Billy Porter, Kyle Dean Massey Join Bernadette Peters and Sutton Foster for Sinatra Tribute

News   Billy Porter, Kyle Dean Massey Join Bernadette Peters and Sutton Foster for Sinatra Tribute
 
Kinky Boots Tony winner Billy Porter and recent Pippin star Kyle Dean Massey have joined the starry Dec. 3 gala celebration of iconic singer Frank Sinatra. The evening boasts an eclectic array of artists performing music associated with Sinatra.

Sinatra: Voice for a Century, which will be broadcast Dec. 18 on PBS' "Live From Lincoln Center,' is presented as a gala fundraiser for the new David Geffen Hall, formerly Avery Fisher Hall. The evening will mark Sinatra's 100th birthday. 

The evening will also include Bernadette Peters, Sutton Foster, Fantasia Barrino, Sting, Christina Aguilera and Chris Botti. Seth MacFarlane will host.

Tony Award nominee Lonny Price will direct the event that will feature choreography by Emmy Award winner Joshua Bergasse and the New York Philharmonic under the direction of Alan Gilbert.

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Andrew Carl Wilk is the executive producer of Live From Lincoln Center.

Tickets to the gala, which includes a cocktail reception prior to the concert and a dinner after, may be purchased by contacting Betsy Baron in the Lincoln Center Office of Special Events at bbaron@lincolncenter.org or (212) 875-5444.

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