This concert is being sponsored by City Wide Property Services
Soprano Lisa Vroman, famed for her captivating theatrical presence and exquisite voice, will bring Broadway hits to the Harris Center stage in the Folsom Lake Symphony’s performance of Broadway Romance June 2 at 7:30 p.m., and June 3 at 2:00 p.m. The concert includes gems from major New York theater productions, such as The Phantom of the Opera, Kiss Me Kate and The Sound of Music, along with tunes by composers like George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin and Stephen Sondheim.
From Broadway to classics, on stage and in concert, Lisa Vroman has established herself as one of America’s most versatile voices. She has been regarded as a “musical and theatrical marvel” by The San Francisco Chronicle, as well as “one of American Musical Theater’s most beautiful voices” by acclaimed Broadway producer Sir Cameron Mackintosh. Among her extensive repertoire, Ms. Vroman starred on Broadway, in San Francisco, and Los Angeles as Christine Daaé in The Phantom of the Opera. Her many roles include: Rosalinda in Die Fledermaus; both Fantine and Cosette in Les Miserables; Rosabella in The Most Happy Fella (New York City Opera) as Marion Paroo in The Music Man (with Shirley Jones and Patrick Cassidy); Lili Vanessi in Kiss Me Kate Glimmerglass Opera /St. Louis MUNY; Anna Leonowens in The King and I (Lyric Opera of Virginia). For PBS she played Johanna in Sweeney Todd in Concert (Patti Lupone, George Hearn) and was Christine (Phantom of the Opera) in Hey, Mr. Producer! (London Royal Gala) Ms. Vroman is a regular guest artist with symphonies including San Francisco, Cleveland, Hong Kong, Philadelphia, Seattle, Atlanta, Detroit, as well as Boston Pops (Keith Lockhart), Philly Pops (Peter Nero), and New York Pops (Carnegie Hall).
Broadway Romance will be performed June 2 and 3 at the Harris Center for the Arts in Folsom. Saturday’s concert starts at 7:30; Sunday’s concert begins at 2:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online, from the theater ticket office or by calling 916-608-6718.