Katarina & Friends
Television Special on NBC, Trenton NJ. USA – presented by: HYUNDAI Subject Matter: An exciting ice skating show in which the most popular musical hits set the pace. The musical highlight is a performance by Patti LaBelle. On the ice, three gold medallists provide the perfect example of Katarina's talent for bringing the best musicians and the world's best Figure skaters together in one show. The 17-year-old singer Hayley Westenra from New Zealand makes her debut as a great new talent with a velvety voice.With: Katarina Witt, Kristi Yamaguchi, Ekaterina Gordeeva, Yuka Sato, Nicole Bobek, Jennifer Robinson, Steven Cousins, Kati Winkler & Rene Lohse, Jason DungjenLive Music Performance: Patti LaBelle, Jo Dee Messina, Hayley Westenra
Television Special on NBC, Bridgeport CN, USA – presented by Alberto VO5
Subject Matter: This superb show presents some of the biggest ice skating legends of all time together with live performances by well-known singers. The program includes numerous hits from musicals and films. In one unforgettable freestyle performance, Katarina dances to the song, "Man of LaMancha”, performed live by American Broadway star Linda Eder. Another highlight was a 15 minute homage to James Bond and his films, during which the figure skaters gave stylish and visually exciting representations of crooks, secret agents and sexy Bond girls.
With: Katarina Witt, Oksana Baiul, Lu Chen, Nicole Bobek, Yuka Sato & Jason Dungjen, Steven Cousins, Jozef Sabovcik, Dennis Petrov
Live Music Performances by: Linda Eder, Danyce Graves, Renee Olstead