"Snowmageddon" Didn't Stop Legendary Performer Tommy Tune From Enjoying His Encores

January 29, 2015 3:21 AM

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As "Snowmageddon 2015," the overhyped snowstorm (at least in NYC) began to bear down on the city, my phone rang and I was greeted with, "Hello. This is Tommy Tune." We had originally planned to meet in person to discuss his City Center Encores! debut in the Gershwins' Lady, Be Good, but the city that never sleeps had decided to call it a day, taking shelter before the storm -- so our plans quickly changed.

"I had to walk home from where we rehearsed on 56th Street," the legendary performer and director explained, telling me he was unable to hail a cab. Perhaps best known for his mile-long legs that have helped him dance his way to nine TONY awards and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Tune had no ...

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