Tony Award nominees Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana, who co-starred in Broadway’s Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella as Cinderella and her Prince, trace the ups and downs of romance in two encores of their Broadway Romance duet concert July 21 and 22, featuring music from shows including West Side Story, Carousel, The Light in the Piazza, and Follies at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Chicago’s Grant Park.
Here is their planned program, listed by composer (subject to change):
George Gershwin: Overture to Girl Crazy
Frank Loesser: “Song of a Summer Night” from The Most Happy Fella
Bernstein/Sondheim: “Something's Coming” from West Side Story
Rodgers-Hammerstein: “Out of My Dreams” from Oklahoma!
Bock-Harnick: “Tonight at Eight”/“Will He Like Me?” from She Loves Me
Pasek-Paul: “First Date”/“Last Night” from Dogfight
Styne-Comden and Green: “I Met a Girl” from Bells Are Ringing
Lopez-Lopez: “Love Is an Open Door” from Frozen
Jason Robert Brown: “Next Ten Minutes” from The Last Five Years
Lane-Harburg: “The Begat” from Finian's Rainbow
Flaherty-Ahrens: “Our Children” from Ragtime
Stephen Sondheim: “Buddy's Blues” and ”Could I Leave You?” from Follies
Lerner-Loewe: “How to Handle a Woman” from Camelot
Arlen-Mercer: “Come Rain or Come Shine” from St. Louis Woman
Tickets, at $25–$95, can be ordered by clicking here.
Osnes has been a special guest performer on Playbill cruises, and Fontana is scheduled for the upcoming August cruise. Cabins are available for Broadway on the Rhine River cruise August 13-20, featuring Fontana, Seth Rudetsky, Andréa Burns, Faith Prince, Terrence Mann, and Charlotte d’Amboise. Playbill Travel is also booking Broadway on the Danube River with Michael Feinstein for November 3–13, 2017, also featuring Carmen Cusack, Julia Murney, Christopher Fitzgerald, Marc Kudisch, Christopher Sieber, Brandon Uranowitz, and Rudetsky, as well as other exciting talent to be announced. Tickets are also now on sale for Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas July 2018 cruise to Iceland, accompanied by Judy Kuhn, Christine Ebersole, Rob McClure, Jarrod Spector, and Sierra Boggess. Visit PlaybillTravel.com for booking and information.