Steppenwolf's LookOut Series and Mark Cortale will present Patti LuPone, with Seth Rudetsky as pianist and host, on Monday, March 5, with performances at 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. in Steppenwolf's Downstairs Theatre, 1650 N. Halsted St.
This unscripted evening will be a mix of intimate, behind-the-scenes stories of LuPone's career through questions from Rudetsky.
LuPone last appeared in Chicago in the world-premiere production of the musical War Paint, which she went on to star in on Broadway earning Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award nominations for her performance as cosmetics pioneer Helena Rubinstein. Overall, LuPone has earned seven Tony nods, winning two awards. She has also be in TV and film projects such as Penny Dreadful, Glee and Union Square.
Tickets ( $79-$150 each ) are on sald through Audience Services ( 1650 N. Halsted St. ), 312-335-1650 and Steppenwolf.org .