Straight from New York’s Feinstein’s at the Regency, “Midnight Caravan” salutes the great women singing stars of the 1940s and ’50s–from Ella Fitzgerald to Judy Garland to Rosemary Clooney–as they reign over the swanky, sexy supper clubs of the era. From sultry ballads to hot Latin jazz arrangements of Broadway tunes, the show features classic standards like “My Romance,” “Shall We Dance” and “Caravan,” and conjures a nighttime, Mad Men world where the surroundings are posh, the drinks keep flowing, and nobody goes to bed before three.
— Rex Reed, New York Observer
“An act that literally takes your breath away…she has an impressive range, perfect intonation, and awesome phrasing. In a tired landscape of cabaret yawns, she is seamless enchantment. Serendipitously discovering this kind of beauty and talent …is like seeing a unicorn in a subway.”
— Tom Provenzano, LA Weekly
“Beautiful sensuous Purl. The vision of loveliness that is… elegant, throaty tones reminiscent of no less than Julie London. Purl is a sultry nightclub star with a show that combines intimate stories, humor and delicious song styling.”
— LA Times
“Purl is a... true American sweetheart. Riveting…a gifted song stylist.”
Linda Purl is known to television audiences of all ages. Currently on True Blood as Barbara Pelt, she is also known for the Emmy Award winning show Homeland as Elizabeth Gaines and ongoing role on The Office as Helene Beasley. Additional…