Simply Barbra - this autumn

Simply Barbra
Steven Brinberg is:


Steven Brinberg writes and stars as Simply Barbra which is updated annually as he travels the globe with the show. He appeared by invitation from the late Marvin Hamlisch with the Symphony Orchestras of Dallas, Milwaukee, Buffalo and Norfolk, and with Barbara Cook and the National Symphony Orchestra at the Kennedy Center. He narrated the New York City Gay Men's Chorus concert at Avery Fisher Hall, written especially for him by Terrence McNally.

Mr. Brinberg has performed at Stephen Sondheim's birthday concert at the Library of Congress; at Carnegie Hall with Uptown Express; and on Broadway in the concert version of Funny Girl with Whoopi Goldberg.

Simply Barbra has twice toured Australia, New Zealand, and England, with West End runs at the Arts and Playhouse Theatres. The show has also played Singapore; Hong Kong; Sag Harbor (Bay Street Theatre); Philadelphia (Walnut Street Theatre), San Francisco (New Conservatory Theatre), Los Angeles (Cinegrill); Sun Valley (Bruce Willis' Liberty Theatre), Atlantic City (Taj Mahal), Windsor, Ontario (Windsor Casino); Provincetown (Town Hall); Miami Beach (Colony Theatre): Houston (Theater Lab Houston); Albany (Empire Center); Arlington (Signature Theater); St. Louis (Sheldon Concert Hall); Chicago (Davenport's); and 3 sold out turns at The Mohegan Sun Casino.

His film credits include Camp, Boys Life, and Next Year in Jerusalem. Mr. Brinberg's television appearances include The Rosie 0'Donnell Show, Sally Jessy Raphael, Jerry Springer, Bert Newton, Kerri Anne (Australia), Fox News Channel and MTV's Celebrity Death Match as the voice of David Spade. He appeared in two workshops of Ken Page’s musical, Nightlife, at Manhattan Theatre Club and Westbeth Theatre Centre, and in Ivanov at the Jewish Rep.

A two time Mac and Bistro award winner, Mr. Brinberg's CD Simply Barbra Live in London is available on Jay Records, and a CD of duets featuring Kaye Ballard, Mimi Hines, Debbie Gravitte, Karen Mason and many others is available on LML Music.

Tour Dates!

Oct 11th, 18th, 23rd

Crazy Coqs, London

020 7734 4888

Oct 12th

The Curve, Slough

01753 303035

Oct 14th

Centenary Theatre, Berkhamsted

Oct 15th

Sonata, Manchester

Oct 20th

Winchester Theatre Royal

01962 840 440

Oct 22nd

Ironworks Studios, Brighton

Oct 25th & 26th

Old Joint Stock, Birmingham

Oct 28th

Chapel Arts Centre, Bath

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New York Times

“He’s been doing Streisand so long, he’s better at it than she is!”

Time Out NY

“ABSOLUTELY BRILLIANT!….affectionate and wickedly funny!”

The Times

“A delicious combination of bitchiness, genuine admiration and incisive comic timing”

Theatreworld Magazine

“Steven Brinberg is probably the most gifted impersonated in the world. He has more talent in his false fingernails than most impersonators have in their whole bodies”

This is London

“Scintillatingly funny, unnervingly accurate…A genuinely original show that is brilliantly scripted and beautifully performed”

New York Post

“Wickedly good fun”