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YOU CAN STILL HELP - ALL PROCEEDS TO UKRAINE!
A BENEFIT FOR UKRAINE!
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All proceeds will be donated to
International Rescue Committee,
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providing shelter, first aid and protective kits,
food, medicine, and other aid to Ukrainians.

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In dark times we come together. Ukraine needs our help. We want to do our part. All of us at Skylight Run Productions offer our heartfelt music to shift your mood and lift your spirits. Let this group of original Broadway Stars alter your state of mind and help Ukraine at the same time. All profits will be donated to International Rescue Committee, a trusted, effective organization with infrastructure in place providing shelter, first aid and protective kits, food, medicine, and other aid to Ukrainians.
The program will continue to be available.

STARRING: CAROLE DEMAS, ILENE KRISTEN, SARAH RICE, JAMES CANNING

With a set-list of powerful, fun, sentimental and melodious songs, these very special Broadway Stars invite you and your lover, friends, husband, wife, partner, mom, dad, brother, sister, aunt, health worker, co-workers, heck just invite your entire cell-phone contact list and share the hope and help.

Live From Skylight Run “SING FOR UKRAINE” tickets start at $10. Enjoy the concert via the high-definition cameras and superb sound. Enjoy it live, or on demand anytime after.

“Charming and delightful entertainment...alive and beautiful, available for your personal indulgence, in a wonderful place called Skylight Run”…..Broadway World

ABOUT THE CAST:
CAROLE DEMAS: Unstoppable throughout her 60+ year career as a Broadway performer, TV actor and celebrity, cabaret/concert singer and events speaker. Her growing audiences return each month to enjoy Live From Skylight Run virtual concerts, remembering her as a beloved co-star of TV’s most successful regional show for children,
THE MAGIC GARDEN, her creation of the seminal role of Sandy in Broadway’s original GREASE, Genevieve in the world debut of Stephen Schwartz’s THE BAKER’S WIFE and her major Off-Broadway and TV Guest Star roles (among them, Kojak, Mannix, Barnaby Jones, Man From Atlantis, Fantastic Journey, Route 66, Blue Bloods, Edge of Night, As The World Turns, others). Off-Broadway she created the ingenue lead in Fred Ebb’s MORNING SUN, and Oscar Brand’s HOW TO STEAL AN ELECTION and played Luisa in THE FANTASTICKS for 2 years, also leading roles in Jones/Schmidt Portfolio productions as well as Stock, Regional Theater, film, Concerts, Cabaret and hundreds of commercials. In 2019, she and Sarah Rice created their tribute to Jones and Schmidt, THANK YOU FOR YOUR LOVE, winning a Bistro Award. Carole has been performing for decades on stages far and wide and lately, from her own home studio just north of NYC. Her loyal following spends a delightful, memorable hour, comfortable in their own homes, while joining Carole in hers.
More at: www.caroledemas.com

SARAH RICE: Created the role of Johanna in
SWEENEY TODD, THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET on Broadway for which she won a Theatre World Award. She originated the role of Marianne in a musical adaptation of THE MISER (HANG ON TO YOUR RIBBONS), off-off Broadway. At age 18 she became one of THE FANTASTICKS youngest Luisa’s in the show’s long-run history. She continued in the role off and on for over two years. She also played Anne in A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC, Cunegonde in CANDIDE, at the Guthrie, Miranda in THE TEMPEST, Zan in REGINA, Gretel in HANSEL AND GRETEL and Liesl in THE SOUND OF MUSIC. Sarah went on to play leading roles in numerous operas and operettas around the world. She received a 2010 Bistro Award and 2011 MAC AWARD, Female Vocalist, for her critically acclaimed solo cabaret debut, SARAH RICE sings SCREEN GEMS, Songs of Old Hollywood, and in 2019, with Carole Demas, won another Bistro Award for their tribute to Jones and Schmidt. Sarah is one of very few select musicians who play the theremin, an extremely difficult electronic musical instrument controlled without physical contact by the thereminist.

