The concert series, which is held in the lobby of the Pantages Theatre, will present Lainie Kazan Oct. 27 and Stephen Schwartz Nov. 24. For the latter, the Wicked composer will be joined by Tony Award winner Debbie Gravitte as well as Jason Alexander, Susan Egan, Jason Graae, Karen Morrow and Hila Plitmann. The evenings begin with a pre-show cocktail reception at 7:30 PM, followed by the performance and a post-show dessert reception with the artists.
The Pantages Theater is located at 6233 Hollywood Blvd. in Los Angeles, CA. Tickets, priced $125 ($200 for both concerts), are available by calling (323) 933-9244, ext. 54.
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