Encore: An Evening with Laura Roth in SF

Is it Cher? Liza? Barbra?No, it’s “Public Energy Number One,” Laura Roth, a world-class singer, comedienne and actress back by popular demand, headlining Seneca Community Players’ second cabaret fundraiser, “Encore: An Evening with Laura Roth,” Nov. 6 in the Delavan Theatre at the New York Chiropractic College, 2360 Rte. 89, Seneca Falls. Doors open at 7 p.m. with raffle opportunities, wine bar and complimentary refreshments; the concert starts at 8.Roth, “The Voice of Hollywood,” performs characterizations of the greatest stars of stage and screen in head-to-toe costuming, using her amazing voice, award-winning acting skills, and extraordinary comic timing.A one woman variety show, Roth has appeared on television, radio and the stage in a variety of singing and acting roles. Amazingly versatile, she has been called a “show stopper” by the New York Post and, “one of the world’s leading cabaret singers” by Show Business newspaper. Audiences have enjoyed her four-octave range in London, Paris and Manhattan, her Public Radio show was broadcast live to seven states, and her holiday shows were performed before thousands at the Hilton Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. She has studied the work, mannerisms and clothing styles of the greatest female entertainers of the 20th century, including Judy Garland, Barbra Streisand, Patsy Cline, and dozens more. She performs year-round throughout North America in shows featuring unique blends of music and comedy appealing to all ages.In addition to the show-stopping performance, event patrons can participate in the exciting raffles featuring contributed items from local businesses and organizations. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a cash wine bar help make the bidding more festive.”Laura went over so well last year, we just had to bring her back,” noted SCP President Donna Russell. “The audience loved her. We’ve had so many people ask when she is returning.”Tickets to “Encore: An Evening with Laura Roth” are $20 in advance; $25 at the door. They may be purchased at WomanMade Products in Seneca Falls, Area Records and Music in Geneva, by calling 315-568-9364, and online at www.SenecaCommunityPlayers.org.All proceeds from this fundraising gala event go toward SCP’s 2011 community theatre performance season which will be announced in December.Seneca Community Players’ mission is to foster, arouse and help broaden the interest, availability and appreciation of the Theatre Arts in Seneca and the surrounding counties. SCP provides area residents with opportunities to experience theatre as cast, production staff and audience member. Since forming in 1972, SCP has established itself as the only Seneca County group that continually offers and produces quality, year-round theatrical productions. These productions provide the opportunity for community members to engage in the creative process on-stage and behind the scenes.

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