Reverie with Gloria Onitiri Tickets
West End star Gloria Onitiri debuts her first solo concert at the St. James. Following critical and audience acclaim for her role as Rachel Marron in the original company of The Bodyguard Gloria will premiere in the UK, ‘December Songs’ a ravishing song cycle by Tony Award winning composer Maury Yeston (Titanic, Nine). Alongside his compelling and dramatic work Gloria will also feature new songs from composers Anderson and Petty, Gregor and Sahin, Bobby Cronin and more. With all this music woven together prepare to be swept away into a mesmerizing world where in ,‘December Songs’ we hear the story of a lonely woman taking a walk through winter reminiscing about lost love. Having recently been heard performing alongside the legendary Madeline Bell and the renowned Rebecca Ferguson for the Radio 2 tribute concert celebrating 100 years of Billie Holiday Gloria will guide us using her notably powerful, passionate yet sultry voice through a night of moody, evocative and uplifting music.
In a return to the St James directing Gloria will be Oliver Lidert.
Currently Artistic Director of the West End Cabaret Company Oliver is an American up and coming London based director. For more information: Wecabaret.com
‘Onitiri is a bright star in the West End’ lastminute.com
‘I am so delighted and grateful that as consummate an artist as Gloria Onitiri is performing the December Songs. I know, and certainly hope as well, that she will inhabit and make this piece entirely her own — both with her exquisite musicality and the depth of her sensitivity.’ Maury Yeston