Susan Egan: photo credit Javier Naval
SANIBEL ISLAND, Fla.
- Aug. 29, 2013
-- BIG ARTS is pleased to announce that Broadway sensation, Susan Egan, has joined its 2013-2014 season of stars. Nominated for Tony and Drama Desk awards for her performance as the original Belle in Beauty and the Beast
, Egan is scheduled to perform her “Belle of Broadway” concert at 8 pm on Saturday, February 1, 2014.
The critically acclaimed singer/actress has also played Millie in Thoroughly Modern Millie
, Sally Bowles in Cabaret
and as the original Leonide in Triumph of Love
and she has recorded more than 40 songs on six solo CDS, including "The Secret of Happiness." Egan’s screen credits include the popular Jennifer Gardner film, 13 Going on 30
and guest starring roles on the hit television series, House
A feel-good show for the entire family, The Belle of Broadway concert features classic songs by Cole Porter, George and Ira Gershwin, Rodgers and Hammerstein. The concert will be held at BIG ARTS Schein Performance Hall and tickets are $47 for loge seats, $42 for general seating and $5 for students with a valid student ID or children 17 and under when accompanied by a paying adult.
The Susan Egan concert is eligible for a variety of new discount ticket offers currently available for series sampler subscriptions, special packages and individual tickets. 2013-2014 season tickets are on sale now and may be purchased online at BIGARTS.org, by calling BIG ARTS Marks Box Office at 239-395-0900 or Herb Strauss Theater Box Office 239-472-6862 and in person at BIG ARTS, 900 Dunlop Road, Sanibel, FL 33957.
The entire 2013–2014 season of events at BIG ARTS Schein Performance Hall, Founders Gallery, Phillips Gallery and Herb Strauss Theater includes wide-ranging programming that covers more than 250 performances of theater, dance, music of all kinds, educational lectures, film series and productions for young people. Celebrating their 35th
anniversary, BIG ARTS continues its commitment to producing and presenting the best of national and international arts to residents and visitors of Sanibel, Captiva and surrounding Southwest Florida regions.
A non-profit 501(c) 3 organization, programming at BIG ARTS is made possible through the generous support of our corporate sponsors, donors and more than 300 dedicated volunteers.