Jackie Evancho Schedule
Jackie Evancho's first stage performance left the audience and judges of popular TV show,
America's Got Talent, spellbound - not only because of her remarkable soprano voice but because she was just 10 years old
at the time!The young songstress from Pittsburgh claimed the runner-up title, which led to bigger and better things, including
a contract with Columbia Records.With a stunning voice and a stage presence to match, Jackie Evancho is one to experience
in concert. She has upcoming tour stops scheduled for the Knight Concert Hall at Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami, Florida;
King Center for the Performing Arts in Melbourne, Florida; and Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona.To stay on top of all
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Jackie Evancho Background
Jackie Evancho's interest in performance
was ignited at the tender age of seven when she and her family saw the film version of The Phantom of the Opera.Three years
later, she ended up performing on America's Got Talent, winning the runner-up title, which catapulted her to stardom.Pittsburgh
Post-Gazette music critic Andrew Dukenbrod wrote after witnessing Evancho's performance firsthand: "She is a prodigy; they
break the rules by definition. Her voice mesmerizes. She has become one of the performers who has been defining the 'crossover
classic' category of singers - those who are equally comfortable with Puccini or pop."
In November 2010, Evancho released
her first EP, O Holy Night, which became the year's No. 1 best-selling premiere recording. Sales topped at over one million
copies. The EP also garnered platinum certification.In June 2011, her debut studio album arrived. Dream With Me contained
a blend of show tunes, pop standards and operatic arias. The album landed on the Billboard Top 200 chart at the No. 2 spot
and claimed gold certification after being in circulation for only four weeks. In November 2011 Heavenly Christmas came out
and also became a top-selling holiday album of that year.
Evancho also took part in the lighting of the National Christmas
Tree ceremony in Washington, D.C. She was invited to sing in front of President and Mrs. Obama. Two months later, she was
asked to perform again during the National Prayer Breakfast, showcasing her beautiful voice for the President and Congressional
In early 2012, Evancho was hand-picked to travel to Russia to participate in the opening of the St. Petersburg
Economic Forum. Representing the United States, Evancho performed with two other iconic opera stars, Sumi Jo of Korea, and
Dmitri Hvorostovsky of Russia, in front of 100,000 people.
Evancho's fan base also transcends borders to Japan, where
she was given an invite to perform for the Royal Family at the Imperial Palace. She frequently tours with the Tokyo Philharmonic,
performing for sold-out crowds.Her U.S. shows are also well-received and have been recorded for broadcast on PBS for the Great
Performances series. Her debut PBS special made history as one of the top pledge-garnering shows for PBS.
In 2012, Evancho
was invited to put on another show for the Great Performance series: Jackie Evancho: Music of the Movies. For the series,
Evancho sang classic songs from films like Titanic, South Pacific and Cinema Paridiso.Evancho's third studio album, Songs
From The Silver Screen, arrived in the fall of 2012. The album stole the No 1 spot on the Billboard Classical charts and landed
at No. 7 on the Billboard Top 200 Album chart.
Besides singing, Evancho has also given acting and modeling a whirl.
She was cast by iconic actor/producer/director Robert Redford to take the role of his daughter in The Company You Keep. Evancho
was part of a cast of luminaries which included Nick Nolte, Susan Sarandon, Stanley Tucci, Anna Kendrick, Shia LaBeouf and
Off the stage, Evancho was chosen by GUESS clothing/accessory brand owner Paul Marciano to top the bill of the
GUESS Kids clothing campaigns for the fall 2012 and 2013 line.And if she wasn't busy enough, Evancho participated in the Cirque
du Soleil show at the Bellagio's "O" Theatre. For the first time in Cirque du Soleil's history, all Cirque du Soleil shows
shut the doors for a once-in-a-lifetime collaboration featuring 200 performers. Evancho headlined as the show's special guest
and took part in a spectacular aerial and water performance.
Jackie Evancho Hit Albums
By the fall of
2012, Jackie Evancho had sold an estimated 2.1 million albums in North America.
Her studio albums include: Prelude to
a Dream; Dream With Me; Heavenly Christmas; and Songs from the Silver Screen.
Jackie Evancho Trivia
the age of 10, Jackie Evancho achieved the status as the youngest solo artist to ever premiere in the Billboard 200 Top 10
and the youngest artist to ever claim platinum status.
Jackie Evancho Concert Experience
child prodigy Jackie Evancho has stolen the hearts of every individual who has heard her sing. The pint-sized vocalist has
been a fan favorite since she first stepped into the spotlight on America's Got Talent.With a voice that has beguiled millions,
this musical superstar is a must-see live! Make sure you get your Jackie Evancho concert tickets now before it's too late!