Heidi Blickenstaff, Eleasha Gamble, Florence Lacey and More Celebrate Eric Schaeffer at Nov. 19 Kennedy Center Concert

Virginia's Signature Theatre toasts the 50th birthday of its artistic director, Eric Schaeffer, with a celebratory concert of his favorite songs Nov. 19.

Eric Schaeffer
Eric Schaeffer (Photo by Aubrey Reuben)

Entitled Eric’s 50th Birthday Concert, the evening begins at 8 PM at the Kennedy Center's Eisenhower Theater.

The concert features a cast of Washington and Broadway favorites, including Sandy Bainum, Heidi Blickenstaff, Christopher Bloch, Madeline Botteri, Carolyn Cole, Priscilla Cuellar, Felicia Curry, Robert Aubrey Davis, Natascia Diaz, Jacquelyn Piro Donovan, Jaime Eacker, Maria Egler, Eleasha Gamble, James Gardiner, Vincent Kempski, Florence Lacey, Sean Maurice Lynch, Amy McWilliams, Christopher Mueller, Tracy Lynn Olivera, Nova Y. Payton, Kirsten Scott, Matthew Scott, Chris Sizemore, Stephen Gregory Smith, Steven Walker, Harry Winter and Weslie Woodley. The artists are backed by the Signature Orchestra.

Schaeffer was most recently represented on Broadway with the critically acclaimed revival of Follies.

Proceeds benefit Signature’s artistic and community programming.

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