Emmy and Tony Award winner Kristin Chenoweth
Emmy and Tony Award winner Kristin Chenoweth will perform at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s annual “Fest de Ville Gala” on Saturday, Oct. 29.
Originating the role of Glinda the Good Witch in the Broadway blockbuster Wicked, she received an Emmy Award for her work in the TV series "Pushing Daisies," also appearing on television in "Glee" and "The West Wing."
This fall Chenoweth will star in the new television show, "Good Christian Belles."
She received a Tony Award for her role as Sally in "You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown."
In addition to a long list of other impressive credits in theatre, film and television, she has produced four albums, including Some Lessons Learned, to be released on Sept. 13, and appeared in concert nationwide.
The 2011 Fest de Ville Gala will be held in the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s War Memorial Auditorium.
This year’s benefit begins at 6:30 p.m. with cocktails and a silent auction, followed by dinner, award presentation, and entertainment through 9 p.m.
Tickets to the gala are $450 per person ($370 is tax deductible).
For an invitation to Fest de Ville Gala, or information on sponsorships and corporate tables, call 615/687-4300.
Proceeds from this event benefit the educational and cultural programming of the Tennessee Performing Arts Center.