The Black Box Sings… FROZEN, August 6
THE BLACK BOX will present a concert celebrating the music of the highest-grossing animated film of all time: Disney's Frozen. The concert will feature a narrated telling of Elsa and Anna's story with live performances of the film's songs as well as new music written for the current Broadway production. Enjoy the memorable songs of Kristen and Robert Lopez in concert on Tuesday, August 6 at 7:00 pm at THE BLACK BOX located at 15 W. Central St. in downtown Franklin. Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for teens, $10 for youth 6-12, and $5 for kids 5 and under.
Katie Gray and Ali Funkhouser of New York, NY will sing the roles of Elsa and Anna respectively. Katie Gray graduated from the American Musical and Dramatic Academy's Integrated Conservatory. Originally from Milford, MA, she has toured France, Italy, Austria, Switzerland and the U.K. with Electric Youth through the Franklin School for the Performing Arts. Her credits include Legally Blonde (Paulette), The Addams Family (Wednesday), Grease (Marty), and Fiddler on the Roof (Fruma Sarah). Ali Funkhouser, originally from Franklin, has been seen in the national tours of Joseph...Dreamcoat and Evita. Her other credits include Disney's Newsies (Katherine), Legally Blonde (Margot, u/s Elle), Puccini's Suor Angelica (La Novizia), and more. She has a Bachelor of Music in Music Theatre from Oklahoma City University.
THE BLACK BOX Sings...Frozen will also feature Aaron Frongillo as Hans, Griffin Wilkins as Kristoff, Jason Barney as Olaf, Aida DiChiara as Young Anna, Laney Dragsbaek as Young Elsa, with narration by Nick Paone. The theater features a full bar and Franklin's Intermission Cafe will be serving ice cream treats for the August 6 concert.
Modeled after the popular cabaret series "54 Sings" at Feinstein's/54 Below in NYC, THE BLACK BOX Sings... series celebrates the music of musicals, composers, and artists sung by Franklin Performing Arts Company favorites.
For tickets and more information, call the box office at (508) 528-3370 or visit www.THEBLACKBOXonline.com.