Hot Tickets: Gypsy, Lou Reed, Cyndi Lauper, Killing Joke


Cyndi Lauper is bringing her True Colors to Radio City Music Hall on June 1 (and to Jones Beach on June 3), along with fellow new wavers the B-52s, Rosie O’Donnell, and the Indigo Girls, in a Logo channel-sponsored benefit for the LGBT lobbying organization the Human Rights Campaign. Icing on the cake: Queer Eye’s Carson Kressley is hosting. [On Sale: Friday, March 14 at 10 a.m.]

From the “bands it’s hard to believe are still around” vault come New York hardcore legends H20, performing Friday, May 30, 1995…er, we mean 2008, at the Blender Theater at Gramercy. [On Sale: Friday, March 14 at noon]


For all of you who wish you were still “Living in the ’80s,” the classic post-punk/new wave band Killing Joke plays Irving Plaza Oct. 11-12. [On Sale: Saturday, March 15 at 10 a.m.]

And Lou Reed plays the Paramount Theater in Asbury Park, N.J. on April 24. [On Sale: Saturday, March 15 at 11 a.m.]


, “a consummate show-biz musical” starring Patti LuPone, opens March 27 at the St. James Theater. Based upon the memoirs of the stripper Gypsy Rose Lee, the musical tells the story of ambitious young woman making a name for herself in the world of vaudeville. [On Sale: Now]