Pasadena Pops Launches Tonight with Laura Osnes

By Adam Hetrick
07 Jun 2014

Laura Osnes
Laura Osnes
Photo by Nathan Johnson Photography

Tony Award nominee Laura Osnes (Cinderella, Bonnie & Clyde) joins Michael Feinstein June 7 to launch the Pasadena Pops season with Feinstein's Favorites at the LA County Arboretum.

The evening features Osnes and Feinstein along with Richard White, Armen Guzelimian, Julia Goodwin and Geneva Lewis. Expect music by Harry Warren, Richard Rodgers, Nelson Riddle, Henry Mancini, Alfred Newman and a world premiere of a piece by Andre and George Previn.

The season continues June 28 with Broadway's Leading Ladies, featuring Susan Egan, Valerie Perri, Christina Saffran, Lisa Vroman and David Burnham.

Feinstein and Blank will offer Feinstein Sings Gershwin July 19; with Hooray for Hollywood to follow Aug. 19, featuring Feinstein, Maureen McGovern, Kevin Earley (A Tale of Two Cities), Debby Boone and Alan Bergman. Expect songs from the musical films "42nd Street," "The Sound of Music," "Funny Girl" and "Mary Poppins," as well as songs by Erich Korngold, David Raksin, Elmer Bernstein and more.



The final concert, presented on Sept. 6, will be New York! New York! Set to perform songs from West Side Story, On the Town, Street Scene, Harlem Nocturne, Lullaby of Broadway, Here's to Love and more are Liz Callaway (Baby, Cats) and Patti Austin. Feinstein will conduct.

For tickets and further information visit pasadenasymphony-pops.org.