BRAVO BROADWAY!

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    February 26 & 27, 2016, 8:00 p.m.Bravo Broadway 1
    H-E-B Performance Hall at The Tobin Center
    Akiko Fujimoto, conductor
    Christiane Noll and Doug LaBrecque, vocalists

    Join us as we feature two fabulous Broadway stars for an evening highlighting the great BROADWAY sounds from some of the most popular musicals still touring today including West Side Story, My Fair LadyChicago, Les Misérables, and Phantom of the Opera, just to name a few. This program has been performed by orchestras all over the world and now this dynamic and energetic concert comes to The Tobin Center.

    PROGRAM:

    Overture to Guys and Dolls
    “Another Opening”/”There’s No Business Like Show Business” from Kiss Me Kate/Annie Get Your Gun
    Begin the Beguine
    “I Could Have Danced All Night” from My Fair Lady
    “I Got Rhythm” from Girl Crazy
    Overture from A Chorus Line
    “Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better” from Annie Get Your Gun
    “Till There Was You” from The Music Man
    “Something’s Coming” from West Side Story  
    Medley from Cabaret    
    INTERMISSION  
    Wilkommen from Cabaret
    Overture from Chicago and “All That Jazz” from Chicago
    “Mr. Cellophane” from Chicago
    “Defying Gravity” from Wicked
    “Bring Him Home” from Les Misérables
    Medley from Jersey Boys
    “76 Trombones” from A Music Man
    “Think of Me” from Phantom of the Opera 

    ABOUT THE ARTISTS:

    Christiane Nollchristiane-noll-300x300 

    Christiane Noll starred on Broadway in the Kennedy Center’s revival of “Ragtime,” receiving Tony and Drama Desk award nominations and winning a Helen Hayes award for her portrayal of Mother. Broadway and National Tour appearances include Chaplin (Drama Desk Nom.), Urinetown (Ovation Award), The Mambo Kings (pre-Broadway), It Ain’t Nothin’ But The Blues, Jekyll & Hyde (FANY award), Grease, Miss Saigon, and South Pacific (Australia/Thailand). She was featured in NBC’s live broadcast of The Sound of Music starring Carrie Underwood.

    Doug LaBrecqueLabrecque_Headshot-300x300

    Doug LaBrecque thrilled theatre audiences as The Phantom and Raoul in the Harold Prince production of The Phantom of the Opera. In addition, Mr. LaBrecque has starred on Broadway as Ravenal in the Hal Prince revival of Showboat, a role he also performed in Canada and Chicago. He was featured in Oscar Hammerstein’s 100th Birthday Celebration on Broadway at The Gershwin Theatre, and toured nationally with Les Misérables. Regionally, Mr. LaBrecque has performed leading roles in Candide, A Chorus Line, Man of LaMancha among many others. A graduate of University of Michigan he was also featured in the world premiere of A Wonderful Life, written by Sheldon Harnick and Joe Raposo, and starred in the premiere revival of Kurt Weill and Alan Jay Lerner’s Love Life.

    Tickets from $25 can be purchased online at tobi.tobincenter.org or by calling (210) 223-8624.

    / H-E-B Performance Hall at The Tobin Center