In what the New York Daily News described as “The Hottest Ticket In Town” and whom the Huffington Post called “The Greatest Star by Far,” Barbra Streisand will bring her spectacular stage show to Israel for the very first time this summer, playing the Bloomfield Stadium, Tel Aviv on 20 June 2013.
The Jewish - American iconic singer and actress will perform at the stadium in front of some 16,000 spectators. Barbra Streisand Live promises to be a magical evening of timeless hits, combining her elegant voice, with self-deprecating humor and charming banter.
The singer will be surrounded by a 60-piece orchestra and accompanied by special guests Chris Botti, her son Jason Gould, and sister Roslyn Kind, all of whom performed last year on Back to Brooklyn, Streisand’s highly successful North American tour.
The most accomplished female recording artist ever, Streisand has received 10 Grammys including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement and Grammy Legend Awards 51 gold albums, 30 platinum albums, and 13 multiplatinum albums. According to the RIAA, she is the No. 1 best selling female recording artist in history and the only woman to make the Top 10 all time best selling artists list.
An artist of unparalleled accomplishments in multiple entertainment fields, Streisand has made her mark as an award winning actress of stage and screen, recording artist, concert performer, film director, producer, screenwriter, songwriter, philanthropist, designer, photographer, author and activist.
Streisand is the only artist ever to receive an Oscar,Tony, Emmy, Grammy, Directors Guild of America, Golden Globe, National Medal of Arts and Peabody Awards as well as France’s Legion d’Honneur and the American Film Institute’s Lifetime Achievement Award.
She is, in fact, the recipient of 2 Oscars, 5 Emmys, 10 Grammys, a Tony and 12 Golden Globes including the Cecil B. DeMille Award.
In addition, Streisand is also the first female film director to receive the Kennedy Center Honors. The three films she directed received 14 Oscar nominations.Please login or register to see the full article