Entitled Best of Broadway, the afternoon concert at the Myrtle Beach High School Music and Arts Center will feature Broadway favorites Rebecca Luker, Debbie Gravitte and Brad Little. Charles Jones Evans, the concert's music director, will also conduct the Long Bay Symphony. Show time is 4 PM.
Rebecca Luker starred opposite Craig Bierko in the acclaimed revival of The Music Man, garnering Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award nominations for her role as Marian. Luker also appeared with Michael Cerveris and Judy Kuhn in the Kennedy Center production of Stephen Sondheim's Passion, and her other theatrical credits include roles in Nine, The Sound of Music, Show Boat, The Secret Garden and The Phantom of the Opera.
Debbie Gravitte was most recently on Broadway playing Matron "Mama" Morton in the hit revival of Kander and Ebb's Chicago at the Ambassador Theatre. The singer/actress received a Tony Award for her performance in Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, and her other Broadway credits include They’re Playing Our Song, Perfectly Frank, Blues in the Night, Zorba, Les Misérables and Ain’t Broadway Grand. Gravitte’s solo recordings include “The MGM Album” and “The Alan Menken Album.”
Brad Little has appeared on Broadway in the title role of The Phantom of the Opera. His other theatrical credits include Cyrano the Musical, Fiddler on the Roof, Anything Goes, Jesus Christ Superstar and West Wide Story.
For more information or tickets, call (843) 448-8379 or visit www.longbaysymphony.com.