Lorna has been starring in American and British productions of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. Her other theatrical credits include her Broadway debut in Promises, Promises; Off-Broadway’s Snoopy and Extremities; the national tour of They’re Playing Our Song; a British tour of Pack of Lies; and Gypsy, Grease, Guys and Dolls, Mame, and The Unsinkable Molly Brown, among many others.
Lorna is also a gifted concert and cabaret artist, performing in the world’s most prestigious venues, including The Hollywood Bowl, Carnegie Hall, The London Palladium, and L’Olympia in Paris. Her highly acclaimed multi-media production, Songs My Mother Taught Me—The Judy Garland Songbook, melds one of the world’s most familiar songbooks with personal memories. It won two Ovation Awards, and a CD based on the show was released by First Night Records.
Lorna Luft: Feinstein’s/ 54 Below June 22nd to the 25th at 7pm.