Stepping Out

Remembering Fanny Brice through song and stories

A look at the stage and screen legend with Kimberly Faye Greenberg this weekend


In Concert

Fabulous Fanny
Singer-actress Kimberly Faye Greenberg pays tribute to the iconic singer-comedienne Fanny Brice, with her one-woman show, “Fabulous Fanny: The Songs and Stories of Fanny Brice.” Throughout the evening, you’ll hear Fanny’s personal stories and anecdotes, together with signature hits such as “My Man,” “Second-Hand Rose” and “Rose of Washington Square.” Greenberg, a diva who dazzles, brings the stage and screen legend to life with her performance that also includes “Don’t Rain On My Parade,” “People” and “Music That Makes Me Dance.” As she delights everyone with her vocal and comic flair, you’ll feel as if you’ve spent an evening with the fabulous Fanny.
Saturday, June 1, 8 p.m. $20. Freeport High School, 50 South Brookside Ave., Freeport. (516) 223-7659.

Art Adventures

Living, Out Loud
The literary arts meet the visual arts when Nassau County Museum of Art hosts six of the area’s most prominent writers in an afternoon of original readings from their works. “Living, Out Loud: Writers Riff on Love, Sweat & Fears” features speechwriter and essayist Robin E. Bernstein; two-time Emmy Award-winning essayist Iyna Bort Caruso, author and New York Times contributor Claudia Cryvatz Copquin, Friars Club historian/head writer and essayist Barry Dougherty, essayist and New York Times “Modern Love” writer Paula Ganzi Licata, and author and essayist Ellen Meister. Taking a page from book readings, which usually involve an author reciting directly from a published chapter, the writers involved in this program take turns at the microphone, each reading an original essay.
Sunday, June 2, 3 p.m. Free with museum admission. $10, $8 seniors 62 and older, $4 children 12 and older. One Museum Dr. (off Northern Blvd.), Roslyn Harbor. (516) 484-9337 or