Synopsis by Alice Day
In this special presentation from PBS, Linda Eder appears on stage to sing a selection of popular music. Eder performs a program of jazz favorites and Broadway tunes, backed by a 20-piece orchestra. This special first appeared on a PBS pledge night in 1999, when Eder was already well known in musical theater. Her most famous role was that of Lucy, the prostitute in the Broadway musical Jekyll & Hyde. In Linda Eder in Concert, Eder sings "Man of La Mancha," "Why do People Fall in Love," "The Man That Got Away," "Over the Rainbow," and "It's Time."
Broadway, jazz, orchestra, stage, theater