Sarah Brightman, who created the role of Christine in the London and Broadway productions of The Phantom of the Opera, will launch A Christmas Symphony tour November 26 at the Wind Creek Event Center in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.
The tour (previously titled Hymn In Concert) will subsequently play Newark, New Jersey; Staten Island, New York; Worcester, Massachusetts; Greenvale, New York; Atlantic City, New Jersey; North Bethesda, Maryland; Chicago, Illinois; Nashville, Tennessee; Atlanta, Georgia; Sarasota, Florida; Clearwater, Florida; Sugar Land, Texas; San Antonio, Texas; Dallas, Texas; and New Orleans, Louisiana. Click here for the current itinerary.
Accompanied by an orchestra and a choir, Brightman will perform classics from the Christmas canon, along with personal holiday favorites and her hits. Brightman's Christmas special, filmed in London, is also scheduled to begin airing on PBS stations around the country October 16.
The international concert and recording artist was also seen on Broadway in Lloyd Webber's Aspects of Love.