2006

2006

  • Sun., Dec. 31, 2006 eve.: Guest pianist for Quintango's performances at First Night Alexandria at The Lyceum, 201 S. Washington St., Old Town, Alexandria, VA, 703/838-4994 (museum phone). Three half-hour performances @ 7:15, 8:45 & 10:15pm. Tix available through First Night Alexandria (see above).
  • Mon., December 11 & 18, 2006, 7:30pm: Benefit performances of the radio play version of "It's A Wonderful Life," featuring some of D.C.'s best known stage actors, at H Street Playhouse, 1365 H Street NE, Washington, DC, with ticket proceeds to the N Street Village homeless shelter, $20 adults, $10 children. Produced by www.soundincentive.org.
  • Sun., December 10, 2006, 7:30pm: Music director and pianist for DC Cabaret Members Only Showcase, at the Arts Club of Washington, Monroe House, 2017 I Street NW, Washington, DC (Foggy Bottom-GWU Metro), $10 at the door or through the D.C. Cabaret Network.
  • Mon. eve., Dec. 4, 2006: Pianist for Arena Stage special event featuring Broadway performers Brad Oscar, Maurice Hines, Matt Bogart, Meg Gillentine, Harriet Foy & Kate Baldwin at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Washington, DC.
  • Nov. 5, 11, 17, 26 (Sun.) & Dec. 1 (Fri.) & 3 (Sun.), 2006: Music director and pianist for Terri Allen in her one-woman show, "Deep Thoughts and Dark Chocolate," produced by Horizons Theatre Co. as part of its "Going Solo" series, at the Warehouse Theatre, 1021 - 7th Street NW, Washington, DC (opp. east side of D.C. Convention Center). Metro: Mt. Vernon Sq. (Yellow/Green line). Tickets available through www.horizonstheatre.org.
  • Mon., Nov. 13, 2006: Performing at the annual benefit dinner and auction for the Theatre Lab. Call: 202/588-8113.
  • Fri., Nov. 10, 2006, 8pm: Pianist for the 2006 Concert for Life, annual AIDS benefit at Foundry United Methodist Church, 16th & P Sts., NW, Washington, DC (Dupont Circle metro). Tickets: www.concertforlife.org.
  • Tues., Oct. 31, 2006, 7:30pm: Subbing (one performance only) into the two-piano version of My Fair Lady, the final production at Signature Theatre's old space at 3801 S. Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington, VA, before it moves to its new facility in the Shirlington complex nearby. Tickets: 703/218-6500 (box office) or through www.tickets.com, 800/955-5566.
  • Mon., Oct. 23, 2006, 8pm: Pianist for D.C. Cabaret Network open mic at Warehouse Theatre, 1021 - 7th Street NW, Washington, DC (opp. east side of D.C. Convention Center). Metro: Mt. Vernon Sq. (Yellow/Green line). [see same listings below for more info]
  • Mon., Oct. 16, 2006, 8-9 pm: Music director and pianist for singer Joe Peck in a cabaret of personal favorites, entitled "That's The Way I Remember It," at Mimi's American Bistro, 2120 P Street NW, Washington, DC (Dupont Circle metro), 202/464-6464.
  • Sun.-Fri., Oct. 8-13, 2006: Pianist for a staged reading of a klezmer musical, "Shlemiel the First," based on the play by Isaac Bashevis Singer, at Theatre J, D.C. Jewish Community Center, 16th & Q Street NW, Washington, DC (Dupont Circle Metro). Tickets: $15-25. Call 1-800-494-TIXS or visit www.boxofficetickets.com.
  • Wed., Sept. 20, 2006, 7pm: Accompanist for singer-actress Judy Simmons in A Musical "Show"down: Herman vs. Sondheim, a Smithsonian Resident Associates program, moderated by cultural historian Dwight Blocker Bowers of the Smithsonian's National Museum for American History. The works of these two American composers go tune-to-tune in an evening of live performance (with voluntary audience participation), video clips, and stories. Location: Smithsonian's S. Dillon Ripley Center, Thomas Jefferson Drive SW, Washington, DC (across from Smithsonian Metro station). Tickets: online, $20 gen'l admission.
