It’s the coolest thing because it’s like living in a musical. One time, she was training a guy on West Side Story (one of my favorite musicals) and I spent a couple of weeks constantly humming along while he rehearsed “Tonight.”
Anyway, I ran into her in the elevator today and she’s performing this very weekend and it’s for a good cause! Here are the details:
WHO: Hailed as a singer possessing a “crystalline timbre and intense acting ability,” Puerto Rican soprano, Carmen Elisa Cancél is quickly establishing herself as an artist in the lyric soprano repertoire.
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 26, at 8 p.m., and Saturday, Oct. 27, at 3 p.m.
WHERE: The Dorothy Jones Theater / Singers Forum / 49 W. 24th St. 4th Floor
Suggested donation is $20. Remember all proceeds go towards the scholarship fund.