McKechnie Offers Concert and Master Class in Arizona in April

News   McKechnie Offers Concert and Master Class in Arizona in April Tony Award winner Donna McKechnie will bring her acclaimed concert, Inside the Music, to Arizona’s Orpheum Theatre April 11.

Inside the Music traces McKechnie’s theatrical career, which includes roles in such Broadway musicals as How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying; Promises, Promises; Company; and A Chorus Line. The one-woman evening was written by playwright Christopher Durang and features direction by Thommie Walsh. Prior to the concert, McKechnie will offer a master class at Arizona State University West on April 10, from 3 to 5 PM. Those interested in attending the master class should call (602) 543-ARTS. ASU West is located in Phoenix, AZ at 4701 West Thunderbird Road.

Best known for her Tony-winning performance as Cassie in the original Broadway production of A Chorus Line, Donna McKechnie has appeared in a plethora of musicals both on and Off-Broadway, some of which include Company, State Fair, Can-Can, Annie Get Your Gun, I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking It On the Road, State Fair and Promises, Promises. Her one-woman musical celebration was recently released on the Fynsworth Alley label and includes such tunes as "Everybody Says Don't," "Where Do You Start?," "Lies of Handsome Men" and "The Music and the Mirror."

Phoenix’s Orpheum Theatre is located at 2nd Avenue and Adams. Tickets for the April 11 concert can be purchased by calling the theatre’s box office at (602) 262-7272 or by visiting www.tickets.com. Show time is 8 PM.