Chess in Concert with Menzel, Groban & Pascal

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A concert version of Benny Andersson, Bjorn
Ulvaeus and Tim Rice’s cult musical Chess, featuring the talents of Wicked’s Idina Menzel, Rent’s Adam Pascal, and the internationally renowned vocalist Josh Groban will be broadcast on PBS on Wednesday, June 17 at 9 PM (ET) as a part of their Great Performances series.

A DVD version and CD are also available for purchase via amazon.com.

Watch the trailer here

2 Comments on Chess in Concert with Menzel, Groban & Pascal

  1. S. Williams // July 27, 2009 at 5:55 pm // Reply

    What a tour de force! Gifted singers inject their passion into a story that runs like a chess game. Nothing is lacking – acting, voices, plot – all crescendos to a stirring conclusion of this truly modern opera, a pastiche of politics and love.

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