Barbra Streisand’s Summer Tour Launches Tonight

News   Barbra Streisand’s Summer Tour Launches Tonight The tour kicks off August 2 in Los Angeles.
Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand's nine-city concert tour launches August 2 in Los Angeles at the Staples Center.

The Grammy, Tony, Emmy and Oscar winner will perform hits from each decade of her career as well as tunes from her forthcoming new album, ENCORE: Movie Partners Sing Broadway, which will be released August 26. On the new CD Streisand partners with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars to sing Broadway classics. ENCORE will mark Streisand’s third Broadway album. Streisand released The Broadway Album and Back to Broadway in 1985 and 1993, respectfully, both of which went multi-platinum.

The tour is directed by Streisand and Richard Jay-Alexander with musical direction by conductor Randy Waldman.

Tour dates follow:

August 2 Los Angeles, Staples Center

August 4 San Jose, SAP Center at San Jose

August 6 Las Vegas, T-Mobile Arena

August 9 Chicago, United Center

August 11, 13 Brooklyn, Barclays Center

August 16 Boston, TD Garden

August 18 Washington, D.C., Verizon Center

August 20 Philadelphia, Wells Fargo Center

August 23 Toronto, Air Canada Centre

Streisand also recently chatted about some of the cities she will be visiting in an online video, which can be viewed below:

Tickets for all shows are available online, via charge-by-phone and venue box offices.

The tour is presented by Live Nation Global Touring and S2BN Entertainment.

(Updated August 2, 2016)

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