Space Coast Symphony Begins the New Year with ‘From Broadway to Hollywood’ January 9-10
By Space Coast Symphony Orchestra // January 7, 2021
at the Scott Center for the Performing Arts at Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Fans of Broadway and movie music wait all year long for the Space Coast Symphony Orchestra’s annual January salute to the stage and screen.
And this year has been particularly long. Four professional singers will join the orchestra to ring in the New Year From Broadway to Hollywood at 7 p.m. on Saturday, January 9 at the Scott Center for the Performing Arts at Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy and at 3 p.m. on Sunday, January 10 at the Emerson Center.
Conductor and Artistic Director, Aaron T. Collins is ready to kick off the New Year with some positivity.
“The audience is going to hear some really exceptional singing during this concert,” said Collins. “And after a really difficult 2020, this program will feel like a welcome treat.”
The symphony’s return to the concert hall comes with COVID-19 safety measures that include temperature checks, limited and spaced seating, and mandatory mask-wearing for the duration of the event.
Attendees From Broadway to Hollywood can enjoy favorites from the biggest composers of the “musical’ genre, including beloved songs from Richard Rodgers, Jerome Kern, Mitch Leigh, Meredith Wilson, Leonard Bernstein, Cole Porter, Frank Loesser, Frederick Loewe, and Andrew Lloyd Webber.
Soprano Dorothy Gal of the Houston Grand Opera Studio, along with Central Florida standouts mezzo-soprano Sarah Purser, tenor Kit Cleto and baritone David Bracamonte, will join conductor Aaron Collins on stage during From Broadway to Hollywood.
The all-star lineup will perform favorite songs from musicals and films, including Wizard of Oz, The Bodyguard, Guys and Dolls, Beaches, Singin’ in the Rain, Mary Poppins, Beauty, and the Beast, Frozen, Titanic, West Side Story, Phantom of the Opera, South Pacific, Camelot, Man of La Mancha, Bridges of Madison County, Showboat, Carousel, Oklahoma, and more.
Advance tickets for adults are $30 and are available through the orchestra website at SpaceCoastSymphony.org or at Marine Bank & Trust in Suntree. Tickets at the door are $35.
Online ticketing is encouraged, for optimum social distancing and capacity planning. The audience is kindly asked not to arrive more than 30 minutes prior to showtime. From Broadway to Hollywood is free for those aged 18 and under or with a student ID.