FSCJ Artist Series Presents GET HAPPY: ANGELA INGERSOLL SINGS JUDY GARLAND
Artists Lounge Live and the FSCJ Artist Series present Get Happy: Angela Ingersoll Sings Judy Garland, as seen on PBS, on March 22, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. at the Nathan H. Wilson Center for the Arts for one performance only!
A star is born as award-winning dynamo Angela Ingersoll celebrates American icon Judy Garland, as seen on her current PBS television special. Ingersoll won acclaim for her stunning portrayal of Garland the play End of the Rainbow (Chicago, Los Angeles). Live in concert, Ingersoll shines as a force all her own. She superbly captures Garland's emotional and vocal power, and crafts passionate stories with a naturally winning humor. Chicago Sun-Times exclaims, "Phenomenal. Judy Garland has been reborn." Broadway World raves, "Ingersoll is transcendent... singing classic after classic to flawless perfection." With an exceptional six piece band to buoy her sails, Ingersoll soars on songs like "Over the Rainbow," "Come Rain Or Come Shine," and "The Man That Got Away."
Broadway World raves "her charm onstage is infectious... Ingersoll is brilliant." Angela Ingersoll recently debuted her PBS television concert special Get Happy: Angela Ingersoll Sings Judy Garland. For her star turn portraying Garland in the play End of the Rainbow (Chicago, Los Angeles), Ingersoll earned Chicago's Jeff Award, a Broadway World Award, and Top Performances honors from both Chicago Tribune and Chicago Sun-Times. Her compelling presence attracted the attention of Garland's family, with Ingersoll enjoying the distinction of partnering with Garland's son onstage for Joey Luft and Angela Ingersoll Celebrate Judy Garland. Other standout performances include How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Hedy LaRue, Jeff Award Nomination), South Pacific (Nellie), Carousel (Julie), Disney's Beauty and the Beast (Belle, Ostrander Award), Man of La Mancha (Aldonza, Ostrander Award Nomination), Jekyll and Hyde (Lucy, Ostrander Award), The Secret Garden (Martha, Jeff Award Nomination), Much Ado About Nothing (Beatrice), Macbeth (Lady Macbeth, Ostrander Award), Richard III (Lady Anne), and The Wizard of Oz (Dorothy). Comedy: Second City Hollywood. Other TV: Chicago PD. Other concerts: The 12 Dames of Christmas, and Happy Together (with husband Michael Ingersoll). angelaingersoll.com
Artists Lounge Live is a dynamic concert series featuring popular music of yesterday performed by tremendous talent of today. Rising stars of stage and screen shine in heartfelt evenings of story and song. Dedicated to serving audiences across the nation, Artists Lounge Live brings acts from America's entertainment capitals to communities of all sizes. Artists Lounge Live is created by performer/producer Michael Ingersoll. A favorite of PBS audiences, Ingersoll toured the country performing with his retro-rock vocal group Under the Streetlamp, whose television concert specials air in millions of homes nationwide. He is also known for starring as Nick Massi of the Four Seasons in Jersey Boys for the original Chicago, San Francisco, and Los Angeles companies. Ingersoll's Artists Lounge Live mission states, "We believe in the restorative power of live entertainment." artistsloungelive.com
Tickets for Get Happy: Angela Ingersoll Sings Judy Garland begin at $77.50 and are on sale now. Tickets can be purchased at our box office from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, by calling (904) 632-5000, or online 24/7 at fscjartistseries.org. Discounts for groups of 10+ may be available by calling (904) 632-5050.