Betty Comden tribute fills up

Barbara Cook, Lilias White among performers

Christine Ebersole, Barbara Cook, Audra McDonald, Phyllis Newman, Lucie Arnaz and Lillias White are among the performers to appear at the memorial tribute for lyricist and librettist Betty Comden.

Set to play the Majestic Theater at 2:00pm on Sept. 18, the one-hour event, “Great Women Salute a Great Woman: Betty Comden — in the words of Comden and Green,” is free to the public.

Comden, whose Rialto credits (with writing partner Adolph Green) included “Bells Are Ringing,” “Wonderful Town” and “On the Town,” died Nov. 23, 2006.

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