Because you are following along with the fun, I want to personally invite you to our November 11th, "Create our own buzz" extravaganza. Yes, it has become an extravaganza. I even confirmed that the current Miss Connecticut is going to be a part of it. :)
We have 18 paparazzi, 5 Broadway singers, an amazing place "Grand" in Stamford http://www.stamfordgrand.com/, limos, a jazz sax quartet, an accapella group from Western Ct State (part of our education outreach) .
If you would like to join us, just dress up and come as our "guest". 6-6:30 is the "arrival" scene. 6:30-7:15ish is the concert. All this is free, great PR for us and for the restaurant.
Here are the bios and pictures for the gals:
Kate Chapman http://www.prevention.com/health/weight-loss/success-stories/how-a-broadway-actress-lost-weight-fast/article/1d6de6a589b2f210VgnVCM10000030281eac____
Bway crédits: Les Miz, Mary Poppins, Sweet Smell of Success, Pajama Game (with Harry Connick) Radio City Music Hall (Ms Claus) Many tours and symphony gigs.
Jodi Stevens http://www.jodistevens.com/ recently earned rave reviews as Hollywood film icon, Marlene Dietrich, in the Off Broadway production of Dietrich and Chevalier. During the run, she completed principal photography on the independent feature film, Pervertigo, due out in 2011. Other films include The Funeral and The Narrow Gate. On Broadway she starred in the original companies of Urban Cowboy and Jekyll & Hyde. Off Broadway favorites include, Claire Strider in Under Fire: The Musical, I Can Get it for you Wholesale, Eliot Ness in Cleveland, Body Shop, Antigone: The Musical and 27 Wagons Full of Cotton. Around the country Ms. Stevens has also starred in many regional productions, such as Heaven Help Us: A New Rat Pack Musical: Harmony: the musical, by Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman ,Dracula, the Musical by Frank Wildhorn and Christopher Hampton, Annie: the 20th Anniversary,Twelfth Night, The 1940's Radio Hour, Me and My Girl, Fen, The imaginary Invalid, Come Back to the 5 and Dime, Jimmy Dean.
On television she has quest starred in Conviction, Sex and the City, Central Park West, Guiding Light, All My Children and As The World Turns
Diana DiMarzio Bway: Sweeney Todd , Light in the Piazza, symphony gigs and please see her promo ßsheet
Jill Soares (NY readings, shows, Recently performed at the Triad Theatre in "These Two: Songs of Happiness, Hope, and Heartbreak," a one-night-only concert paying tribute to the music of Georgia Stitt and Jason Robert Brown to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids. The concert was music directed by Benjamin Ruahula and featured broadway talent Lauren Kennedy, Tituss Burgess, Stephanie Umoh, Kristy Cates, Matt DeAngelis, Ashley Kate Adams, Emily Afton, Ryah Nixon, and Trevor McQueen.
Miss CT. Morgan Amarone (Facebook page)
Kristin Huffman Bway: "Company" as Sarah. Tony award winning show. Phantom tour in europe. Miss Ohio/runner up to Miss America. Artistic Director of The New Paradigm Theatre. Fund raiser for non profits around the country. www.kristinhuffman.com