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League Liza new cabaret

Dinner featured music from Kander, Ebb

NEW YORK — Liza Minnelli got her due on Monday night, as the Drama League honored her at its 16th annual gala dinner at the Pierre. The program featured songs from honorary chairs John Kander and Fred Ebb, who have written tunes for Liza with a Z for more than 30 years. Among those who performed some of Minnelli’s better known songs were Chita Rivera, Billy Stritch, Roberta Flack and Sam Harris, while Dame Edna and Dr. Ruth Westheimer made comic remarks. Even the dancers from the current revival of “Fosse” turned out to salute the Broadway legend.

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