Kelli Rabke to Bring THE WIZARD...AND I to the Met Room This Month
The Metropolitan Room presents star of both Broadway and cabaret stages, Kelli Rabke, in the premiere of The Wizard...and I - The Music of Stephen Schwartz on Friday, April 29th at 7PM. Join Kelli as she honors some of Schwartz's most lasting works -- songs that speak to that part in all of us searching for our "Corner of the Sky. "The wizardry of Stephen Schwartz, now in its fifth decade, has given us some of the best-loved shows of all time: Godspell, Pippin, and the mega-smash hit, Wicked. Throughout her career, Kelli Rabke has had the opportunity to work with Stephen on several occasions, most notably the Paper Mill Playhouse production/ American Premiere recording of Children of Eden where she played "Yonah." Click here to find out more, purchase tickets, and see an exclusive photo gallery of Stephen and Kelli over the years: kellirabke.com/calendar/thewizardandi. Kelli will be joined by some of the best musicians in NYC: Kelli Rabke made her Broadway debut as the Narrator in the revival of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (US Cast Recording), followed by Eponine in LES MISERABLES on Broadway. She worked extensively in regional theatre, including the career milestone of playing Yonah in Stephen Schwartz's Children of Eden (American Premiere recording) at the Paper Mill Playhouse. After taking time away from show business to start a family, Kelli returned to the stage with No Place Like Home, her cabaret debut. Following multiple sold out runs, she's now a staple in the NYC cabaret world, frequently seen at 54 Below, the Metropolitan Room, and Town Hall. In addition, she headlines in Blockbuster Broadway with various symphony orchestras across the country. Visit kellirabke.com for recent appearances, videos, photos, and more. ??