The original Cassie in A Chorus Line, Donna McKechnie is headed for Pittsfield and the Colonial Theatre at 8 pm on July 28, 2012 when she will appear in Donna McKechnie: My Musical Comedy Life, a benefit to honor Larry Vaber who did so much for the Berkshire Theatre Festival.
About Donna McKechnie
Tony Award-winning original member of A Chorus Line, Ms. McKechnie is regarded internationally as one of Broadway’s foremost dancing and singing stars. Her cabaret show, My Musical Comedy Life, which received unanimous raves from New York theater critics, won a Mac Award Nomination for Best Female Singer and the Backstage Bistro Award for Outstanding Major Engagement.
Some of Ms. McKechnie’s Broadway credits include: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying; A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (national tour); The Education of Hyman Kaplan; Sondheim-A Musical Tribute (which she also choreographed); On the Town; Promises, Promises; Company and State Fair. To see Ms. McKechnie in action is to celebrate the best of musical theatre.