Entitled A Gala Evening with Kristin Chenoweth, the evening will boast a concert performed by the Tony-winning singing actress seen on Broadway in The Apple Tree, Wicked and You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, among others. Rob Berman will be the music director for the 7 PM concert. Tickets, priced $25, $40 and $100, for the one-night-only event will go on sale Dec. 15 by calling (212) 581-1212. Gala tickets, which include the show and dinner at the Plaza, can be purchased by calling (212) 763-1205.
Kristin Chenoweth, who received a Tony nomination for her work as Glinda in Stephen Schwartz's Wicked, has been seen on the New York stage in The Fantasticks, Scapin, Steel Pier, A New Brain, Epic Proportions, Strike Up the Band, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever, The Apple Tree, Stairway to Paradise and Candide. The actress won her Tony Award for her performance as Sally Brown in the Broadway bow of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown. Her screen credits include "Four Christmases," "Into Temptation," "Pushing Daisies," "Kristin," "The West Wing," "The Music Man," "The Pink Panther," "Stranger Than Fiction," "Deck the Halls" and "Running with Scissors." Her solo recordings include "Let Yourself Go," "As I Am" and the newly released "A Lovely Way to Spend Christmas."
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