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FROM AXELROD PAC: KATE & AARON IN CONCERT--NEW BRIDGES VIDEO
WITH AMERICAN POPS
Celebrate the greatest songs of Broadway and Hollywood
with two-time Tony® Award nominee Kate Baldwin (Hello,
Dolly!, Big Fish, Finian's Rainbow) and Broadway and television
star Aaron Lazar (The Light in the Piazza,
Fox's Filthy Rich), as they return to the Axelrod
Performing Arts Center in this special concert with the American
Pops Orchestra conducted by Luke Frazier. As stars
of the Axelrod’s 2022 production of The Bridges of Madison
County directed by Hunter Foster, Kate and Aaron received
national acclaim and went on to two successful concert runs at New
York’s famous 54 Below.
Come hear their “glorious soprano" and
"soaring tenor" voices in a show critics hailed as
"stunning," "electric," "charming,"
"rapturous," "fun," and one of the "top 5
shows ever at 54 Below!" Kate and Aaron make for an
"unstoppable pair" with "blazing chemistry" and
share their "delectable friendship" through songs from The
Bridges of Madison County, reprising their turns as Francesca and
Robert, plus favorite songs from Broadway, Hollywood and beyond.
We are looking to
our local NJ theater lovers to join us for all three of these fantastic
musicals. Not only will you save money on every ticket, but you’ll be
supporting live theater in your state. Ticket sales only cover 45% of
the cost of producing shows. By subscribing to the Axelrod, you help
support us as one of New Jersey’s most highly regarded and successful
RAISIN THE MUSICAL CAST
RECORDING, produced by Burt Conrad Szerlip of
Sea Bright Records, commemorating the Axelrod’s 50th anniversary
production of the musical RAISIN last season,
our first Axelrod Cast Recording with members of the original cast plus
special guest artist three-time Tony Award winner
LaChanze in the leading role of Lena. Audiences know LaChanze
from the original Broadway production of Once on This Island,
the revival of The Color Purple, and most recently
the play Trouble in Mind.