TV Star Kim Coles to Bring Solo Show OH BUT WAIT, THERE'S MORE!?.? to Laurie Beechman, 2/1-3
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by BWW News Desk
Kim Coles, the hilarious star of hit TV shows Living Single, Frasier and In Living Color, will present the New York Premiere of her acclaimed one-woman show OH BUT WAIT, THERE'S MORE!?.? Written and performed by Kim Coles and directed by Scotch Ellis Loring, this limited engagement will be presented for three performances only, February 1 - 3 at The Laurie Beechman Theater at West Bank Café.
OH BUT WAIT, THERE'S MORE!? chronicles the ebb and flow of Kim Cole's showbiz rise with Hollywood-insider stories, multi-media features and even an interpretive dance number! After Fox's groundbreaking hit comedy Living Single got cancelled, Kim realized that nothing compares to the free food, personalized parking space, and sweet perks of showbiz success. As pilot seasons came and went and residual checks all got spent, she had to breakdown in order to break through and find true meaning beyond the glitz and glam of the red carpet. With her signature sass and smile and irrepressible, goofy charm, Kim presents a side-splitting show that will make you laugh and inspire you, too.
Best known for her zany characters and outrageous sense of humor, Kim Coles began her career as a runner-up in the "Big Beautiful Woman" pageant in Atlantic City, New Jersey. She rode her beauty pageant success into a plus-size modeling career and began performing as a stand-up comedienne, which ultimately turned into a legit showbiz career. Best known for her five-season turn on FOX's Living Single, Coles has starred in hit television programs including Frasier, Six Feet Under, In Living Color, One on One, TBS's10 Items Or Less and TVLand's new hit comedy, The Soul Man. She has also appeared on shows including BET's My Black is Beautiful, The Mole, VH1's Celebrity Fit Club, and BET's Pay it Off, (becoming the first African-American woman to host a primetime game show), OWN's Are You Normal, America?. COLES is the author of the best-selling book, "I'm Free But it Will Cost You: The Single Life According to Kim Coles." She has also co-written and starred in her own award-winning play, Homework. She continues to bring her fresh take on love, life, and laughter to Comedy Club stages across the nation.
OH BUT WAIT, THERE'S MORE!? runs Friday, February 1 - Sunday, February 3 at 7:30pm. The Laurie Beechman Theater is located inside West Bank Cafe at 407 West 42nd Street -- at Ninth Avenue, accessible from the A,C,E,N,R,V,F,1,2 & 3 trains at 42nd Street). Tickets are $22 plus a $15 food/drink minimum. To purchase tickets call 212-352-3101 or visit www.SpinCycleNYC.com.