Category: Music

Now Playing: End of the Rainbow

After a long, heart-wrenching pandemic production hiatus, I am thrilled to join The Carnegie Theatre in bringing to audiences, at last, Peter Quilter’s End of the Rainbow, the dramatic, sometimes hilarious, and deeply poignant portrait of the last year of Judy Garland’s life, live concerts, and complex relationships with two of the men in her…

Getting My Garland On (Take 2)

It’s been my great fortune to have had several amazing opportunities over the years to portray some legendary female entertainers on stage, from Rosemary Clooney to Bette Davis, and almost Patsy Cline (in a production that, due to unfortunate circumstances that did not involve me, was canceled just before opening). Now, I am thrilled to…

The World Where Roses Bloom

This Sunday, I’m headed back (virtually) to San Francisco for an evening of song with a host of Bay Area talent including Leslie Ivy, Shay Ogelsby-Smith, and master of ceremonies Clay David. Come join us at the VRTL Café, honoring women visionaries at this month’s free online cabaret with “The World Where Roses Bloom” at 5:00 PM…

Becoming Rosemary Clooney (Konk Life)

It is such an honor to be bringing Rosemary Clooney’s story to Key West, where David Black and I (under the inspired direction of Joy Hawkins and supported by the fabulous trio of Jim Rice, Joe Dallas, and Daniel Clark) have been playing to sold-out houses and rave reviews at the Red Barn Theatre. Those…

Happy Holidays from Our Home to Yours

There’s no snow here, of course, but since I’ve spent the better part of 2017 onstage in Rosemary Clooney’s shoes, I had to sing one more tribute to her this year, and decided to cover my favorite number from White Christmas. Wishing you all a joyous holiday season and a happy new year!