Artist Q&A: Lorie Line
We’re excited to welcome back artist Lorie Line. Ms. Line has become a Fox Cities favorite, visiting the Center annually. We had the opportunity to have an artist Q&A as a preview to her 25th Anniversary Special which will stop by the Center Dec. 22.
When did you first know you wanted to be a performer?
When I was 5 years old. There was a piano in the kindergarten classroom and I would pass on recess and play the piano, trying to figure out songs by ear.
The music business in general has changed so much. When I started there were music stores and I recorded cassette tapes. Now there are no music stores and the only way you can purchase music is in the clouds.
What is your favorite Christmas song to play?
It changes every year for every show. Right now I am enjoying Winter Wonderland and I Wonder As I Wander.
Your website says you’ve played (and cooked) for many people in your life. What’s your signature holiday dish?
Filet Au Poivre.
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You’ve been to Appleton several times over the past couple of years; why do you like visiting here?
It’s all about the fans to me. But it doesn’t hurt that the Fox Cities P.A.C. is one of the most amazing theatres in the country.
What can people expect when they see your show Dec. 22?
Music centered around a beautiful concert grand piano served on a silver platter, kind of like my Filet Au Poivre.
Thanks, Lorie Line! We are so excited to see you here on Dec. 22! What Christmas song are you most excited to hear Ms. Line play?