Christine Andreas to Bring LOVE IS GOOD to Kupferberg Center on Valentine's Day
Broadway legend, Christine Andreas, will perform at Kupferberg Center for the Arts in an intimate evening of romantic songs and stories in Love is Good. Accompanied by her husband, Martin Silvestri, at the piano, the duo will star in a very special Valentine's Day concert at Lefrak Concert Hall on Friday, February 14th at 8:00 pm as part of the Kupferberg Presents 2013/2014 season. Tickets are on sale now.
The celebrated singer, whose career spans more than 30 years and many award-winning theater roles, first rose to stardom with her portrayal of Eliza Doolittle in the 20th anniversary production of My Fair Lady. She was nominated for two Tony Awards for her roles in Oklahoma! andOn Your Toes and a Barrymore Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of Vera Simpson in the Prince Music Theater's production of Rodgers and Hart's Pal Joey. A three-week engagement of her one-woman show, Here's To The Ladies, completely sold out.
The celebrated soprano has displayed her formidable talents not only here but also across the pond when she made her West End debut starring inThe Fields of Ambrosia at the Aldwych Theater in London. She followed this with concerts in Paris, Rome, Australia, and a command performance at The White House, which she marks as one of the highlights of her storied career. Christine Andreas continues to wow critics and audiences with recent engagements at The Café Carlyle, the Algonquin's Oak Room, Carnegie Hall, and 54 Below.
"Combining a wonderful repertoire of romantic songs, with one of the most celebrated theatrical singers of our time, in the intimate setting of our magnificent Lefrak Concert Hall all adds up to a very special Valentine's evening here at Kupferberg Center for the Arts," said Leon Denmark, Artistic Director of Kupferberg Presents. "Christine Andreas has delighted audiences on many of the world's great stages and we are excited to have her perform here at Queens College."
LOVE IS GOOD: An Evening with Christine Andreas and Martin Silvestri on Piano
Lefrak Concert Hall
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 8:00 PM
Tickets: $38.00, $48.00, and $59.00.
Tickets for Christine Andreas and all Kupferberg Presents performances are on sale now and available online at www.KupferbergPresents.org or at Kupferberg Center for the Arts' Box Office in Colden Auditorium on the campus of Queens College. Season subscriptions are also available online at www.KupferberPresents.org/subscribers and include access to the best seats, savings of 10% when you order three (3) or more shows, plus many more great member benefits.
Box Office hours are 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM Monday through Friday and one hour before events. Onsite parking is available. Located just off the Long Island Expressway at Exit 23 & 24 and by bus lines Q25-34, Q44, Q64, Q17, Q88. For additional ticket info, including Group Sales, call 718-793-8080.
ABOUT KUPFERBERG PRESENTS:
Kupferberg Presents is the entertainment hub of the Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College. The Kupferberg Presents 2013-14 Season features a vibrant lineup of world-class cultural events, concerts, and family programs at Colden Auditorium, LeFrak Concert Hall, Goldstein Theatre, and select off-campus locations for the 2.2 million residents of New York City's most diverse borough. For tickets and information, visit www.KupferbergPresents.org.
ABOUT KUPFERBERG CENTER FOR THE ARTS:
Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College is Queens' premier arts center, providing superior, accessible, cultural arts programming and arts education for Queens residents and surrounding communities. KCA is comprised of eight partner organizations including Kupferberg Presents, the Aaron Copland School of Music, the Godwin-Ternbach Museum, the Louis Armstrong House Museum, Queens College Art Center, Queens College Department of Drama, Theater & Dance, and the Queens College Evening Reading Series. For further information, visit www.KupferbergCenter.org.