Gene & Shelley Enlow Recital Hall at Kean University (Enlow Hall) presents its third concert season featuring musical theater and internationally renowned star Elaine Paige in concert. As an actress, recording artist, producer and broadcaster, Ms. Paige has made a major contribution to the modern musical which ensures her own chapter in the entertainment world and justifies the title "The First Lady of Musical Theatre". This one-night-only concert will be performed in Enlow Hall on Sunday, March 10th at 3pm.
Elaine Paige has starred in numerous West End productions, on Broadway and in concerts internationally, sweeping to fame when she created her award winning performance as Eva Peron in Evita. Shortly afterwards she created the role of Grizabella in the original production of Cats and the classic song "Memory" became one of Elaine's many hit records. Further theatre productions include Hair, Jesus Christ Superstar, Grease, Billy, Chess (with her record breaking number one hit "I Know Him So Well" with Barbara Dickson), Anything Goes, Piaf, Sunset Boulevard in London and Broadway, The King and I and Sweeney Todd (New York City Opera).
Elaine appears on Enlow Hall's stage performing a selection of her favorite standards, her greatest hits and some of the modern classics from her recent album. Tickets to Elaine Paige in Enlow Hall are $55 - $75 and can be purchased by calling Kean Stage Box Office at 908.737.SHOW (7469), online at http://enlowhall.kean.edu, or in person at Kean University's Wilkins Theater Box Office.
Enlow Hall is situated on Kean University's East Campus at 215 North Avenue, Hillside, NJ 07205. Renowned for its superb acoustics and elegant design, the newly renovated 300 - seat Hall has been praised by noted performers and patrons for its intimate ambiance and proximity between musicians and audience members.