Tommy Tune Honored in Philly as He Preps for Tour With Chita Rivera

Cabaret & Concert News   Tommy Tune Honored in Philly as He Preps for Tour With Chita Rivera The 10-time Tony winner will accept the Sackler Award June 2.
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Ten-time Tony Award winner Tommy Tune will be honored June 2 when The Voice Foundation hosts its Voices of Summer Gala, part of the week-long 46th Annual Symposium: Care of the Professional Voice at the Westin Hotel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Tune will accept the Raymond and Beverly Sackler Award at the gala. He is not scheduled to perform. The gala will also honor Metropolitan Opera star Reri Grist, who played Consuelo in the original Broadway cast of West Side Story.

To order tickets for the event, call (215) 735-7999, email office@voicefoundation.org, or visit Voicefoundation.org.

Tune is getting ready for a U.S. tour with Chita Rivera this fall. Titled Chita & Tune—Two For The Road, the concert show has not yet announced dates or cities. Click here for details available so far.

In addition, Tune has two more scheduled bookings for his solo concert show, Tommy Tune Tonight!: April 29 at the Patchogue Theatre in Patchogue, Long Island, and another May 6 at the Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut.

Both Tune and Rivera have been a special guest performers on Playbill’s Broadway on the High Seas cruises. Playbill’s inaugural river cruise along the Rhône River in May 2017 is sold out, but cabins are available for the Rhine River cruise in August 2017, featuring Seth Rudetsky, Andréa Burns, Faith Prince, Terrence Mann, Charlotte d’Amboise, and Santino Fontana. Playbill Travel is now also booking Broadway on the Danube River for November 2017, with celebrity guests to be announced. Visit PlaybillTravel.com for booking and information.

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