Patti LuPone Set for Bravo's WATCH WHAT HAPPENS: LIVE, 1/23
Two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone is set for Bravo's "What What Happens: Live" this Wednesday, January 23, according to the show's listings.
"Watch What Happens: Live" is Bravo's late-night, interactive talk show that features guests from the world of entertainment, politics and pop culture. Hosted by Andy Cohen, the series includes lively debates on everything from fashion, the latest on everyone's favorite "Bravolebrities" and to what celebrity is making headlines that week.
Past guests who have joined Cohen in the Bravo Club house include Sarah Jessica Parker, Tina Fey, Iman, Liam Neeson, Kelly Ripa, Jimmy Fallon, Anderson Cooper, Molly Shannon, Matthew Broderick and Lance Bass.
LuPone created the role of Lucia in the musical Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (music and lyrics by David Yazbek) for which she was nominated for Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards. She most recently appeared on Broadway opposite Debra Winger in David Mamet's The Anarchist, and prior to that with her Evita co-star Mandy Patinkin in An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin. She is the winner of the Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for Best Actress in a Musical and the Drama League Award for Outstanding Performance of the Season for her performance as Rose in the most recent Broadway production of Gypsy.
Other recent stage credits include her debut with the New York City Ballet as guest soloist in their new production of The Seven Deadly Sins, Joanne in the New York Philharmonic's production of Company, her debut with the Los Angeles Opera in Weill-Brecht'sMahagonny, the world premiere of Jake Heggie's opera To Hell and Back with San Francisco's Baroque Philharmonia Orchestra and Mrs. Lovett in John Doyle's production of Sweeney Todd (Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle nominations; Drama League Award for Outstanding Contribution to Musical Theatre).
"Watch What Happens: Live" is produced by Embassy Row for Bravo. Michael Davies and Andy Cohen serve as executive producers.