David Burnham and Tami Tappan Damiano Perform In Musical Theatre West's 'Broadway In Concert' Series
Musical Theatre's West's acclaimed "Broadway in Concert" series returns with David Burnham (Wicked and Light in the Piazza) & Tami Tappan Damiano (Cyrano and Miss Saigon) in A Broadway Romance Sunday, February 3, 2019, 7pm at the Beverly O'Neill Theatre in Long Beach. Tickets range from $35-$75. For tickets, go to www.musical.org, by calling 562-856-1999, or at the Musical Theatre West Box Office.
Burnham first gained critical acclaim replacing Donny Osmond as Joseph in the national tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, a role which earned him a Dramalogue Award. He recently returned to Broadway to star as Fiyero in production of Wicked, a role he originated in the developmental workshops of the show. Additional Broadway credits include The Light in the Piazza, for which he received the prestigious Helen Hayes Award for "Best Actor" as well as the Garland Award. Audiences worldwide experienced his talent when he performed on both the Tony Awards and the PBS telecast of the show. His additional credits include the role of Peter in the National Tour of Jesus Christ Superstar and starring in the Off-Broadway show The Best Is Yet to Come - The Music of Cy Coleman.
Film and television audiences will recognize Burnham's voice as the Prince in the animated film "The King and I" and can be heard on the soundtracks to "Gepetto," "Home on the Range," and Comedy Central's "South Park." Burnham has released two solo albums, his self-titled CD and One Day.
Tami Tappan Damiano most recently portrayed Ellen in Miss Saigon, both on Broadway and in the Los Angeles production. A recipient of the Helen Hayes Award for "Outstanding Supporting Actress" for John Guare's Lydie Breeze, Damiano also received Ovation Award nominations for her performances in Side by Side by Sondheim and A Streetcar Named Desire and Crazy for You. Other regional credits include many performances with Musical Theatre West, including Sarah in Guys & Dolls, Polly in Crazy for You, Queenie in The Wild Party and Kathy in Singin' in the Rain. Her additional credits include Princess Leonide in Triumph of Love, Woman 1 in I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change, and Shirley in Lady Be Good.
Her television credits include "3rd Rock from the Sun," "The Making of a Hollywood Madam," and "The Drew Carey Show." She may be heard as the singing voice of Cinderella in Disney's DVD of "Cinderella 3: A Twist in Time" and on The Princess Tea Party album. Tami has a solo CD for LMI Music, Hot Notes.
For tickets or more information, go to www.musical.org, the MTW ticket office, or call (562)-856-1999.