Barry Manilow to perform at Kent ice show Jan. 11
By STEVE HUNTER
Kent Reporter Courts, government reporter
December 19, 2012 · 10:50 AM
Singer Barry Manilow will perform Jan. 11 at the ShoWare Center in Kent as part of the Pandora Unforgettable Moments of Love on Ice show.
The event brings romance to the ice rink with Olympic, world and national medalists who skate to hits performed live by Manilow. He has sold more than 80 million records and is the top Adult Contemporary chart artist with 48 Top 40 hits. NBC will tape the show to air in late January.
Tickets are $49.50, $59.50, $69.50, $100 (with/dinner) and $125 (on ice with/post-event reception).
Tickets are on sale at the ShoWare box office and at showarecenter.com.
The list of skaters includes:
Nancy Kerrigan - 1994 Olympic Silver Medalist, 1992 Olympic Bronze Medalist
Elvis Stojko - Three-time World Champion, two-time Olympic Silver Medalist
Ben Agosto - 2006 Olympic Silver Medalist, five-time U.S. National Dance Champion (with Tanith Belbin)
Kimmie Meissner - 2006 World Champion, 2007 U.S. National Champion, 2007 Four Continents Champion
Nicole Bobek - 1995 US Champion, World Bronze Medalist
Elizabeth Manley - 1988 Olympic Silver Medalist
Michael Weiss - Three-time US Champion, two-time World Bronze Medalist
Steven Cousins - Eight-time British Champion, three-time Olympian
Elena Leonova & Andrei Khvalko - Two-time World Professional Pairs Champions
The hosts for the show are Kristi Yamaguchi, a 1992 Olympic Champion and two-time World Champion and Michael Weiss, a three-time U.S. Champion and two-time World Bronze Medalist.
Contact Kent Reporter Courts, government reporter Steve Hunter at firstname.lastname@example.org or 253-872-6600, ext. 5052.