Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today.
Lea Michele Will Guest Star on Sons of Anarchy
Glee star and Broadway baby Lea Michele will guest star on Sons of Anarchy, her “favorite show.” The Wrap reports that Michele will play Gertie, a single mom and truck-stop waitress. In case you'd like to mark your calendar, her episode is scheduled to air on October 14 on FX.
Chita Rivera to Recreate Signature Moments
Broadway legend Chita Rivera will return to Birdland in Chita’s Back. The two-time Tony winner will perform some of her favorite songs as well as recreate signature moments from her legendary career. The limited engagement will play October 7 through October 11. If you're annoyed that you can't get to Williamstown, then hopefully you can make one of the seven shows in the Big Apple.
Annaleigh Ashford & More to Pay Tribute to Elaine Stritch
Annaleigh Ashford, Cyndi Lauper, Lisa Brescia, Christopher Borger and a host of Broadway favorites will pay tribute to the late Elaine Stritch on August 7 at New York’s Metropolitan Room. The cabaret will be hosted by Bernie Furshpan and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Stritch’s favorite charity.
Beautiful's Jessie Mueller & Jarrod Spector Team Up for New Concert
This sounds some kind of wonderful. 2014 Tony Winner Jessie Mueller and Tony nominee Jarrod Spector will team up for a new concert, Jessie & Jarrod: The Stars of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. Catch them at New Jersey Performing Arts Center’s Victoria Theater in Newark, NJ on March 1 and 2, 2015. We know that it will be a Beautiful show.