Linda Lavin will perform at the Crown on Aug 5th and Aug 6th with Billy Stritch, her music director. Buy tickets for either performance at the bottom of this page.
Linda Lavin has won a Tony Award, as well as Drama Desk, Outer Critics’ and Helen Hayes Award for her performance in Broadway Bound in 1987. She is a six- time Tony award nominee for her roles in The Last of the Red Hot Lovers, The Diary of Anne Frank, The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife, Collected Stories and The Lyons.
Lavin released her first CD “Possibilities” an album of jazz standards and show tunes with Billy Stritch, her music director, and her husband Steve Bakunas at the drums.
Inducted into the Theatre Hall of Fame in 2011, other theatre credits include The New Century (Drama Desk Award), Other Desert Cities (LCT), and Too Much Sun (Vineyard Theatre). She is a two-time Golden Globe winner for her role as Alice on the 9 year hit TV series Alice on CBS, and she co- starred with Sean Hayes in the NBC Series Sean Saves the World. Lavin has also recently guest starred on MOM and The Good Wife.
She appeared with Robert De Niro in Nancy Meyer's The Intern. Recent feature films include A Short History of Decay, Manhattan Nocturne with Adrien Brody, and How to Be A Latin Lover opposite Rob Lowe and Eugenio Derbez.
Born in Portland, Maine and a graduate of the College of William & Mary, which recently conferred on her an honorary doctor of arts degree where she endows a theater program.