Landmark on Main Street Announces Upcoming Season: Megan Hilty, Betty Buckley and More

August 2
10:48 2012

Bari Koral: A Family Concert.  Sunday, January 27, 2013.  2 PM.  Dubbed the "'IT girl' in kids/family music" by NY Magazine and the "Sheryl Crow for kids" by the NY Post, Bari's songs are a huge hit with children and adults. Her catchy, pop friendly tunes, interactive live shows & heavy rotation radio play have gained the band literally thousands of young (and not so young!) fans. She'll perform songs from her hit debut album Rock and Roll Garden as well as her latest album, Anna and the Cupcakes.  Family Series Sponsored by Entertainment One.  Individual Performance: $20 - Friends $18.  Buy both programs in the Family Series and Save!

The Campbell Brothers.  Friday, February 1, 2013.  8 PM.  "The Campbell Brothers play music that until recently was heard only in gospel churches." - The New York Times.  The Campbell Brothers will fill our theater with African-American gospel music made by electric steel guitar. Music like you've never heard that will make you say, "Hallelujah!"  Sponsored by Einsidler Management.   This tour engagement of Campbell Brothers is funded through American Masterpieces program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation with support from the National Endowment for the Arts.  This event is part of The New York State Presenters Network Presenter-Artist Partnership Project with support from the New York State Council in the Arts, a state agency.  Premium $25 - Friends $20 | Standard $20 - Friends $15  Buy all three shows in the World Beat Series and save!

Lucy Kaplansky.  Saturday, February 9, 2013.  8 PM.  What can we say? We LOVE Lucy! This time we'll be treated to some old favorites as well as new music as she tours to support her new album "Reunion" out in the Fall, 2012. Hosted by WFUV's John Platt.  Fabulous Folk Series Sponsored by WFUV Radio. Program Sponsored by Dr. & Mrs. Neil Bercow.  Premium $45 - Friends $40 | Standard $40 - Friends $35  Buy all Four Shows in the Fabulous Folk Series and Save!

Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett – Little Feat’s Guitarists.  Saturday, March 2, 2013. 8 PM.  From the first time they played "Dixie Chicken" nearly 35 years ago, renowned Little Feat guitarists Paul Barrere and Fred Tackett have been making legendary music! An intimate night of acoustic music.  Acoustics on Main Series sponsored by The Tepper Family Foundation: Shelley, Ed, Jackie Tepper, Vice Presidents and WFUV Radio. Program sponsored by Elin & Michael Nierenberg.  Premium $55 - Friends $50 | Standard $50 - Friends $45.  Buy all three shows in the new Acoustics on Main series and save!

David Gonzalez’s “Aesops Bops!” with the YAK YAK BAND.  Sunday, March 3, 2013.  2 PM.  Fast-paced, funny, and packed with audience participation, Aesop Bops! features David Gonzalez telling a potpourri of Aesop's classic stories including The Lion and the Mouse, The Fisherman and His Wife, and The Turtle's Shell. This feast of funky, physical storytelling leaves young audiences feeling like they had just performed the show too! The Yak-Yak Band rocks, and rolls out the red carpet - inviting kids to join in the fun.  Family Series Sponsored by Entertainment One.  This event is part of The New York State Presenters Network Presenter-Artist Partnership Project with Support from the New York State Council in the Arts, a state agency.  Individual Performance: $20 - Friends $18.  Buy both programs in the Family Series and Save!

Susan Werner & Patty Larkin.  Saturday, March 9, 2013.  8 PM.  We are thrilled to welcome back two Fabulous Females of Folk who will share a stage for the first time - showcasing both their brilliant musicianship and their unique and witty rapport with the audience. Hosted by WFUV's John Platt.  Fabulous Folk Series Sponsored by WFUV Radio. Program Sponsored by Yoga Life. Premium $45 - Friends $40 | Standard $40 - Friends $35.  Buy all Four Shows in the Fabulous Folk Series and Save!

Theatreworks USA’s “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.”  Sunday, March 10, 2013.  2 PM.  Have you ever had a really rotten day? Alexander has... He wakes up with gum in his hair, he trips on a skateboard, and then he accidentally drops his sweater in the sink - all before breakfast! Alexander can already tell - it's going to be a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day! Laugh and sing along with Alexander's misadventures in this hilarious musical, featuring book and lyrics by Judith Viorst, author of the best-selling classic book. Discover along with Alexander that sometimes, everyone has a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day.  Children's Series Sponsored PM Pediatrics and Likeable Media. Program Sponsored by Agovino & Asselta, LLP.  Tickets $18 - Friends $15.  Buy all six Shows in the Children's Series and Save!

