The next Saturdays at 7 at St. Andrew’s concert titled, Simply Sondheim, will celebrate the life of one of the greatest musical theatre composers of our time, Stephen Sondheim.
The concert will be held May 14 at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary of St. Andrew’s United Church in Chatham.
The program will feature a biographical look at the many shows Sondheim created and will take the audience on a journey to look back at his life as a composer, songwriter and lyricist.
Music from shows such as “West Side Story,” “Gypsy,” “Into the Woods” and “Sunday in the Park with George” will be presented by several local musicians performing solos, duets, trios and quartets. Performers, to name only a few, include Colin Bell, Andrew Derynck, Victoria Kimmerly and Victoria Hoshowsky as well as the St. Andrew’s United Church Chancel Choir.
Come to celebrate one of Broadway’s legends who passed away just a few months ago.
The concert will be presented to live and virtual audiences. Tickets are not required for those attending In-person. Masks are optional. The concert can also be viewed on Facebook Live at www.facebook.com/standrews/live.
Donations (suggested $15) will be gratefully accepted at the door or online. All donations support the music program at St. Andrew’s.
On June 11, A Time to Celebrate concert will close off the ninth season.