Lisa Vroman, Photo: Patrick O’Neil
THE GREEN ROOM 42 – the intimate concert venue dubbed Broadway’s “off-night hotspot” by The New York Times – will present internationally acclaimed soprano Lisa Vroman in “On Ingénue… Ingé-not-so-new!” on Saturday, May 27 and Monday, May 29, both at 7:00 PM. Vroman, celebrated as one of the greatest crossover sopranos of this generation, is best known for starring on Broadway, Los Angeles and San Francisco as Christine Daaé in The Phantom of the Opera. Her career spans decades and includes 64 different theatrical productions, 29 opera/operetta roles, and hundreds of concert appearances around the world. The show, featuring music director Shane Schag on piano and Ray Kilday on bass, includes songs and stories of her life on the stage.
Lisa Vroman has established herself as one of America’s most versatile voices from Broadway to classics, on stage and in concert. Her Broadway debut was in Aspects of Love and she was the first to play both Fantine and Cosette in Les Misérables. She has starred in major productions as Marian Paroo in The Music Man, Lili Vanessi in Kiss Me Kate, Birdie in Regina, Josephine in HMS Pinafore, Anna 1 in The Seven Deadly Sins, Rosalinde in Die Fledermaus, Laurey in Oklahoma!, Anna Leonowens in The King and I, Mary Turner in Of Thee I Sing, and Rosabella in The Most Happy Fella. Lisa appeared on PBS as Johanna in the Emmy Award-winning production of Sweeney Todd and was featured in the London Royal Gala, “Hey! Mr. Producer.” She has played, sang and danced opposite Dick Van Dyke as Mary Poppins at the Hollywood Bowl Disney’s 75th, and played the role of Maria Callas in Terence McNally’s play Master Class.
Lisa is a frequent guest with symphonies including San Francisco, Nashville, Philadelphia, Dallas, St. Louis, Atlanta, Hong Kong, BBC Concert Orchestra, Boston Pops, Philly Pops, and the New York Pops. She is a graduate of the Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam (BM), Carnegie-Mellon University (MFA), and is a George London Competition winner. She has acted as a judge in both the Lotte Lenya Competition for the Kurt Weill Foundation and UCLA’s Walter Jurmann Competition. Recent concerts include with the famed Gewandhaus Orchester in Leipzig, and appearing with The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus celebrating their 40th anniversary in the premiere of Unbreakable by Andrew Lippa. www.lisavroman.com
Lisa Vroman will perform “On Ingénue… Ingé-not-so-new!” on Saturday, May 27 and Monday, May 29, both at 7:00 PM at The Green Room 42 (570 Tenth Avenue at 42nd Street, on the 4th Floor of Yotel). The cover charge ranges from $30-$50. A livestream option is available to both shows for $20 each. For tickets, please visit www.TheGreenRoom42.com.
THE GREEN ROOM 42 – founded in 2017, and located in the heart of the theatre district in Yotel Times Square – is Broadway’s newest and most spacious cabaret club. Hailed by the New York Times as “Broadway’s Off-Night Hotspot,” our curated nightlife experience features your favorite Broadway stars in live performance, and a delicious menu of food and drink. The Green Room 42 opens the doors of hospitality to the nightclub stage while providing value and accessibility to the New York theatre community. Past shows have featured artists such as Josh Groban, Tina Fey, Katharine McPhee, Sara Bareilles, Kathleen Turner, Alice Ripley, Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney, Lillias White, Frances Ruffelle, Frankie Grande, David Phelps, and over 5,000 others. The Green Room 42 has become a cornerstone of the Broadway community, redefining the cabaret industry, and all it’s missing is YOU. Sit back, have a drink, and relax, because we’ve got your evening all planned in Broadway’s off-night hotspot.