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BWW Preview: KAREN KING at The Cutting Room in NYC on 6/22

New York based multi-talented singer, songwriter/performer, Karen King will return to The Cutting Room on June 22 following her sold-out show last year.

Presented by Sopranos stars Vincent Pastore aka Big Pussy, and Dan Grimaldi, Karen will perform an all-new selection of music, with jazz tunes, classics and personal rock-pop favorites with an eight-piece band and horn section, including stand-up bassist David Finck, under the direction of acclaimed musical conductor Angelo DiPippo.

King was recently honored as "Woman of the Year" at The Boys and Girls' Town of Italy's NY Gala, and will donate a portion of the proceeds from this night to the organization.

About Karen King

Karen King and her late husband, actor and radio personality, John "Cha Cha" Ciarcia, became beloved mainstays in New York's Italian-American community and in Little Italy. In addition to making numerous TV and radio talk show appearances, Karen as performed to help raise funds for the Vietnam Veterans Association of America and has appeared on both the Jerry Lewis Telethon and the Danny Thomas Telethon. She also enjoyed a very successful limited engagement of the Off-Broadway show she wrote and starred in, The Original American Idol, based on the life of legendary singer Kate Smith, at The Players Club in Manhattan. Karen is also the co-owner of oldest Italian cheese store in the US, Alleva of Little Italy, on Mulberry Street in Little Italy.

The Cutting Room is located at 44 East 32nd Street (between Park and Madison Avenues). Doors open for Karen King's show on 6/22 open at 7:30pm and the performance will start at 8:30pm. Tickets are $40 in advance or $45 at the door. To purchase tickets please visit:

Photo Credit: Annie Watt

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