For Immediate Release: The California Center for the Art, Escondido Spotlights the Best of Broadway!

Escondido, California — :

The California Center for the Arts and The Barn Stage Company proudly presents The Best of Broadway on Friday, September 28, 2018 and Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 7:30pm.

Audiences will hear songs from popular musicals such as Les Misérables, Wicked, West Side Story, Guys & Dolls, The Book of Mormon and more.

This star studded cast will be backed by a live band under the direction of renowned Musical Director Gerald Sternbach (LA’s Reprise!, Mel Brooks: Live at The Geffen).



JARED GERTNER – Broadway’s The Book of Mormon and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

JESSICA SNOW WILSON – Broadway’s Les Misérables and Fiddler On The Roof

HEATHER LUNDSTEDT – Carousel in Concert with The Barn Stage and The Bombshells

RHETT GEORGE – Broadway’s Sweet Charity and Wicked

JASON MICHAEL SNOW – Broadway’s The Book of Mormon and South Pacific

YVETTE GONZALEZ-NACER – The Fresh Beat Band, Kiki, FOX’s Grease: Live, Cha Cha, Disney’s Goldie & Bearis, Phyllis, Nick Jr’s Band of Spies, Kiki

Some of Yvette’s other television credits include:  Madam Secretary, Criminal Minds, Guiding Light, and Boston Legal

Some of her stage credits include: West Side Story, Much Ado About Nothing, 3 Mo’ Divas, Broadway’s 1st National Tour of In the Heights, and Sweet Charity: Nikki

Yvette’s music can be heard on various TV shows & movies and some of her musical collaborations include:  Ne-Yo, Jason Mraz, Wyclef Jean, Gloria Estefan, Justin Bieber & Engelbert Humperdinck.

Tickets are on sale online at or at the Center ticket office at 340 N. Escondido Blvd., Escondido, Ca 92025, or by calling 800.988.4253. The ticket office is open Tue. – Sat. 12–6 PM, and Sun. 12–5 PM.

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About the California Center for the Arts, Escondido 

A 501(c)3 charitable organization, the Center’s creation was sparked by a civic vision—one that recognized the vital role that the arts play in strengthening and uniting the community. Our commitment to enriching lives and improving access to the arts, especially for low-income individuals and families, is exemplified through our extensive educational programming and robust series of free community events. The Center is guided by an enthusiastic Board of Trustees and passionate staff who are dedicated to furthering arts education and access, and to creating programs that provide cultural enrichment for residents of North County and beyond.

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