"I am so thrilled to work with an actress who truly defines the meaning of triple threat – not only is Sutton an incredible singer; she's also an incredible actress, and one heck of a dancer," music director Steven Reineke said in a statement. "She is so exciting to watch and listen to, and I know that she and the great New York Pops will blow us all away."
Read more about the New York Pops' upcoming season here.
Foster has previously starred on Broadway in Violet, Anything Goes, Shrek the Musical, Young Frankenstein, Little Women, The Drowsy Chaperone and Thoroughly Modern Millie. Her TV work has included "Bunheads," "Psych" and "Flight of the Conchords." (Click here to read Playbill.com's interview with Foster about the Encores! Off-Center production of Violet.)
Foster will be seen in the new TV comedy "Younger" on TV Land. She will star in The Wild Party, as part of City Center's Encores! Off-Center season in July.
Read Playbill.com's Top 10 Reasons We Love Sutton Foster here.
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