Heather Ivy, soprano
Andrew Byrne, conductor/pianist
Internationally acclaimed Soprano and local favorite Heather Ivy presents her Broadway Christmas Spectacular! Come enjoy a mix of holiday favorites like My Favorite Things, Mary Did You Know, O Holy Night, and even Disney’s Frozen!
Heather is joined by Broadway music director and esteemed pianist Andrew Byrne conducting a 10-piece orchestra with some of the best players in South Florida. A versatile show with something for everyone, this evening is sure to bring you and your family plenty of holiday spirit!
Heather Ivy has made a headlining career on both land and sea dazzling audiences with her versatility and genuine warmth. Her professional career began in NYC with the Broadway International Tour of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, and she has since appeared in musicals such as Off-Broadway’s Christmas Wrappings, The Music Man, Guys and Dolls, Little Women, as well as operas Don Giovanni, and Elisir D’amore and Le Nozze di Figaro. She enjoys regular concert appearances with the Naples Philharmonic, Southwest Florida Symphony Orchestra, and Gulf Coast Symphony, along with Symphonic Concert Bands and jazz ensembles throughout Florida. An avid traveler, Heather performs her headlining show at performing arts centers across the USA and onboard luxury cruise lines around the world. Last fall, Heather was invited to perform at the sold-out magic festival “Les Stars des la Magie” in Parmiers, France. This year she was chosen to perform with Jamie Bernstein to honor the great Leonard Bernstein’s musical catalogue. In addition to singing, Heather has enjoyed working as an emcee and model for Naples Fashion Week and appeared in GulfShore Life, Neapolitan, and Island Scene magazines as well as broadwayworld.com and playbill.com. Heather is now based in Naples, Florida, where she runs her private voice studio, @heatherivymusic, and guest teaches at Opera Naples, The Naples Players, and FGCU. For all upcoming performances visit heatherivy.com
Thursday, November 30, 2023; 7:30pm
Performing Arts Center, Hinman Auditorium
10150 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
Tickets: $49 Tier 1 / $42 Tier 2