The 8:30 PM concert features original Side Show Broadway cast member Ripley, as well as Davie and Padgett, the co-stars of the revised production of that musical, which played the La Jolla Playhouse last fall and will arrive at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. this summer. White, a Tony Award winner for The Life, starred in the 1987 Broadway revival of Dreamgirls.
The 75-minute concert features musical director and pianist Andy Einhorn, as well as musicians Dan Willis, Kenny Lavender, Keith O'Quinn, Michael Aarons, Mark Vanderpoel and Rich Rosenzweig.
Krieger was Tony-nominated for the scores to Dreamgirls (co-written with Tom Eyen) and Side Show (co-written with Bill Russell). His musicals also include The Tap Dance Kid and Lucky Duck. Krieger garnered Academy Award nominations for the songs "Listen," "Love You I Do" and "Patience" for the film adaptation of "Dreamgirls." He earned a Grammy Award for the song "Love You I Do."
Featuring the Broadway classics “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” Fiddler on the Roof will introduce a new generation to this uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!