New Year’s Eve with San Francisco Symphony

by Sean Martinfield | See: By Sean, Sean's Reviews and Interviews, The Pink Section

edwin-outwater-for-ffsCome to Davies Hall this Saturday night, New Year’s Eve at 8:00pm and join with the San Francisco Symphony and conductor Edwin Outwater to brace for 2017. This year’s featured guests are Tony Award winner Jane Krakowski and Primetime Emmy nominee Tituss Burgess. It’s their first performance together and doing what they do best – songs from stage and screen. [NOTE: The concert will conclude at 10pm.]
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As the Director of SFSymphony’s Summer Concerts, Mr. Outwater was at the podium for such events as the July 4 concert at Shoreline Amphitheatre, followed by the annual Concert at Stern Grove, an evening of music by John Williams, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9, etc. This Holiday Season’s calendar included the annual Music for Families and Holiday Brass Concert. Fast ahead as the old year passes, Outwater will conduct the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra. He will also mark his tenth season as Music Director of Ontario’s Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony.


Tituss Burgess’ Broadway appearances include “Eddie” in Good Vibrations, “Hal Miller” in Jersey Boys, “Sebastian the Crab” in The Little Mermaid, and Nicely-Nicely Johnson in Guys and Dolls. In 2015,Tituss received a nomination from the Critics’ Choice Television Awards for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as “Titus Andromedon” on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.

Click on the photo to watch Tituss on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert :

Jane Krakowski won the 2003 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her performance as “Carla” in the revival of Maury Yeston’s superb show, Nine. In 2006, she grabbed the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical as “Miss Adelaide” in the West End revival of Guys and Dolls. TV audiences know her as “Jenna Maroney” in 30 Rock. The role has earned her four Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.

Click on the photo to watch Jane on CBS Sunday Morning :
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