Bernadette Peters, Ann Hampton Callaway, Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley Set for Boston Pops Season

News   Bernadette Peters, Ann Hampton Callaway, Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley Set for Boston Pops Season
 
Two-time Tony winner Bernadette Peters, most recently on Broadway in the acclaimed revival of Follies, will help conductor Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops kick off their 2012 season May 9 at 8 PM at Boston's Symphony Hall.

Marin Mazzie
Marin Mazzie Photo by Mike Sharkey

The season will also include a Gershwin Spectacular, which is scheduled for May 10-12. The concerts, which will feature Arthur Fiedler and pianist Earl Wild, will spotlight such Gershwin classics as "Rhapsody in Blue," "I Got Rhythm," "S'Wonderful" and "Embraceable You."

From May 15-16 Tony nominee Ann Hampton Callaway will pay tribute to the work of Academy Award winner Barbara Streisand in evenings titled The Streisand Songbook with Ann Hampton Callaway. The 8 PM concerts will feature songs from "Funny Girl," "A Star is Born," "The Way We Were" and more. Lyricist Alan Bergman will also make a special appearance.

Stage and screen star Steve Martin will appear with The Steep Canyon Rangers for An Evening of Bluegrass & Comedy May 29-30, and Broadway couple Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley will star in the Cole Porter Tribute June 5-6 and June 8. Expect such tunes as "So In Love," "In the Still of the Night" and "Anything Goes." (Mazzie and Danieley will also be part of Playbill's Broadway on the High Seas 2 cruise. Click here to check it out.)

For more information visit http://www.bso.org/Performance/Listing.

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