WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Gifted raconteur and veteran actress Joan Shepard tells the tales of her extraordinary work in nine Broadway shows along with decades of television. She's worked with many revered names in theatre and Hollywood, both British and American. Co-stars in Joan's anecdotes include Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh, Liza Minnelli, Quentin Crisp and Lenny Bruce. She reveals inside-showbiz tales in her humorous musical memoir Confessions of Old Lady #2. Energetic at 80, with no wish to retire, Joan is a survivor of the rough waters of performing. Her reminiscing is heartfelt and humorous.
John Gielgud Theatre