Exclusive and Intimate – One Night Only
"Luft belts the songs with fully committed vitality, delivering with passion and honesty. Luft infuses it with uplifting joy. The singer's time has come" Daily Variety
Lorna Luft is a dazzling talent whose career has stretched from Broadway, to the West End and Hollywood. On Sunday 25 May 2008 Lorna will perform songs from her career and new album, SONGS MY MOTHER TAUGHT ME for one night only at The Karnak Playhouse. SONGS MY MOTHER TAUGHT ME celebrates the music of her mother, Judy Garland, in a one-woman show that has had great success in the West End and USA and currently is touring the UK.
Born to legendary entertainer Judy Garland and producer Sid Luft, Lorna began her career at age sixteen with her mum at the PALACE THEATRE in New York and has flourished ever since.
She starred on Broadway in PROMISES, PROMISES; Off-Broadway in SNOOPY and EXTREMITIES; in National Tours of THEY’RE PLAYING OUR SONG, JERRY HERMANS BROADWAY YEARS and GUYS AND DOLLS; plus UK productions of BABES IN ARMS and WHITE CHRISTMAS (with Craig McLachlan) and recorded the 1990 studio cast recording of GIRL CRAZY.
Lorna appeared on television on THE JUDY GARLAND SHOW, TRAPPER JOHN M.D., THE NANNY, MURDER SHE WROTE performed on the GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS, and the TONY AWARDS with her sister, Liza Minnelli. In films she is best remembered by fans of all ages as Pink Lady “Paulette Rebchuck” in the camp classic Grease 2.