Luann de Lesseps has faced the ‘truth’ and admitted she was kicked out of a gay piano bar earlier this week as she shared a lengthy apology for her actions and the people involved in the Townhouse incident.
The 56-year-old reality star previously denied the allegations during an exclusive interview with DailyMail.com on Thursday, but was forced to account for the past as she took to Instagram on Saturday morning to confirm her exit from the establishment in Manhattan. Wednesday night.
“This week, after an unfortunate incident, I faced the truth,” she wrote. I want to apologize to the staff at Townhouse and anyone else who has offended me for my behaviour.
Saab: Luann de Lesseps faced “the truth” and admitted that she was kicked out of a gay piano bar earlier this week in which she shared a lengthy apology for her actions and the people involved in the incident in Townhouse; Seen in 2021
Obviously my struggle with alcohol is real! While I’ve made great strides over the years, there have been times when I’ve fallen short. It’s one day at a time! I am in recovery and I am taking steps to ensure this does not happen again.
“I am grateful to my family and friends for their continued support,” she added.
Luanne initially denied being kicked out of Townhouse – with sources claiming she had a “monopoly” on piano and “drunk” singing – while she was speaking exclusively to DailyMail.com on Thursday.
“I walked out feeling all Giovanni, but money obviously can’t buy a class, especially with an audience that doesn’t appreciate my music,” she said by email, adding that “certainly there is no longer a girls icon.”
Honest: The 56-year-old reality star previously denied the allegations during an exclusive interview with DailyMail.com on Thursday, but had to account for the past as she took to Instagram on Saturday morning to confirm her exit from the establishment. In Manhattan on a Wednesday night
“But I live to see another day – an elegant lifestyle!” She continued, referring to the title of her single, Chic C’est la Vie. Fun Nights Live in New York City.
Sixth page It was previously reported that the Real Housewives Of New York City star was kicked out of Townhouse after drunkenly singing several songs to an audience.
One source claimed: “Luann thought she was doing her job.” I tried to sing [her own song] Money can’t buy you class, but they didn’t know it, they know the standards.
And they continued: The pianist was like, “I don’t know the song,” she replied, “It’s a hit!”
“I came out feeling all Giovanni, but money obviously can’t buy a class, especially with an audience that doesn’t appreciate my music,” she initially said via email, referring to one of her songs.
“It’s not Cole Porter’s standard, it’s not somewhere over the rainbow,” the source added about the tune, which has reportedly sold 19,000 digital copies.
The former countess appeared drunk and was “releasing mixed versions of songs”, although the crowd was apparently fed up with her antics and “whistles to her,” a second source claimed.
They noted that a host of drag queens, including Tiffany Ann Cook, SHINee Penny, Lorraine Order and Chandelier, were in the audience.
Another source claimed that the mood in the piano bar soured when Luann started yelling at the gay, “You don’t know me! I’m a cabaret star!”
Apparently, the video clip from the evening the post saw includes a clip of the RHONY star shouting “F*** you” into the microphone.
Page Six previously reported that the Real Housewives Of New York City star was kicked out of Townhouse after she drunkenly sang several songs to an audience; Seen in 2019 in New York City
One source claimed that Luann “yelled at other patrons on the microphone,” before she was “fired for dealing with bar customers.”
Luann told Page Six that she and Kinky Boots producer Jim Kierstead arrived together around 10:30 p.m., when “there was a group of people singing and it was a fun, boisterous crowd.”
After he urged her to sing a little, she said that she sang some of the Broadway songs they were playing.
“I realized I was a bit full, but we were having fun and it was getting late. I was rehearsing and was in the mood to sing some songs.” Then Jim said to me, “Lo, I have an early rehearsal,” and then we left around midnight, 11:30 evening”
Not Standards: Sources said she sang her own songs, which her sponsors didn’t know, and sounded drunk. Luann admitted that she was “chubby,” and her friend, Kinky Boots producer Jim Kierstead, claimed she left with him on her own; Seen in 2019 in New York City
Kierstead claimed they left on their own, rather than booting.
“After a theater character’s birthday party in New York, Luann and I went to the country house for a drink at night,” he said. She met hordes of her fans and was convinced to sing for them.
“I was finally able to bring it home as I had an early Thursday morning for a new music workshop,” Kierstead continued. “Of course, it was the ball’s darling as usual.”
One of her friends claimed in the post that the cabaret singer, who has a history of alcohol problems, was trying to stay healthy and taking things day by day.
Notably, the star was arrested in 2017 on charges of uncontrolled poisoning, resisting arrest, hitting an officer and making threats against a government employee while in Palm Beach, Florida.
The cabaret singer has a history of alcohol problems. She was arrested in 2019 for allegedly kicking a police officer while drunk; seen in 2019
After falling out with the law, she entered an alcohol abuse treatment program, and the following year agreed to plead guilty to two misdemeanor charges in exchange for a felony charge of hitting an officer — allegedly kicking a police officer — to drop.
As part of her sentence, Luann was ordered to perform 50 hours of community service and attend at least two Alcoholics Anonymous meetings.
In July 2018, she sat at the RHONY reunion party while she was going to rehab.