Photo Flash: Randie Levine-Miller's 'SHOWSTOPPER DIVAS' Take Over Stage 72
On Tuesday, June 16, 2015, Randie Levine-Miller presented and hosted Showstopper Divas --"The Broadway Songbook" at Stage 72/Triad (158 West 72nd Street) to benefit The Actors Fund*. Critically acclaimed theater and cabaret "divas", Ivy Austin, Edna Kaufmann, Jennifer Sheehan, and Corinna Sowers-Adler entertained. Scroll down for photos from the concert!
Co-starring were the Finalists and the Winner of "Tomatoes Got Talent" (a talent contest that took place this past February) for women past 40 who are accomplished in other arenas, but are not currently working pros. It was produced by Levine-Miller and Cheryl Benton, head of Thethreetomatoes.com Newletter and Website geared to "women who aren't kids!".
These performers include: Judith Ann Graham, (former Miss New York State in the Miss America Pageant), a teacher at FIT, makeup artist, author and singer; Angela Leone, a tech expert for the Social Security Administration who in the last 3 years has started to perform cabaret and jazz; Jayne Magdalen Traver, an 8th grade English teacher; Phyllis Mollen. an administrative assistant with a passion for singing; and the Winner, Susan Vardy, PhD, Clinical Psychology, and local PTA president!
Paul Chamlin was the Musical Director.
Randie Levine-Miller (Producer/Host) brought her "brand" to Stage 72/Triad for the second time. She's produced and hosted Showstopper Divas and Divos at the Metropolitan Room, at Feinstein's, and for many years, produced her Showstopper Diva/Divo series at the Friars Club. She's been called a modern day "hostess with the mostess" (as her audiences will attest!). Randie's produced over 80 star-studded events including tributes to Charles Strouse, Marvin Hamlisch, Ervin Drake, Tovah Feldshuh, Jim Dale, Len Cariou, Tony Roberts & Lee Roy Reams.
*A portion of the proceeds to benefit The Actors Fund.
Photo Credit: Maryann Lopinto
Randie Levine-Miller and the DIVA SHOWSTOPPERS
Corinna Sowers- Adler
Jayne Magdalen Traver