Joan Rivers & Friends with HOLLY FARIS
Aug 3, 2019
Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pmThe Milton Theatre
This event is minors under 18 with parent or legal guardian
As one of the country's best celebrity impersonators, Holly Faris makes audience members feel like they are standing on the red carpet with the great Joan Rivers herself.
Impersonating Tina Turner, Cher, Dolly Parton, Liza Minelli, Marilyn Monroe, Bette Midler, and many others, Faris offers audiences hilarious and touching portrayals and a bit of nostalgia, but mostly just crowd-pleasing warmth that has set her apart from the rest.
The historic Milton Theatre is a uniquely diverse venue where you will find the best local, regional, national, and international talent. Free municipal and on-street parking are available. Full bar and light food options available. This facility is fully accessible.https://www.miltontheatre.com/event/1826797/
Holly's early career began as the opening act for the late Frank Gorshin. Her collaboration with Gorshin on a film , "Everything's George" led to her suggesting he do a one-man show as George Burns. She had input on all the material used for Gracie and was the original voice for her in the Broadway show "Say Goodnight Gracie".
Her film credits include, "All Shook Up" and "Road To Graceland" starring Harvey Keitel and Bridgett Fonda.
Holly also starred in an original Off-Broadway production called "Queen of The Silver Screen" about the life of her idol, Mae West.
Holly appeared on the Joan Rivers TV show as Joan, which lead to many appearances with Joan, including Celebrity Apprentice as Cher the year Joan won and an appearance as Joan herself a few years after. Joan loved her and the fact that she is one of the few "women" who impersonates her. Holly continues to perform her one-woman show with warmth and humor, portraying the divas she loves, as well as a Joan Rivers and Friends Tribute Show in honor of her great friend.