THANK YOU ORLANDO, FL! On Apr 1st, 2017 The Orlando Philharmonic presented: “A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch – One Singular Sensation” – w/ Scarlett Strallen, Jodi Benson & Doug LaBrecque.

FOR THE RECORD. THANK YOU ORLANDO, FL: The Orlando Philharmonic  honored the legacy of the late Marvin Hamlisch in this concert featuring many of his most beloved songs.

“Despite his accomplishments and accolades, Hamlisch maintained a “tremendous humility,” Benson says. “He was kind of a kid at heart, and I think that was what was so charming about him. He didn’t have a clue as to the tremendous talent he had.” – Jodi Benson.

 

Apr 1, 2017: Orlando Philharmonic presents: A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, One Singular Sensation. Tickets!

Apr 1, 2017: Orlando Philharmonic presented: A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch, One Singular Sensation. Tickets!

Saturday, April 1, 2017 2:00 pm & 8:00 pm

Venue: Bob Carr Theater

401 W Livingston St, Orlando, FL 32801

Guest Artists:

Larry Blank, Conductor

Scarlett Strallen

Jodi Benson

Doug LaBrecque, vocals

AUDIO by A Chorus Line Actress Donna McKechnie:

The Philharmonic honored the legacy of the late Marvin Hamlisch in this concert featuring many of his most beloved songs, such as “Through the Eyes of Love,” “Nobody Does it Better,” “The Way We Were,” and “What I Did For Love.” The guest artists Scarlett Strallen, (2 Olivier Awards nominations,) Jodi Benson (the voice of Ariel in The Little Mermaid and Doug LaBrecque (Broadway actor and frequent Hamlisch collaborators joined the Philharmonic on stage.

Jodi Benson:

Jodi Benson: Benson’s Broadway credits include a role in the Broadway musical Smile, where she introduced a song called “Disneyland”. (Howard Ashman / Marvin Hamlisch)
In 1992, Benson received a Tony Award nomination for Best Actress in a Musical for her role as Polly Baker in Crazy For You.

Scarlett Strallen:

Scarlett Strallen (two-Olivier awards nominations)

Doug LaBrecque:

Doug LaBrecque (Broadway actor and longtime Hamlisch collaborator.

Program:
Overture to A Chorus Line
Through the Eyes of Love
The Last Time I Felt Like This
At the Ballet
Nobody Does it Better
Smile
The Way We Were
What I Did For Love
and many other Hamlisch hits!

Venue: Bob Carr Theater

 

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Source: Team Marvin Hamlisch / The Music of Marvin Hamlisch


 

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