Christine Ebersole headed to Belleayre
Highmount – Tony Award winner Christine Ebersole will make a very special appearance in the intimate setting of the Belleayre Music Festival on Saturday, July 21 at 8 p.m.
Ms. Ebersole has received virtually every Off-Broadway award and her second Tony Award for Leading Actress in a Musical for her “dual role of a lifetime” as Edith Beale and Little Edie Beale in “Grey Gardens.” The show was nominated for 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical.
Other memorable stage performances include her Tony Award-winning performance as Dorothy Brock in the smash hit revival “42nd Street,” “Steel Magnolias,” “On the Twentieth Century,” “Dinner at Eight” (Tony and Outer Critics Circle nominations) and the recent revival of Noel Coward’s “Blithe Spirit.”
Ms. Ebersole has captivated audiences throughout her performing career, from the Broadway stage to television, films, concerts and recordings.
Just days prior to her Belleayre show, TBS will premier the new TV series, “Sullivan & Son,” in which Ms. Ebersole plays a starring role.
Ms. Ebersole has also appeared in many movies, including “Amadeus,” “Tootsie,” “Confessions of a Shopaholic” and last fall’s hit, “The Big Wedding.”
She also played Richie Rich’s mother in the recent big screen adaptation of the famed comic book.
Tickets for Christine Ebersole at Belleayre are $66, $56, $46, $36 and $25 for lawn seating.
The Belleayre lineup also includes: July 28, Belleayre Festival Opera presents Puccini’s “La Boheme; August 3, NYC’s Hottest Tribute Jazz Band Ed Palermo’s Frank Zappa Little Big Band. August 4, M.F. Production’s Celebration of Lionel Hampton featuring Dianne Schuur & Warren Wolf. August 10, Jazz for the “Here & Now” Stefon Harris & Blackout.
Also: August 11, Pat Metheny Unity Band with Chris Potter, Antonio Sanchez & Ben Williams. August 18 (noon-6 p.m.), Belleayre Car Show
(free admission to car show). This even precedes a concert by The Texas Tenors. August 18, “America’s Got Talent” Sensations The Texas Tenors. August 25, Carolines Presents Comedy in the Catskills starring “Curb Your Enthusiasm’s” Susie Essman. September 1, “America’s No. 1 Tribute Show” The Music of Led Zeppelin - A Rock Symphony.
All shows begin at 8 p.m. Tickets for all shows are on sale via Ticketmaster. For additional information, please call 800 942-6904, ext. 1344, visit: belleayremusic.org or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
For information on where to stay, dine, shop or to simply enjoy the great outdoors when you¹re in town for the Belleayre Music Festival, please visit: www.catskillhighpeaks.com, www.ulstertourism.info or www.greatwesterncatskills.com.
Belleayre Music Festival concerts are held on the grounds of Belleayre Mountain in Highmount.