Musical theatre favorite Leigh Barrett joins the New England Tenors for a program with a broader definition of the sentiment, adding songs about the love of family, country and life itself to the love of couples. Numbers includes Come What May, That’s Amore, Anthem, Love is a Many Splendered Thing, Les Misérables (I Dreamed a Dream; Bring Him Home) and Ragtime sets as well as love songs Irish and Italian (an Enrico Caruso tribute). A complimentary intermission offers champagne (& sparkling alternatives) and hand-made chocolates.
As always, tickets to Rags to Riches ($30, $25 for seniors 65+ and students) are available online at www.sroconcerts.org, at two ticket outlets in Wakefield: Parker Florist at 9 Lincoln Street and Silver Clay at 39 Albion Street, and by mail to SRO/Wakefield UU Church, PO Box 529, Wakefield, MA 01880. Information is online or available by calling 339.203.9366.