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A celebration of Hollywood’s sensational singing stars!

In the Golden Age of Hollywood, singing starlets like Judy Garland, Doris Day, and Shirley Jones sent audiences home from a night at the movies humming unforgettable songs.

Those stars lit up the screen – with glamour and music.

Now jazz singer and classic film buff

Laura Ellis premieres a show celebrating Hollywood’s iconic leading ladies -  and the songs that made us fall in love with them.

Laura’s silky-voiced performance of classics like “Que Sera, Sera” and “Till There Was You” sparkles with fun celebrity trivia, movie clips on the big screen, and veteran film and TV arranger and pianist John Rodby at the grand piano. This glamorous recollection is sure to make you “Get Happy!

Performance with Laura Ellis and trio or solo piano.  AV option.

Educational and community outreach:

American Style – a 50-minute tour through favorite song styles from American musical history, from Ragtime to Blues, from Broadway and Jazz to Country. (K – 12)

Your Voice – Your Own Special Instrument – educational program (K-6)

So you want to be a Singer …and pay the bills? Resource-rich workshop for aspiring singers from high schools, colleges, and the community.


dance and movement

american arts

celtic music

asian music

latin music

Cinema Sweethearts