October 27: ADL Concert Against Hate. Leslie hosts and narrates the 20th anniversary Anti-Defamation League Concert Against Hate at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC. Kay Family Award Dinner is at 5:30 p.m. followed by the concert at 8:30 p.m. For information visit the ADL Concert Against Hate website.
November 2: CLASSIC UGGAMS. Leslie brings her acclaimed cabaret show to the historic Venetian Room at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco for one show only, Sunday, November 2 at 5 pm. Tickets are $50 ($45 for subscribers) and are available online at BayAreaCabaret.org or by calling 415-927-4636.
November 10: Professional Children's School Centennial Gala. Leslie returns to her childhood alma mater, this time as special guest star, in a gala 100th anniversary tribute! Proceeds benefit the Dr. James Dawson Fund for Broadway Scholars. Monday, November 10, 6:30-9:30 pm, JW Marriott Essex House, 160 Central Park South, New York, NY. Performance is at 7:30 pm. For information, contact Chris Haley at PCS, 212-582-3116 ext. 115 or email@example.com or visit the PCS website.
December 5-28: MAME. Leslie will open a new window this holiday season when she stars in Jerry Herman’s glorious musical MAME at the Wick Theatre in Boca Raton, Florida. Tickets are $72 ($100 for the special opening night performance on Saturday, Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m.) and are available online at The Wick website or by calling the Box Office at 561-995-2333.
December 31: Wishing You a Happy New Year. Leslie rings in the New Year at New York City's newest cabaret venue The Asparagus Club on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Shows are at 7 and 10 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 31 in the Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater, 10 West 64th Street, NY, NY. Tickets go on sale soon.
January 22-23: Master Class and Performance. Musical Theatre Institute, Wright State University, Dayton, OH. Leslie leads two two-hour musical theatre workshops on Thursday, January 22 with students of Wright State University. On Friday, January 23, Leslie shows them how it's done in a solo performance accompanied only by piano. Then the top six students from the workshop join Leslie as they put their newly learned skills on display in a grand finale. Music Director Don Rebic accompanies Leslie.
Headed soon to Broadway! STORMY WEATHER: The Lena Horne Story starring Leslie Uggams as Lena Horne. Sign up for Leslie's newsletter for future announcements.