Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Jane Krakowski Are Best of Broadway July 9 in Toronto

News   Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Jane Krakowski Are Best of Broadway July 9 in Toronto
 
Some of Broadway's biggest names come together July 9 on the BlackCreek Summer Music Festival stage in Toronto for an evening entitled The Very, Very Best of Broadway.

Audra McDonald
Audra McDonald Photo by Michael Wilson

Led by Oscar-, Tony-, Emmy-, Grammy-, Golden Globe- and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer and music director Marvin Hamlisch, the all-star celebration boasts Tony Award winners Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Martin Short and Jane Krakowski and Tony nominee Raúl Esparza. The artists will be accompanied by the BlackCreek Festival Orchestra and Chorus. 

Audiences can expect an evening of show-stopping songs and classics from musical theatre's golden age as well as from today.

The program for the evening follows:

GYPSY OVERTURE
ONCE IN A LIFETIME/MARTIN SHORT
APPLAUSE / ONCE IN A LIFETIME/REAL LIVE GIRL/MARTIN SHORT
MY HEART BELONGS TO DADDY/ JANE KRAKOWSKI
SOME ENCHANTED EVENING/BRIAN STOKES MITCHELL
I COULD HAVE DANCED ALL NIGHT/AUDRA McDONALD
DEFYING GRAVITY/RAUL ESPARZA
ANOTHER HUNDRED PEOPLE/CHORUS
BARCELONA/ JANE AND RAUL
BEING ALIVE/RAUL
AGONY/BRIAN AND MARTY
THERE WON'T BE TRUMPETS/AUDRA
SEND IN CLOWNS/AUDRA
SIT DOWN YOU'RE ROCKIN THE BOAT/MARTIN AND CHORUS
ADELAIDE'S LAMENT/JANE
THERE'S NOTHING LIKE A DAME/MEN AND CHORUS
HOW TO HANDLE A WOMAN/ BRIAN
IF EVER I WOULD LEAVE YOU/BRIAN
SOLILOQUY RAUL
BEFORE THE PARADE PASSES BY/PUT ON YOUR SUNDAY CLOTHES
HELLO DOLLY/CHORUS
A CALL FROM THE VATICAN/JANE
SHE LOVES ME/MARTY
CAN'T TAKE MY EYES OFF YOU/RAUL
NEW MUSIC/BRIAN and AUDRA
WHEELS OF A DREAM/ BRIAN AND AUDRA
IMPOSSIBLE DREAM/BRIAN
A QUIET THING/JANE
WHEN THEY BEGIN THE BEGUINE/RAUL
MY MAN'S GONE NOW AUDRA
THIS NEARLY WAS MINE/ CHOIR
SOMEWHERE/RAUL, AUDRA AND CHORUS
MAKE OUR GARDEN GROW/ ALL AND CHORUS
CHORUS LINE OVERTURE/ ALL AND CHORUS
GIVE MY REGARDS TO BROADWAY/ALL AND CHORUS  

Tickets may be purchased online at www.blackcreekfestival.com or by calling (888) 860-7888. Tickets are priced $169.50, $141.25, $107.50, $90.50, $68.00 and $56.50.  

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