Living legend in concert: Patti LuPone featured in Sinfonia Gala Event on March 29

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Special to The Sun
Published: Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 06:09 PM.

Sinfonia’s eighth season of innovative musical programming as the region’s only fully-professional symphony orchestra continues at the Emerald Coast Convention Center on Saturday, March 29 at 7:30 pm with Sinfonia’s Gala Event: “An Evening with Patti LuPone.”

The performance features Sinfonia Gulf Coast with Music Director Demetrius Fuller on the first half with Patti LuPone showcased the entire second half during a 60-minute tour de force in “Coulda, Shoulda, Woulda… played that role.”

Ms. LuPone performs songs from musicals, which she could have played, should have played, did play and will play. The list of shows includes “Hair,” “Bye, Bye Birdie,” “Funny Girl,” “West Side Story” and “Peter Pan” and, of course, from her Tony Award-winning performances in “Evita” and “Gypsy.”

Author of the New York Times best-selling autobiography, “Patti LuPone: A Memoir,” most recently starred on Broadway in the musical “Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown.” Miss LuPone swept the 2008 theatre awards winning the Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for Best Actress in a Musical and the Drama League Award for Distinguished Performance for her performance as Rose in the critically-acclaimed Broadway production of the classic Jule Styne, Stephen Sondheim, Arthur Laurents musical “Gypsy,” directed by the show’s author, Mr. Laurents.

In addition to her theater credits, Ms. LuPone has been featured this season in her fourth solo concert at Carnegie Hall, the TV series “American Horror Story: Coven,” and currently in the new season of the HBO series “Girls.”


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