Posted at 1:21 p.m., Thursday, January 31, 2008
Tony-winning Lea Salonga to give 4 concerts in Hawaii
Advertiser StaffNeighbor Islanders will be able to see and hear Tony Award-winning singer-actress Lea Salonga when she gives four performances in Lihue, Hilo, Kahului and Honolulu.
Salonga is the Filipino entertainer who earned global fame when she originated the Kim role in the Tony Award-winning "Miss Saigon" musical. She also is the first Asian actress to portray Eponine in "Les Miserables" on Broadway, a part she appeared in a Blaisdell Concert Hall production as well.
i Kaua'i 7:30 p.m. March 4, Kauai'i War Memorial Convention Hall. Tickets are $39 general, $49 golden circle, on sale from Feb. 8 at Da Booze Shop, City Liquor, Kmart, Bounty Music, Scotty's Music, Progressive Expressions and Hanalei Surf. Charge by phone: 866-468-3399. Online: www.ticketweb.com" target="_blank">www.ticketweb.com.
i Big Island 7:30 p.m. March 5, Sangha Hall. Tickets: $49, on sale from Feb. 8 at the Hilo Hawaiian Hotel, CD Wizard, Ken's House of Pancakes. Charge by phone: 866-468-3399. Online: www.ticketweb.com" target="_blank">www.ticketweb.com.
i Maui 7:30 p.m. March 7, Castle Theater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center. Tickets: $29, $39, $49, on sale from Friday at the MACC box office. Charge by phone: 808-242-7469. Online: www.mauiarts.org. VIP packages also available (inquire at MACC box office).
i O'ahu 8 p.m. March 8, Blaisdell Concert Hall. Tickets: $39, $49, on sale from Feb. 8 at the Blaisdell box office and TicketMaster locations, includng Times Super Markets. Charge by phone: 877-750-4400. Online: www.ticketmaster.com.