Broadway’s BERNADETTE PETERS to play first ever Scottish date at Edinburgh Playhouse
The triple Tony, triple Drama Desk and Golden Globe Award winning Broadway star Bernadette Peters will play her first ever Scottish date at the Edinburgh Playhouse on Tuesday 7th June 2016.
The Edinburgh date will follow concerts at the Royal Festival Hall, London on Friday 3rd June 2016 and the Opera House, Manchester on Sunday 5th June 2016; the first time that she has performed solo concerts in the UK in over 15 years.
The Grammy and Emmy Award nominee will perform timeless, signature songs from the multitude of iconic shows in which she has played some of her greatest stage roles, including Gypsy, Into the Woods and Sunday in the Park with George.
Renowned around the world as one of the foremost interpreters of Sondheim, Bernadette starred in the original Broadway productions of Into the Woods and Sunday in the Park with George and headlined the recent Broadway revivals of A Little Night Music and Follies.
Bernadette has performed at the most prestigious international concert halls, including the Royal Opera House, the Sydney Opera House, the Hollywood Bowl, Carnegie Hall, Radio City and Lincoln Center. She currently stars in the new hit series, Mozart in the Jungle on Amazon Prime, having previously appeared in no less than 33 films and TV movies, including Annie, Pink Cadillac and Pennies from Heaven.
Bernadette Peters is presented in the UK by Neil Eckersley, with musical direction by Marvin Laird, sound design by Tom Sorce and lighting design by Lenny Cowles.
Musical Director Marvin Laird
Friday 3rd June 2016 7.30pm
Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX
Sunday 5 June 2016 7.30pm
Opera House, Quay Street, Manchester M3 3HP
Tuesday 7 June 2016 7.30pm
Edinburgh Playhouse, 18-22 Greenside Lane, Edinburgh EH1 3AA