A star from "Wicked" will team with a star from "Cyrano" next month in a concert called "A Broadway Romance" in Long Beach.

It is part of Musical Theatre West's Broadway in Concert series. The stars, David Burnham and Tami Tappan Damiano, both have appeared in MTW musicals.

Burnham has appeared on Broadway in "Wicked" and "Light in the Piazza," while Tappan Damiano was in productions of "Cyrano" and "Miss Saigon." Both also have lengthy film and television credits.

This is the second in MTW's three-show series. Called "A Broadway Romance" in preparation for Valentine's Day, the concert is at 7 p.m. Feb. 3 in the Beverly O'Neill Theatre, part of the Long Beach Performing Arts Center, 300 E. Ocean Blvd.

For tickets ($35-$75), go to www.musical.org, call (562) 856-1999 or stop at the MTW box office, 4350 E. Seventh St.

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