Betty Buckley.  Friday, March 15, 2013.  8 PM.  Broadway and TV Legend Betty Buckley won a Tony award for her performance as Grizabella, the Glamour Cat, in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats. Other Broadway Credits includeTriumph of Love, Sunset Boulevard, 1776, Pippin, Song and Dance, The Mystery of Edwin Drood and Carrie. On television, she's had numerous starring and guest roles and is best remembered as the beloved Abby Bradford in the hit series Eight is Enough. Her recent cabaret shows have all been critically acclaimed - we're thrilled to welcome her to Landmark for the first time!  Sponsored by Susan Isaacs & Elkan Abramowitz.  Premium $55 - Friends $50 | Standard $50 - Friends $45.

Natalie MacMaster.  Saturday, March 16, 2013.  8 PM.  Cape Breton fiddler Natalie MacMaster is one of the most versatile and exciting musicians on both the Folk music and Celtic music scenes. Natalie's live performances are a testament to her incredible musicianship and boundless energy, featuring foot-tapping rave-ups, heart-rending ballads, and world-class step dancing. A perfect way to spend St. Patrick's Eve!  Sponsored by WFUV Radio, Finn MacCool's and Mark Annunziata, P.C.  Premium $45 - Friends $40 | Standard $40 - Friends $35.  Buy all three shows in the World Beat Series and Save!

Arturo Sandoval.  Saturday, April 6, 2013.  8 PM.  Cuban born Arturo Sandoval is a protégé of the legendary jazz master Dizzy Gillespie and a six-time Grammy Award winner. He has evolved into one of the world's most acknowledged guardians of jazz trumpet and flugel horn, perfectly blending jazz music with rich Latin influences. Sponsored by Julie & Joel Greenblatt.  Premium $55 - Friends $50 | Standard $50 - Friends $45.  Buy all three shows in the World Beat Series and save!

“Jack and the Beanstalk” Children’s Opera.  Sunday, April 7, 2013.  2 PM.  This operatic version of the fairy tale Jack & the Beanstalk is based on scenes from operas by Giussepe Verdi. The well known story is set to masterpieces like Rigoletto and Un Ballo in Maschera while delivering the message of the importance of courage, kindness, family and friendship.  Children's Series Sponsored PM Pediatrics and Likeable Media. Program Sponsored by Sandy & Stephan Garber, Phyllis & Harry Manko and Bette Stetson.  Tickets $18 - Friends $15.  Buy all six Shows in the Children's Series and Save!

An Acoustic Evening with Dave Mason.  Saturday, April 13, 2013.  8 PM.  Dave Mason is a celebrated founding member of the legendary British Blues Rock band TRAFFIC and 2004 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. Enjoy hearing "We Just Disagree" and all the music you love from Dave Mason - unplugged!  Acoustics on Main Series sponsored by The Tepper Family Foundation: Shelley, Ed, Jackie Tepper, Vice Presidents and WFUV Radio. Program sponsored by Ellen Brown & Bob Schwartz and Beth & Dan Eule.  Premium $55 - Friends $50 | Standard $50 - Friends $45.  Buy all three shows in the new Acoustics on Main series and save!

Broadway Spirit Created by Stephen DeAngelis.  Saturday, April 20, 2013.  8 PM.  Godspell and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat are not only two of the most popular musicals of all time, they touch audiences in personal and emotionally resonating ways. Shows have long explored spiritual journeys like those of Maria in The Sound of Music and Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof, resulting in some of Broadway's most memorable and inspirational songs. Produced and hosted especially for Landmark on Main Street by New York Casting Director Stephen DeAngelis, five of Broadway's finest vocalists will perform songs certain to fill the heart and lift your spirits!  Main Stage Series Sponsored by Fern & Hersh Cohen, Sandy & Eric Krasnoff, Jane & Martin Schwartz and Dot & Ed Slade. Program Sponsored by Sylvia & Neil Blumstein and Fay J. Lindner Foundation.  Premium $50 - Friends $45 | Standard $45 - Friends $40.  Buy all Four Shows in the Main Stage Series and Save!

