BSO at Strathmore: All That JazzJack Everly, the BSO and a cast of singers present a salute to the Broadway blockbuster duo of Kander and Ebb May 15 at 8 p.m. at the Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. Pieces inclued songs from Cabaret, Chicago, New York, New York, Kiss of the Spider Woman and more.
Kander and Ebb were a highly successful songwriting team consisting of composer John Kander (born March 18, 1927) and lyricist Fred Ebb (April 8, 1928 – September 11, 2004). Known primarily for their stage musicals, Kander and Ebb also scored several movies including their most famous song, the theme song from Martin Scorsese’s New York, New York. The team also became associated with two actresses, Liza Minnelli and Chita Rivera, for whom they wrote a considerable amount of material for the stage, concerts and television.
Tickets start at $41 and may be purchased by calling the BSO Box Office at 1.877.BSO.1444 or online by visiting the BSO website.