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‘Hello Dolly’ Carol Channing Going Strong at 95: Honored in Concert By Broadway’s Best

By James Knight J.knight@classicalite.com on Mar 05, 2016 01:41 AM EST

Carol Channing recently turned 95-years-old and she is still going “still glowin'...you're still crowin'...you're still goin' strong.” The Hello Dolly actress’ storied career will celebrated tonight at McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert, CA in a special concert featuring some of Broadway’s best. The special sold out concert welcomes special guest like Kristin Chenoweth (Wicked, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown) Tom Wopat (Annie Get Your Gun, A Christmas Story), Alan Cumming (Cabaret) and many, many more.

The official MCCallum Theater website offers some details on tonight’s big event, writing:

“International stage and screen superstar, Carol Channing, turns 95 this year and the stars are coming out to celebrate! A recipient of the 1995 Lifetime Achievement Tony Award, Carol Channing became a household name as the original and definitive Dolly Levi in Hello, Dolly! Time magazine called her a “brilliant nova on the Great White Way, re-illuminating the legend of show business”. Join us for an unforgettable night celebrating a true living legend! Don’t miss special appearances by Kristin Chenoweth, Alan Cumming, Florence Henderson, Cloris Leachman, Gavin MacLeod, Lily Tomlin and MANY MORE!”

The website goes on to note that artist are subject to change.

For addition details please log on to Mccallumtheatre.com or reach out to the McCallum Theatre box office at (760) 340-ARTS, located at 73000 Fred Waring Drive, Palm Desert.

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