The Brownville Concert Series will have Christina Bianco present “Diva Moments.” Christina Bianco celebrates the most iconic vocalists of all time and takes you on a musical comedy journey through the songs that made divas out of the women who sang them. From Celine Dion to Barbra Streisand to Edith Piaf, no celebrity is safe! With rapid-fire, spot-on impressions, soaring vocals and unlikely interpretations of beloved classic songs, Diva Moments is a not-to-be-missed theatrical experience for the whole family. She will perform in cabaret on Friday and Saturday, May 31 and June 1 at 7:30 p.m. and in concert on Sunday, June 2 at 2:00 p.m. Sponsors are Jim and Cathy Donahoe, Robert and Vicki Beilke, Jan Chism Wright, and Kay Rosembohm.   

Christina Bianco’s singular voice and comedic charm have brought audiences around the world to their feet. Bianco captured international acclaim as a YouTube sensation with her ‘diva’ impression videos, gaining over 24 million views. Dubbed ‘the girl of a thousand voices,’ Christina has performed on major television programs such as The Ellen Degeneres Show, The Meredith Vieira Show, The Queen Latifah Show and The Today Show, in the US alone.

A two-time Drama Desk Award nominee, Christina made her West End debut starring in The Menier Chocolate Factory’s hailed production of Forbidden Broadway at the Vaudeville Theatre in London. New York credits include The Marvelous Wonderettes, the one-woman, multi-character comedy, Application Pending (Drama Desk Award nomination), Newsical the Musical, and Forbidden Broadway; Goes To Rehab (Drama Desk Award nomination). Christina originated the role of Dora in the long-running national tour of Dora The Explorer Live, including two sold-out runs at Radio City Music Hall.

As a concert artist, with regular NYC appearances at Birdland, Feinstein’s and Town Hall, Christina has performed her critically acclaimed solo shows to sold out crowds across the U.S. and on luxury international cruise ships. Abroad, she’s enjoyed extended runs headlining at London’s Hippodrome, Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room, The Charing Cross Theatre and at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival. She recently completed a 13 city, UK solo tour titled, Me Myself and Everyone Else, and made concert debuts in Australia, Switzerland, Spain and South Africa.

Christina frequently performs with major U.S. and Canadian symphonies. She recently debuted her solo symphony show, The Woman of a Thousand Voices, with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Jack Everly. Christina is a lifelong New Yorker and resides in Manhattan with her husband and their loveable schnoodle, Jeff.

All tickets are $25 ($16 for students). To purchase tickets online go to www.brownvilleconcertseries.com or Facebook or call 402-825-3331. During construction at the Brownville Concert Hall, enter by the rear doors nearest the parking lot. The Nebraska Arts Council (www.nebraskaartscouncil.org), a state agency, supports this program through a matching grant funded by the Nebraska Legislature, the National Endowment for the Arts and the Nebraska Cultural Endowment.