Barbara Bleier: "ON MY OWN...THIS TIME AROUND"
Director: Barbara Maier Gustern
Musical Director: Paul Greenwood
Guest Performer: Barbara Maier Gustern
Singer/Actress, Barbara Bleier, returns to New York's popular "Pangea" club in her Solo Debut.
Usually performing with her musical partner, Austin Pendleton, Barbara steps on to the solo stage with "On My Own..This Time Around."
Special Guest is also her Director: Barbara Maier Gustern.
Barbara says the show will touch upon moments along her path of life, from her bohemian days in high school, to thinking "how come there were no girls and women in sport?,"
that have changed the course and her perspective, through the means of stories and songs.
Barbara is a singer/actor/playwright who has appeared on stage, in film, and on TV, as well as in solo shows/revues, nationally/internationally in the cabaret world. She played the mother of a psychopathic killer in the cult classic, Swoon; appeared in the film "This is Where I Leave You, " with Jane Fonda and Tina Fey and "They Came Together," with Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler. Her theatrical one woman show, "Who's Your Mama?" was selected for production in the NYC Women at Work Festival. With Austin Pendleton, she has appeared in various critically acclaimed cabaret shows over the last twenty years, including: the recent sell out show 'Bits and Pieces," (NY,) Late Nights in Smoky Bars (New York, Chicago and Philadelphia), 'Tis the Season to Be Morbid and Beautiful Mistake: the Songs of John Bucchino and Amanda McBroom."
What the Critics have said:
"Bleier is a dynamo who mesmerizes you at soon as she hits the stage. Her on point singing and captivating storytelling lures you into her musical journey." Lauren Mills. Chew The Scene..
"Full of piss, vinegar, and maybe even a little jalapeño pepper. If youre older, go and relate. If youre young, go and learn at their feet."....The Villager, NY
Music Charge: $20.00 online prior.
$25.00 at the Door
MAC members: $15.00. online only
Photo: Maryann Lopinto
All Sales Are Final. NO REFUNDS
SEATING AT PANGEA IS COMMUNAL. OTHER GUESTS MAY BE SEATED AT THE TABLE. THERE IS A $20 MINIMUM PER PERSON (FOOD OR BEVERAGE).
FOOD OR BEVERAGES PURCHASED IN THE MAIN BAR/DINING ROOM WILL NOT BE APPLIED TO THE PERFORMANCE SPACE MINIMUM.
SEATING BEGINS AT 6:00PM.
SEATING IS FIRST COME FIRST SERVE FOR ALL TICKET HOLDERS.
LATE ARRIVALS WILL BE SEATED AT THE MANAGEMENT'S DISCRETION AND ONLY IF THERE IS A SUITABLE BREAK IN THE PERFORMANCE.
Downtown's intimate supper-club Pangea is the ultimate in alt, playing home to some of the best in alt cabaret. The New York Times recently called it "a bohemian oasis not unlike the fabled Max's Kansas City from days gone by."
178 Second Avenue
New York, NY 10003