An evening of Broadway Leading Men's songs & sassy standards served Up with a twist of SHE.
“SHE IS A STAR!” - BroadwayWorld. One of the "Best Vocalists of the Decade" (BroadwayWorld, Dec 2020), and her self-penned evening “Why CAN’T a Woman…?” was named one of the Top Seven Cabaret Shows of the Year by BroadwayWorld (2022).
New York stage & screen actor, Lianne Marie Dobbs, returns to St Louis, bringing her hit solo show from 54Below on tour. Join her to raise a glass to the musical strength and lyrical beauty of women through classic Broadway songs and sassy standards - many originally intended for the male voice - including “Something’s Coming”, “How to Handle a Woman”, and “I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face,” bookended by humorous and thought-provoking insights from celebrated feminists.
“A spectacular, intriguing evening created by a performer who is completely captivating on every level.” - BroadwayWorld
“When she sings, brilliance is in the air….” - SF Weekly
LIANNE MARIE DOBBS
"Saucy and sunny” according to Variety, Lianne is an in-demand performer who can “interpret a ballad with sensitivity and the dramatic ability of a seasoned actor, yet has a voice powerful enough to cause more damage to a venue’s roof than a Florida hurricane.” (TheatrePizzazz)
“Why CAN’T a Woman…?” is arranged and music directed by Ron Abel, whose client list includes: John Lloyd Young, Lucie Arnaz, Joely Fisher, Bette Midler and Helen Reddy.
Lianne’s debut album “Everything Old is New Again” is on Shout! Broadway, and reached the ‘Top Ten Vocal Albums of the Year’ list in multiple publications. Major acting credits include The Gilded Age (HBO), Law & Order, and The Equalizer, Les Misérables, Always… Patsy Cline, Irving Berlin’s White Christmas, Jane Austen's EMMA, Million Dollar Quartet.