Community Performance Series fall season kicks off Saturday
POTSDAM — Community Performance Series will host its 33rd season of live performances at SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music this fall.
CPS has packed its calendar with events that will deliver Broadway vocals, operatic arias, groundbreaking chamber music and children's theatre to North Country audiences.Tickets are now on sale at www.cpspotsdam.org.
Broadway star Sierra Boggess will take the stage on Saturday, Sept. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in Hosmer Hall, as the Fourth Maresca Visiting Artist.
Boggess has been seen on Broadway in the Tony-nominated musical "School of Rock," in "It Shoulda Been You" directed by David Hyde Pierce, two separate engagements of the Broadway production of "The Phantom of the Opera," the revival of "Master Class" and starred in "The Little Mermaid," which earned her Drama Desk and Drama League nominations.
Other New York theatre credits include the recent off-Broadway production of Barry Manilow's "Harmony;" "The Secret Garden" at Lincoln Center; the one-night-only concert of "Guys & Dolls" at Carnegie Hall opposite Nathan Lane, Patrick Wilson and Megan Mullally; the final Off-Broadway cast of "Love, Loss, and What I Wore," and "Music in the Air" for City Center's Encores! series.
London theatre credits include "Les Miserables," the 25th anniversary concerts of "Phantom" at Royal Albert Hall and "Love Never Dies" (Olivier Award nomination).
Film and television credits include "Vulture Club" with Susan Sarandon and the web series "What's Your Emergency."
Boggess has toured all over the world across Australia, Japan and Europe with her concert show.
She recently released an album of duets with Julian Ovenden made during the pandemic, titled "Together At A Distance."