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2013 Chesapeake Chamber Music Gala to feature Music of the Night: An Evening with Andrew Lloyd Webber by Amy Steward

Chesapeake Chamber Music’s 2013 Gala, “Music of the Night: An Evening with Andrew Lloyd Webber,” will be held on Saturday, March 2. The Chesapeake Chamber Music (CCM) Gala begins at 6 p.m. with a concert at the Avalon Theatre, followed by a cocktail party, dinner and live and silent auctions at the historic Tidewater Inn in Easton. Howard Breitbart, a pianist with the Capitol Steps, will be producing and performing a musical evening filled with favorite tunes from Andrew Lloyd Webber musicals such as Cats, Phantom of the Opera and Starlight Express, among others. He will be accompanied by two vocalists, soprano Madeline Botteri and Washington’s renowned tenor, Casey Evans. Breitbart has also been musical director/pianist for the Washington, DC, productions of The Last Five Years; Closer Than Ever; Romance, Romance; and A Broadway Christmas Carol, as well as dozens of concerts for the Smithsonian Institution and for Everyman Theatre in Baltimore. Following the concert at the Ava-

lon, the Gala will move to the Tidewater Inn, beginning with a cocktail party featuring a variety of hors d’oeuvres, a dinner highlighting selections from the Bay, and a live and silent auctions. In addition to individual silent auction items and sign-ups, an Art Gallery, and “Fund a Need” opportunities for CCM Outreach, there will be five live auction offerings. 79

Tidewater Times February 2013  

Tidewater Times February 2013

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