Hitting High Notes with Bridges of Madison County

11 Apr 2014 - By TW Staff

(Above: The Bridges of Madison County lead actress Kelli O'Hara and Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures EVP Mark Kaufman)

A packed house of Time Warner employees were treated to a special performance by the talented Kelli O’Hara at an event in celebration of Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures’ The Bridges of Madison County on Broadway at the Time Warner Center in New York City. Kelli, the show's lead actress, opened the event with one of the musical's hit songs “To Build a Home,” garnering huge applause and excitement from the crowd.

Watch her performance below.

The performance was followed by an interview with Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures' Executive Vice President Mark Kaufman. Kelli reminisced about her career and explained how The Bridges of Madison County came to Broadway. She also discussed the development of her role as Francesca and talked about how she manages being a mom while performing eight shows a week. Kaufman, who’s seen The Bridges of Madison County 18 times, said that he just can’t get enough of it.

Watch the interview below.

The original cast recording of The Bridges of Madison County on Broadway will be available this month; get a sneak peek here.