Barbra Streisand is world renowned for thrilling audiences with her magical performances, her supreme vocal talent and setting box office records. Now fans can get front row seats to the best of Barbra Streisand captured in Streisand: Live In Concert 2006. Capturing the record-breaking, 2006 North American tour from the sold-out Ft. Lauderdale show, with special guest multi-platinum recording artist, Il Divo, fans will get a chance to experience 10 songs never-before-seen on video, including "Unusual Way," "A Cockeyed Optimist" and "My Shining Hour," all of which are the first time Streisand has ever performed them either in the studio or live. This extraordinary concert film highlights the very best moments from Barbra Streisand’s legendary career and includes 26 songs spanning classics such as "Funny Girl," "The Way We Were," and "People," as well as never before performed "The Music of the Night," and "Somewhere" with Il Divo. Throughout her career critics have been unanimous in their praise for Streisand. Her 2006 world tour garnered rave reviews across the nation. "Streisand has never sounded better! She’s astounding!" – The New York Times. "The blend of intimacy and showiness in Streisand’s voice turns her performances into portraits of the heart and mind in self-discovery…she was simply amazing" – LA Times. "Once or twice a generation there comes a personality that just fills the room. Sinatra was like that, so was Elvis and so is Barbra Streisand." – Journal Sentinel. "Her singing glows with a tone so luxurious and a texture so rich, you nearly want to burst into song yourself." – New York Daily News. "Sensational! A brilliant show! A major musical triumph!" – Rolling Stone. Barbra Streisand is the music industry's #1 best-selling female artist with 50 Gold, 30 Platinum and 13 Multi-Platinum albums to her credit. She is second in the all-time charts, ahead of The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, exceeded only by Elvis. She continues to be the highest-selling female recording artist ever. Streisand remains the only artist to receive Oscar, Tony, Emmy, Grammy, Golden Globe, Cable Ace, and Peabody Awards, and the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award. She received the National Medal of The Arts from President Bill Clinton, France's Legion of Honour from French President Nikolas Sarkozy and most recently was recipient of the Kennedy Center Honors.
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