Glenn Close to Narrate Glen Roven's Runaway Bunny at Carnegie Hall
Shields is featured on a recently released Sony recording of The Runaway Bunny, which also features Paddington Bear's First Concert, also by Roven, and Tubby the Tuba, and will feature performances by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, violinist Ittai Shapria, and Stephen Fry.
Close's many Broadway credits include Sunset Boulevard, Death and the Maiden, The Real Thing, and Barnum. Her numerous film and television credits include The World According to Garp, Fatal Attraction, Dangerous Liaisons, South Pacific, and the current FX series Damages. Shields has starred on Broadway in Grease, for which she won a Theatre World Award, Cabaret, Chicago, and Wonderful Town. She currently stars on the hit NBC-TV series Lipstick Jungle.
For tickets and information on the April 29 benefit, visit www.carnegiehall.org.