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Roswell's Own Broadway Star Terry Burrell in "Backstage and Other Stories"

Broadway singer and actress Terry Burrell will kick off the 2018/2019 LIVE! in Roswell season at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center with her new show Backstage and Other Stories: Confessions of a Broadway Star on Saturday, October 13 at 8 p.m.

Atlanta theatre patrons will know Terry Burrell from her many performances at top theatre companies around town. She is also a hugely accomplished Broadway musical actress with credits including the original production of Dreamgirls and starring roles in major productions of Thoroughly Modern Millie, Stephen Sondheim’s Into the Woods, Eubie, and Swinging on a Star. She also starred as Julie in the first London production of Showboat.

Backstage and Other Stories is Terry’s newest solo concert, and in this delightful evening of memories and melodies, Terry will spill the beans and then some! This rare and candid glimpse of life as a performer on the Great White Way will include special vocal arrangements from Terry’s illustrious career – songs that hold special meaning for Terry as well as tributes to the legendary chanteuses who inspired her – from Lena Horne and Barbra Streisand to Ethel Waters, Eartha Kitt and Judy Garland.

Tickets for Backstage and Other Stories can be purchased online at RoswellCAC.com, by phone at 770-594-6232, or in person Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets are $30 per person, with discounts available by phone or in person for seniors, students, military, and groups.

LIVE! in Roswell Season Tickets are $100 per person. Other performances this season include Classic Nashville Christmas, a holiday concert starring Katie Deal & Jason Petty on December 22. On February 16, 2019, Ranky Tanky will perform their jazz-influenced take on traditional Gullah music that has created a stir on the national music scene. Award-winning Bluegrass quintet Balsam Range will close out the season with a special performance featuring the Atlanta Pops Orchestra Ensemble on June 8. 2019.

The LIVE! in Roswell Series is presented by Gate City Brewing Company and Carl Black Roswell. It is sponsored by The Current Hub, Appen Media Group, Hilbert Law, Roswell Magazine, North Fulton Family Life Publications, and Rubicon Studios.

The Roswell Cultural Arts Center is located at 950 Forrest Street in Roswell, Georgia 30075, (770) 594-6232.
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