Presented Melody Mendis Music, Performed Melody Mendis, Written by Keith Russell and Melody Mendis
Saturday, September 29, 2018
7:00 pm / Doors open at 6:00pm
Tickets: $20/$15 in advance or with Fringe button
After selling out her show at the Nicollet Island Inn, Melody Mendis is extending her run by bringing her smash hit show HELLO GORGEOUS to the Bryant Lake Bowl for a limited engagement!
Melody recreates the thrill and dynamism of one of the greatest performers of our time with her classically trained pipes that allow her to perform some of Streisand’s most powerful numbers. She will break your heart with the purity of her sound, essential for Streisand’s signature ballads. Experience the ultimate musical celebration with this magical, timeless show that will have you humming along and screaming, “Hello Gorgeous!” Funny, witty, full of heart and surprises, let Melody entertain you!
Originally hailing from Detroit, Michigan, Melody Mendis creates a big splash as a Barbra Streisand tribute artist. Her incredible shows explore the timeless music from “Funny Girl,” “Yentl,” “The Way We Were,” and the TV specials including the timeless Barbra Streisand Christmas show.
Funny, witty, and full of heart and surprises, this classically trained dynamo takes on the role that few will attempt. Her shows embody the many faces of this
great legend from Barbra’s early jazz club days to the full stadium style concert years. Melody will surely entertain your crowd with her own special twist!
Her performances are a wonderful montage of everything that is Barbra Streisand. To learn more about Melody and her shows, please go to the website: www.melodyasbarbra.com.
“Sounds exactly like Barbra! The exact mannerisms! No one ever dares to do Barbra except for Melody!” — J. Steele, WCCO Radio
“You’ll walk out hearing Mendis’ voice resounding through your brain and heart." — Star Tribune, Minneapolis
Artist Website: www.melodyasbarbra.com