Stars Will Sing Kander & Ebb in DC Signature Theatre's First You Dream

News   Stars Will Sing Kander & Ebb in DC Signature Theatre's First You Dream Signature Theatre in greater Washington, DC, will continue its exploration of the music of the Broadway songwriting team of John Kander and Fred Ebb with a new concert, First You Dream: The Kander & Ebb Concert, Sept. 10-27, offering some of pair's most popular songs.

Freshly added to the 20th anniversary season, the concert follows up Signature's praised 2008 Kander & Ebb Celebration. Expect to hear songs from their "early musical Flora, the Red Menace through hits like Cabaret and Chicago to their most recent show, The Visit, one of Signature's recent hits," according to the Helen Hayes Award-winning company. The show will feature some of Signature and Broadway's favorite singers accompanied by Broadway-sized 18-piece onstage orchestra in The Max Theatre at Signature's home in Arlington, VA.

Signature artistic director Eric Schaeffer said, "I'm thrilled to feature John and Fred's catalog of music as part of our 20th anniversary season. We've had a long relationship with these two men and it was only fitting that they be part of our celebration. First You Dream will feature songs from every musical they wrote together and will focus on the brilliant words and the wonderful music. It promises to be a very special evening in the theatre."

Tickets to First You Dream: The Kander & Ebb Concert are currently available as part of Signature's 20th anniversary subscription packages. For information on subscriptions please visit www.signature-theatre.org or call the Signature Box Office at (703) 820-9771.