Featuring award-winning Barbra Streisand tribute artist Sharon Owens
Sedona AZ (December 12, 2013) – “Christmas with Barbra” comes to Sedona when it is performed live, onstage by world-renowned, award-winning Barbra Streisand tribute artist Sharon Owens, who is currently playing to sold-out shows in Las Vegas and all around the world. This live holiday concert and theatrical event will be presented by the Sedona International Film Festival at its Mary D. Fisher Theatre. There will be four performances Dec. 19-22.
“Christmas with Barbra” will feature a variety of classic holiday favorites and many of the hits and Broadway favorites that have defined the career legendary performer Barbra Streisand.
Sharon Owens started performing her tribute to Barbra Streisand in 1992 and shortly thereafter became a headliner for “Legends in Concert” and toured Las Vegas , Atlantic City, Myrtle Beach, Germany, Italy, Israel and Europe. In 2004 Sharon was crowned the winner of Fox TV’s “Performing As” as the best Impersonator /Tribute Act in the country. Sharon also performs her tribute with Symphony Orchestras all over the world.
Jay Leno calls her “Simply amazing!” Jerry Greenburg, President of Atlantic Records raves “When Sharon came on stage, I almost fell off my chair — she was a dead ringer”. And National Reality News says “Sharon has the look, the voice, EVERYTHING! I was wowed”.
“You will truly be amazed! Sharon is so extraordinary and authentic, you would think the real Barbra Streisand is here with us!” said festival director Patrick Schweiss. “We are honored to bring this holiday show to Sedona and pay tribute to the movies and music of an icon in the entertainment world by celebrating everything Barbra.”
There will be four performances of “Christmas with Barbra”. Showtimes are 4 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 19; 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 20 and 21; and 2 p.m. matinees on Sunday, Dec. 22. Tickets are $20 general admission and $17 for Film Festival members. All tickets include a meet-and-greet with Owens in the lobby after the show.
Visit www.SedonaFilmFestival.org for tickets and performance information or call 928-282-1177. Both the Sedona International Film Festival Office and the Mary D. Fisher Theatre are located at 2030 W. SR 89A in West Sedona.