Award winning singer and actress Ali Harper is coming to the Bruce Mason Centre, Takapuna with her highly-acclaimed show A Doris Day Special.
Doris Day, with her bubbly personality, lilting voice and blonde beauty, was America’s singing sweetheart of the silver screen during the 1950s and 1960s.
With her hit songs Sentimental Journey, Secret Love and Que Sera Sera, she was for many years ranked as the #1 female box office star in the world.
Directed by Stephanie McKellar-Smith with Big Band Musical Direction by Rodger Fox, it’s 1971 and Doris is filming her Television Special. You are invited to be a part of A Doris Day Special television studio audience and celebrate the life and songs of that quintessential girl next door.
*Transaction fees, processing fees and other charges may apply. Offer is limited to Saturday 13 May, 8pm and Sunday 14 May, 2pm. Not valid on previously purchased tickets. Strictly subject to availability. The offer only applies to full price adult tickets until 5pm, Sunday 23 April 2017
“Entertaining, informative, moving and funny…
Ali Harper charms as Doris Day.
- Theatreview, Invercargill Festival of the Arts 2016
“A Doris Day Special was indeed as special and as satisfying as the title suggests.
- Manawatu Standard 2016
“Harper gave her New Plymouth audience a nostalgic and endearing performance and won over the sold-out audience with her superb voice…. With some delightful audience participation, a great soundtrack and some well-known hits, Harper has created a charming show.
- Taranaki Daily News 23 May 2016
“At the centre, of course, is the indefatigable and super-charged talent of Ali Harper. Her range and conviction has the audience in delighted thrall.
- Theatreview Christchurch 2016