VIDEO FEATURE: Karen Olivo, Ashley Brown Discuss Judy Garland Carnegie Hall Tribute Concert

News   VIDEO FEATURE: Karen Olivo, Ashley Brown Discuss Judy Garland Carnegie Hall Tribute Concert
 
On March 11 the New York Pops will commemorate the 50th anniversary of late entertainer Judy Garland's triumphant Carnegie Hall Concert, with a one-night-only re-creation of the April 23, 1961, event.

Carnegie Hall and the New York Pops invited Playbill.com to an exclusive look at rehearsals for the special night, which will boast Garland's daughter, Lorna Luft, as well as Tony Award winners Karen Olivo, Heather Headley and Drama Desk nominee Ashley Brown.

New York Pops music director Steve Reineke conducts the 8 PM concert that boasts the 70-piece Pops orchestra performing the original arrangements and orchestrations from the legendary concert.

 

The concert includes such songs as "The Man That Got Away," "Come Rain or Come Shine," "That's Entertainment," "You're Nearer," "Rock-a-Bye Your Baby With a Dixie Melody," "Chicago," "You Made Me Love You" and Garland's signature, "Over the Rainbow."

For tickets visit CarnegieHall.

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