Melissa Manchester and Marvin Hamlisch
(Courtesy Encompass New Opera Theatre)
Melissa Manchester and Marvin Hamlisch
(Courtesy Encompass New Opera Theatre)

Encompass New Opera Theatre honored Oscar winner and Tony Award winner Marvin Hamlisch during the organization's annual gala, held at the National Arts Club on Sunday, November 20.

At the event, Lucie Arnaz, Klea Blackhurst, Brian d'Arcy James, Kevin Earley, Emma Hunton, Capathia Jenkins, Melissa Manchester and Karen Ziemba performed songs from the Hamlisch songbook. In addition, Craig Carnelia, Sheldon Harnick, Michael Kerker, Baayork Lee, Donald Pippin, and David Zippel paid tribute to Hamlisch.

Hamlisch's Broadway credits include A Chorus Line, They're Playing Our Song, Seesaw, Sweet Smell of Success, and The Goodbye Girl. He received Oscars for his work on The Way We Were and The Sting.

For more information, click here.


BACK:Melissa Manchester, Emma Hunton, Klea Blackhurst, Brian d'Arcy James
FRONT: Lucie Arnaz and Donald Pippin
(Courtesy Encompass New Opera Theatre)
BACK:Melissa Manchester, Emma Hunton, Klea Blackhurst, Brian d'Arcy James
FRONT: Lucie Arnaz and Donald Pippin
(Courtesy Encompass New Opera Theatre)

Encompass New Opera Theatre honored Oscar winner and Tony Award winner Marvin Hamlisch during the organization's annual gala, held at the National Arts Club on Sunday, November 20.

At the event, Lucie Arnaz, Klea Blackhurst, Brian d'Arcy James, Kevin Earley, Emma Hunton, Capathia Jenkins, Melissa Manchester and Karen Ziemba performed songs from the Hamlisch songbook. In addition, Craig Carnelia, Sheldon Harnick, Michael Kerker, Baayork Lee, Donald Pippin, and David Zippel paid tribute to Hamlisch.

Hamlisch's Broadway credits include A Chorus Line, They're Playing Our Song, Seesaw, Sweet Smell of Success, and The Goodbye Girl. He received Oscars for his work on The Way We Were and The Sting.

For more information, click here.


Nancy Rhodes, Lucie Arnaz, Sheldon Harnick, Marvin Hamlisch, Karen Ziemba, and Daniel De Siena
(Courtesy Encompass New Opera Theatre)
Nancy Rhodes, Lucie Arnaz, Sheldon Harnick, Marvin Hamlisch, Karen Ziemba, and Daniel De Siena
(Courtesy Encompass New Opera Theatre)

Encompass New Opera Theatre honored Oscar winner and Tony Award winner Marvin Hamlisch during the organization's annual gala, held at the National Arts Club on Sunday, November 20.

At the event, Lucie Arnaz, Klea Blackhurst, Brian d'Arcy James, Kevin Earley, Emma Hunton, Capathia Jenkins, Melissa Manchester and Karen Ziemba performed songs from the Hamlisch songbook. In addition, Craig Carnelia, Sheldon Harnick, Michael Kerker, Baayork Lee, Donald Pippin, and David Zippel paid tribute to Hamlisch.

Hamlisch's Broadway credits include A Chorus Line, They're Playing Our Song, Seesaw, Sweet Smell of Success, and The Goodbye Girl. He received Oscars for his work on The Way We Were and The Sting.

For more information, click here.