Following the huge success of Concert in the Park, CFT Artistic Director Daniel Evans hosts another dazzling cornucopia of music and song to celebrate musical legend Stephen Sondheim’s 90th birthday. He will be joined on the Festival Theatre stage by stars from the West End to perform numbers from some of Sondheim’s major and lesser-known works.
Gabrielle Brooks wowed audiences at CFT’s Concert in the Park and has also appeared in The Wizard of Oz, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie and The Book of Mormon.
Clive Rowe was last seen in Chichester in Me and My Girl and before that, Kiss Me Kate; he won an Olivier Award for Guys and Dolls at the National Theatre.
Jenna Russell starred opposite Daniel Evans in Sunday in the Park with George in London and on Broadway, for which they both won Olivier Awards and were nominated for Tonys. Jenna’s recent musical credits include The Bridges of Madison County and Fun Home. Daniel also won an Olivier Award for Merrily We Roll Along in the West End.
Hannah Waddingham returns to Chichester following Kiss Me, Kate (2012), which transferred to London and for which she received an Olivier nomination. Her West End musical credits also include A Little Night Music (Olivier nomination) and Into The Woods.
Matinee at 3pm, evening at 7pm. Proceeds from these fundraising concerts will support our work with vulnerable young people.
With thanks to: Tristram Kenton, Getty Images, Catherine Ashmore, Geraint Lewis, Ivan Kyncl and Jerry Jackson for photography.