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Staff PickLive At the Orinda – Tony/Emmy Award winner Lillias White

August 12, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

| $55 - $75
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Tony and Emmy Award winning actress/singer Lillias White brings her powerhouse vocals to the historic Orinda Theatre in a rare Bay Area concert. You don’t want to miss the chance to see the Broadway legend up close and personal when she opens the new Live At the Orinda concert series at the beautiful and intimate Orinda Theatre cabaret space.

Ms White recently won a 2018 NAACP Award for her starring role in the LA production of MA RAINY’S BLACK BOTTOM (directed by Emmy and Tony winner Phylicia Rashad).

On Broadway, Lillias White was honored with the Tony Award, Drama Desk Award, People’s Choice Award and Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Actress In A Musical for her role in Cy Coleman’s THE LIFE.

Other Broadway roles include FELA! (Tony nomination), ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, and CHICAGO. In film, Lillias had roles in the animated features HERCULES, and ANASTASIA and on TV, Ms. White was featured on SESAME STREET (Emmy Award), LAW AND ORDER, and Baz Luhrmann’s Netflix series, THE GET DOWN.

“Ms. White’s voice can penetrate the heavens!” NY Times

“A one-of-a-kind performer…what sets her above and apart from most, is her ruthless honesty.” NY Times

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Date:
August 12, 2018
Time:
7:00 pm
Cost:
$55 - $75
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Website:
http://bit.ly/2LISZEm

Venue

Orinda Theatre
Phone:
(925) 254-9065
4 Orinda Theater Square, Orinda, CA 94563 United States
Website:
http://bit.ly/2HUNTPb

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