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Celebrate Independence Day with gorgeous voices, exhilarating musical arrangements and a dynamic six piece band. From “This Land Is Your Land” to “American Trilogy” to “God Bless The USA”, this uplifting show is perfect for all ages – featuring the music of Irving Berlin, Woody Guthrie, Elton John, Elvis Presley, Maria Carey, Lee Greenwood and many others. Highlighted by dazzling dueling pianos, quotes from The Declaration – plus a rousing finale, this “red, white & blue” tribute will warm your heart and make you Proud To Be An American!
Supported by a fabulous cast including pianist/vocalist Katherine Alexandra, vocalist Michele Pruyn (both from Florida), Grammy Award-winning bassist Eliot Wadopian, woodwind phenomenon Jack Murray and orchestral drummer Byron Hedgepeth, Brian Gurl once again brings his captivating, one-of-a-kind musical arrangements to the Town Center stage – celebrating the heart and soul of the American experience through a mosaic of beloved music.
Highlights include “God Bless America” sung as an emotional prayer by Katherine, a Russian immigrant and recent American citizen, “God Bless The USA” led by Michele who sang the song with Lee Greenwood at the White House – plus a show-stopping dueling pianos rendition of “Yankee Doodle” by Brian & Katherine. The finale features the dropping of an American flag that flew over the Arizona War Memorial as the cast sings an exuberant rendition of “You’re A Grand ‘Ole Flag”. We invite your entire family to join us in celebrating the dream, the ideal and the spirit that is… America!
July 3rd, 7:30pm at the Burnsville Town Center
Tickets: Sec A: (Reserved) $30 / Sec B: (General Admission) $20, Students: $10 (Sec B only)
Tickets can be purchased at the Town Center Office or over the phone at (828) 682-7209.