Artistic director David Campbell said in a statement, “We are thrilled to announce this year’s program, my last as Artistic Director, and feel that we are truly delivering something out of this world. We have numerous international chart toppers, Tony winners and multiple Grammy Award-winning songwriters. We have the newest up and coming artists from all over the world. We have scores of shows debuting here at the Festival and we have our headliner – the most successful Australian singer of all time. How is that for going out with a bang? Thank you for coming with us on this incredible journey. It has been a blast and I look forward to seeing you at this year’s Festival."
New York talent will include Michael Feinstein, who will offer a tribute to the late Frank Sinatra in Michael Feinstein Sings Sinatra; Broadway and "Mad Men" star Bryan Batt, who will be seen in BATT on A Hot Tin Roof; songwriter Jimmy Webb, who will share his inspiration and stories in An Evening with Jimmy Webb; and two-time Tony winner Chita Rivera, who will perform selections from her most celebrated musicals in My Broadway.
Among the numerous other performers set to perform are Olivia Newton-John, Rhonda Burchmore, Daniel Boys and more.
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