Mosesian Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA
Kicking off its 10th anniversary celebration of utilizing the performing arts to raise awareness for the fight against lung cancer, Upstage Lung Cancer (ULC) presents a one-night-only cabaret concert benefit entitled Barbra, Bette & Bernadette. A pre-concert silent auction begins at 6 pm.Presented in partnership with the LUNGevity Foundation, all proceeds from the performance support the critically important cause of early lung cancer detection research.
A high-spirited evening of music making and storytelling, Barbra, Bette & Bernadette honors the voices of Barbra Streisand, Bette Midler and Bernadette Peters, three iconic performing artists. The concert salutes the towering, talented trio of beloved and powerful singers who have transformed today’s popular music, leaving an indelible mark on the world of entertainment. Notably, all three women performed the role of "Dolly Levi" in the Broadway musical Hello Dolly, a powerful, charismatic and determined woman with heart.
Emmy® Award-winning arts and entertainment critic Joyce Kulhawik returns for her 10th year as emcee, along with a celebrated lineup of renowned, award-winning New England performers, including Brian De Lorenzo, Hildy Grossman, Michael Hammond, and Paula Markowicz. Special guest Candy O’Terry, founder and former co-host of WMJX Magic 106.7 Boston's Exceptional Women radio show, adds her vocal talents and anecdotes from interviews with Bette Midler.
Tim Evans takes the baton as music director alongside Michael Hammond, director. This inspiring concert offers a treasure trove of unforgettable stories and songs including, “The Rose,” “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy,” “Second Hand Rose,” “Happy Days are Here Again,” “Broadway Baby,” Hello Dolly” and more.
Tickets are $45 and $97 for reserved seating, with VIP tickets available from $250 to $500. The evening includes a post-concert reception.
Upstage Lung Cancer is proud to offer complimentary tickets to lung cancer survivors. For tickets and more information visit www.mosesianarts.org, call 617-923-8487, or visit the box office. Free parking is available on site. For more information about Upstage Lung Cancer, visit UpstageLungCancer.org
$42-$97. Group discounts and Premium seats available