Joanna Carpenter Set for SAY SOMETHING: A CABARET BENEFIT FOR STEP UP at Stage72, 3/26
Internationally acclaimed actress and singer Joanna Carpenter will be making her New York City solo show debut on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at Stage72 (formerly The Triad Theatre), 158 W 72nd Street at 9pm. Featuring an assortment of new songs and timeless Broadway standards, along with fresh interpretations of pop hits, Joanna will be accompanied by musical director Yan Li featuring special guest performers Phoebe Silva, Lia Sumerano, Brian Detlefs and Amber Hurst-Martin with Artistic Direction by Michael Cooper. All door proceeds will go to Step Up, a nonprofit membership organization propelling girls from under-resourced communities to fulfill their potential by empowering them to become confident, college-bound, career-focused, and ready to join the next generation of professional women.
Joanna's recent theatrical credits include Sunfish (Aheh): World Premier directed by Will Pomerantz - Top Jury Honor, Daegu Int'l Music Theatre Festival, South Korea; The Fantasticks (Luisa); From Under The Tree (Marina) with Kelly Bishop; Romeo and Juliet (Juliet), and Bat Boy: The Musical (Shelley).
Tickets can be purchased at the door or reserved in advance at: http://stage72.com/say-something/
Visit www.suwn.org to learn more about Step Up and find out how you can help change a young woman's life.