Pittsburgh one of 12 stops on Diana Ross tour
By Mark Kanny
Published: Monday, April 29, 2013, 12:51 p.m.
Ticket go on sale May 3 for a special concert by Diana Ross in August at Heinz Hall. It will include spectacular costumes and set designs and is part of a 12-concert U.S. tour that will conclude in her hometown, Detroit.
Declared female entertainer of the century by Billboard magazine in 1976, Ross came to fame as the lead singer of The Supremes before embarking on her solo career in 1970. She was nominated for an Academy Award for starring as Billie Holiday in “Lady Sings the Blues,” and has sold more than 100 million recordings worldwide.
The concert will start at 8 p.m. Aug. 20 at Heinz Hall, Downtown. Admission is $59.50 to $179.50.
Details: 412-392-4900 or www.pittsburghsymphony.org
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