Category: Music

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…

Getting My Garland On

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 (due to unfortunate circumstances not involving me, that production was regrettably canceled just before opening). This spring, I am excited to be embarking on…

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!

BroadwayWorld San Francisco Awards

I recently learned that my performance in Altarena Playhouse’s Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical has earned two 2017 BroadwayWorld San Francisco Award nominations, for “Best Leading Actress in a Musical (Local)” and “Person to Watch (Female)”. I am honored to be in the company of so many distinguished artists and grateful for the recognition of work that has…