Celebrate the Magic of Life – and the Magic of Music!
Posted Mar 21 2012 6:00am
Broadway is coming to Baltimore! If you’re fortunate enough to snag tickets to LifeBridge Health’s Magic of Life gala, you’ll be treated to a musical celebration with talent that has graced some of the world’s finest stages. At 8 p.m. on March 31, Heather Headley and Rickey Minor will take over the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall.
Before lending her voice to the Magic of Life (which benefits the myriad programs and services LifeBridge Health provides to the Greater Baltimore community and beyond), Heather Headley was Nala in the original cast of the ground-breaking Broadway production of The Lion King. She went on to portray the titular character in the Great White Way’s Aida, a role that won her the Tony award for Best Actress in a Musical and the coveted Drama Desk award for Outstanding Performance in a Musical.
The accolades kept on coming as she recorded her own material: Her 2002 ...