The 10th annual opening-night fundraising event, which supports the company's theatrical programming, is presented by the museum's Annenberg Theater Council (ATC). A reception dinner honoring Foster immediately follows the 6 PM, sold-out concert.
Other performers at the Annenberg Theater in the 2012-13 season include Tony Award-winning actress Betty Buckley ( Cats) in Ah Men! The Boys of Broadway Dec. 8 at 8 PM; husband-and-wife duo Marin Mazzie ( Next to Normal) and Jason Danieley ( Sunday in the Park With George) Feb. 23, 2013, at 8 PM; singer-actor Tom Wopat ( A Catered Affair) March 23, 2013, at 8 PM; and two-time Tony Award-winning singer and actress Christine Ebersole ( Grey Gardens, 42nd Street) April 13, 2013, at 8 PM.
The Cabaret 88 series includes Jason Graae ( Falsettos) Jan. 23, 2013; Tami Tappan Damiano ( Crazy for You at Musical Theatre West) Feb. 20, 2013; Susan Egan ( Beauty and the Beast) March 6, 2013; and Vicki Lewis ("How I Met Your Mother") April 3, 2013. The concerts, scheduled to begin at 6 PM with a reception, take place in an intimate setting with 88 seats.
The Palm Springs Art Museum is located at 101 North Museum Drive in Palm Springs, CA. For more information and tickets, call (760) 322-4800 or visit PSMuseum.org.