Betty Buckley has created a new, critically acclaimed concert Story Songs. A live concert recording of the show will be released in February, 2017. The concert includes songs by Broadway composers and lyricists: Rodgers & Hammerstein, Stephen Schwartz, Jason Robert Brown and Joe Iconis. The show also features songs by contemporary singer songwriters like Sting, Peter Gabriel, Joni Mitchell and Emmy Lou Harris.
Tony Award winner and Broadway legend Betty Buckley won a Tony Award for her performance as Grizabella in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats. She received her second Tony Award nomination for her performance as Hesione in Triumph of Love and an Olivier Award Nomination for her interpretation of Norma Desmond in the London production of Webber’s Sunset Boulevard, which she repeated to more rave reviews on Broadway. Her other Broadway credits include 1776, Pippin, Song and Dance, The Mystery of Edwin Drood and Carrie. On television, she starred for three seasons in the HBO series OZ and played Abby Bradford in the hit series Eight is Enough. Buckley has recorded 16 CD’s and has received three Grammy nominations. Buckley is also co-starring with James McAvoy in the new M. Night Shyamalan film Split, which will be released in 2017.