John Hammond & David Lindley.  Saturday, April 27, 2013.  8 PM.  John Hammond is a 2011 Blues Hall of Fame Inductee and is a triple threat - vocal chops, harmonica and guitar playing that's described as a force of nature. David Lindley is well known as Jackson Browne's long-time collaborator, but in his solo career provides an electro-acoustic performance combines American folk, blues, and bluegrass traditions with elements from African, Arabic, Asian, Celtic, Malagasy, and Turkish musical sources. Together, Hammond and Lindley will provide an eclectic and electric night of Roots Rock. Hosted by WFUV's John Platt.  Roots Rock Series Sponsored by Bethpage Federal Credit Union and WFUV Radio. Program Sponsored by Beth & Dan Eule. This tour engagement of John Hammond is funded through the Mid Atlantic Tours program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation with support from the National Endowment for the Arts. Premium $50 - Friends $45 | Standard $45 - Friends $40.  Buy all Five Shows in the Roots Rock Series and Save!

Theatreworks USA’s “Martha Speaks.”  Sunday, April 28, 2013.  2 PM.  Martha was an ordinary dog until the day she ate a bowl full of alphabet soup. Something unusual happened: all those letters went up to Martha's brain instead of down to her stomach. And she became literally outspoken! Martha's clever way with words saves the day in this doggone funny new musical based on the delightful Martha Speaks series of books by Susan Meddaugh.  Children's Series Sponsored PM Pediatrics and Likeable Media.  Tickets $18 - Friends $15. Buy all six Shows in the Children's Series and Save!

Tony DeSare Sings Songs of Love.  Saturday, May 11, 2013.  8 PM.  Pop/Jazz crooner Tony DeSare is a Landmark favorite who melts hearts with his renditions of American Songbook standards (and especially love songs). It's easy to compare him to Harry Connick Jr. or Michael Bublé but he has his own unique style that brought raves from The New York Times and audiences everywhere.  Main Stage Series Sponsored by Fern & Hersh Cohen, Sandy & Eric Krasnoff, Jane & Martin Schwartz and Dot & Ed Slade. Program Sponsored by Garden City Hotel, Carol & Sandy Krieger and AD Lubow.  Premium $50 - Friends $45 | Standard $45 - Friends $40.  Buy all Four Shows in the Main Stage Series and Save!

Nellie McKay & Red Molly.  Saturday, May 18, 2013.  8 PM.  The gorgeous harmonies of Red Molly return to Landmark - this time Laurie MacAllister and Abbie Gardner will be joined by their "newest" Molly - Long Island native Molly Venter. Nellie McKay will make her first appearance at Landmark; her repertoire ranges from folk to Broadway to the Doris Day songbook. A fantastic double-bill that will cap our Fabulous Folk series with great humor and, well, a night of fabulous folk! Hosted by WFUV's John Platt.  Fabulous Folk Series Sponsored by WFUV Radio. Program Sponsored by Andrew Abramowitz, PLLC, H on the Harbor and Kay & Leo Ullman.  Premium $45 - Friends $40 | Standard $40 - Friends $35.  Buy all Four Shows in the Fabulous Folk Series and Save!

Megan Hilty.  Saturday, June 15, 2013.  8 PM.  Megan Hilty's star is rising. Currently cast as Ivy Lynn in NBC's musical drama Smash, Megan was also recently seen as Lorelei Lee, the diamond-loving blonde in the Encores! Production ofGentlemen Prefer Blondes. Her Broadway debut was as Glinda in Wicked and she also portrayed Doralee Rhodes in Broadway's 9 to 5: The Musical. We are so excited to welcome her to our stage for the first time to close our 2012-13 Season!  Main Stage Series Sponsored by Fern & Hersh Cohen, Sandy & Eric Krasnoff, Jane & Martin Schwartz and Dot & Ed Slade. Program Sponsored by Angela & Scott Jaggar, Fran & Larry Pierce and Joseph Labenson, CPA. Premium $50 - Friends $45 | Standard $45 - Friends $40.  Buy all Four Shows in the Main Stage Series and Save!

Tickets and information about all our events at 516-767-6444 or www.landmarkonmainstreet.org.

 

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