Three-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone joins Shakespeare Theatre Company artistic director Michael Kahn as part of the company's Classic Conversations
series. LuPone has raised the bar for Broadway leading ladies. Her iconic, critically acclaimed roles include Mama Rose in Gypsy
(for which she won the Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for Best Actress in a Musical and the Drama League Award for Outstanding Performance), Mrs. Lovett in John Doyle's production of Sweeney Todd
(earning Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle nominations), and Terrence McNally's Master Class
. She also starred in her own concert show, Patti LuPone on Broadway
. Most recently, she performed in David Mamet's The Anarchist
, played Joanne in the New York Philharmonic's production of Company
and appeared in the new musical Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
, for which she was nominated for Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards. In this Classic Conversations
appearance, she sheds the roles and talks candidly about her storied career in theater.
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