By Wayne Harada
Loretta Ables Sayre, Hawaii’s Tony-nominated Broadway star, makes a rare seasonal appearance on “A Manoa Christmas,” a holiday concert featuring University of Hawaii music students and ensemble.
Ables Sayre will headline as a special guest, on a program of orchestral and choral works of the yuletide, at 7:30 p.m. today (Dec. 5) at Kennedy Theatre on the UH Manoa campus.
The family-oriented program will bring together an array of musicians in a festive holiday concert.
Tickets: $20 adults, $10 seniors, UH students and faculty with ID.
Call 955-2697 or go to etickethawaii.com.
This event marks is a rare instance for the former co-star of Broadway's and London's "South Pacfiic" musical hit to sing for the public; Ables Sayre this summer wound up her British tour of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic, which was earlier a Tony-winning Best Musical smash on Broadway.