  • Sat., Sept. 16, 2006, 2pm: Pianist for D.C. Cabaret Network open mic at Warehouse Theatre, 9th Street NW, Washington, DC, as part of the annual multi-site D.C. "Arts on Foot" Festival. [See same listings below for more info]
  • Sun., September 10, 2006: Pianist for World War II memorial event with singers Doug Bowles and Cindy Hutchins in Crystal City, VA.
  • Sat., September 9, 2006, 6:30pm: Pianist for chanteuse Sally Martin at the 2006 Wine, Women & Song benefit and auction for the education programs of the Strathmore Hall Foundation, at the Strathmore Music Center, Bethesda, MD (White Flint Metro). Tickets can be purchased online: $125/$500. Information: Bianca Beckham, 301/581-5133.
  • Fri., August 25, 2006, 8pm: Pianist for D.C. Cabaret Network.open mic at Atlas Performing Arts Center, H Street NE, Washington, DC. No tickets required, $10 to perform. Part of the DC Culture Cool Festival, sponsored by Cultural Tourism DC.
  • Wed., Aug. 16, 2006, 8-9 pm: Music director and pianist for singer Joe Peck in a cabaret of personal favorites, entitled "That's The Way I Remember It," at Mr. Henry's Capitol Hill, 601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC (Eastern Market metro), 202/546-8412. No cover.
  • Tues., May 30 - Sun., July 16, 2006 (extended to July 30): Keyboard 1 in pit orchestra for Sondheim's ASSASSINS, Signature Theatre, Arlington (Shirlington), VA. Perfs. Tues. & Wed. @ 7:30pm, Thurs.-Sat. @ 8pm, Sun. @ 2pm & 7pm. No perfs. Tues. 6/6 & 7/4. Tix: 703/820-9771.
  • Mon., June 26, July 17, 24, 31, 2006, 7-10pm: Play Sherri Edelen's "Acting A Song" class at The Theatre Lab, Washington, DC.
  • Mon., July 3, 2006, 9am: Pianist for breakfast concert of opera selections in Alexandria, VA, with dramatic soprano Lisa Lockhart, baritone Dirk McCoy, and tenor Keith Craig.
  • Mon., June 19, 2006: Pianist for cabaret, performed by Will Stevenson and for a special appearance by soprano Lauren Flanigan, for the 50th birthday party of Will's partner, Alan Savada at the City Club, Washington, DC.
  • Tues., May 9, 2006, 7-10pm: Rehearsal pianist for CAROLINE, OR CHANGE at Studio Theatre, 14th & P Streets NW, Washington, DC.
  • Mon., Mar. 27, 2006, 8:00pm: Pianist for D.C. Cabaret Network open mic night. [see same listings below for more info]
  • Sat., March 4, 2006, 10am-4pm: Pianist for ASSASSINS callbacks at Signature Theatre.
  • Mon., Feb. 27, 2006, 8:00pm: Pianist for D.C. Cabaret Network open mic night. [see same listings below for more info]
  • Sun., Jan. 29, 2006, 7pm: Music director-pianist for DC Cabaret Showcase, at the Arts Club of Washington, Monroe House, 2017 I Street NW, Washington, DC (Foggy Bottom-GWU Metro), $10. Sponsored by the D.C. Cabaret Network.
  • Selected Mons., Jan.-Feb. 2006, 7-10pm: Accompanist for Sherri Edelen's musical theater audition class at the Theatre Lab, Washington, DC.
  • Dec. 23, 2005-Jan. 15, 2006: Keyboard sub for associate musical director of the national tour of WICKED, at the Kennedy Center. Playing Thurs. 12/29, Sat. 12/31 matinee, Wed. 1/4, Sat. 1/7 matinee, Sun. 1/8 eve. and other dates to be determined.