PAULA JANIS: Best known as co-star of TV’s long running, THE MAGIC GARDEN, Paula combined her two loves, music and education, into an award-winning series. She also traveled widely as a solo musician and folk singer, performing at Greenwich Village’s Café Wha?, Madison Square Garden, Manhattan Center and Carnegie Hall, etc.. Joining the folk trio, The Wee’Uns, as lead vocalist and musician, on television, and universities: Princeton and NYU. With a B.S. in Drama from Skidmore College, an M.A. in Early Childhood Education from NYU, Paula became a Director of Head Start Programs in NYC. She performed on educational recordings, and was featured on public television. Her one-woman show, Paula From The Magic Garden, was seen in schools, libraries, camps, churches and synagogues. Juggling her roles as actress, educator and head of household, Paula’s proudest achievement remains her role as “Mom”. Paula’s children are Victoria, Monica and Gregory Janis.

ILENE KRISTEN: made her Broadway debut as a dancer in
HENRY, SWEET HENRY. She originated the role of Patty Simcox in GREASE and portrayed the infamous Leona Helmsley in MAYOR. Ilene is perhaps best known for her portrayal of Delia Ryan on RYAN’S HOPE, and her ten-year stint as the gambling, beer-guzzling and always-inappropriate hairdresser Roxy Balsom on ONE LIFE TO LIVE, for which she received two Emmy nominations for Best Supporting Actress. Ilene portrayed the Brooklynite waitress Norma Gilpin on LOVING , wannabe socialite Madeleine Thompson on ANOTHER WORLD and reprised the role of Delia Ryan in a character crossover on GENERAL HOSPITAL for two years. Night time TV sightings include Deception, Unforgettable, HBO's Show Me A Hero, Law and Order, Law and Order: SVU, The Good Policeman, Third Watch, The Sopranos, Family, and The Black Donnellys. Along with Morgan Fairchild, Ilene appeared in the pilot MELANGE playing bartender Dolly Faye and Stella in the film BLEEKER. Ilene has acted extensively Off and Off-Off Broadway and has been a member of The Ensemble Studio since 1984. Her album of original songs “I’m Not Done With U Yet” is available on Amazon and iTunes. http://www.ilenekristen.net/

JAMES CANNING: made his professional acting debut as one of the original cast members of the hit Broadway musical
GREASE. His film credits include The Fog, The Boys in Company C, and Elvis. In addition, He has appeared on television in episodes of M*A*S*H*,Law & Order and numerous other shows. In recent years, he has been an educator, teaching Latin and history in private schools and working with disadvantaged students in college prep programs.

IAN HERMAN-Award-winning Musical Director, pianist, and composer. His career spans decades of working in the theater community including Broadway shows, Off-Broadway Shows concerts and cabaret work. In 1999 he was honored to receive the prestigious Backstage Bistro Award for Best Music Director. He has worked with such luminary artists as Jane Olivor, Donna McKechnie, Anita Morris, Judy Kaye, Carole Demas, Tom Andersen, Karen Mason, Sharon McNight, Marilyn Sokol, Dawn Derow, Angela LaGreca, Carole J. Bufford, and Joy Behar in nightclubs in New York and around the country. Broadway credits include
JELLY’S LAST JAM, The Who’s TOMMY, SONG AND DANCE, LAUGHING ROOM ONLY with Jackie Mason and SWING, for which he wrote vocal and dance arrangements.
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MARCH 13 - 9:00 AM
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WE GO TOGETHER- 50 Years of Love

Songs of Love in Many Guises
AND FEATURING
A SALUTE TO THE 5OTH ANNIVERSARY OF BROADWAY’S GREASE!

What’s more fun than 2 original GREASE cast members? 3 is! Last year we brought you 2: Carole Demas and Ilene Kristen. THIS YEAR to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the show’s Broadway Opening, and their friendship, JAMES CANNING joins Ilene and Carole for a fun get-together, bringing music of the season plus stories, laughs and songs saluting the iconic GREASE they originated.

SPECIAL GUEST - BROADWAY PRODUCER - KEN WAISSMAN
Music Direction by Ian Herman. Engineered by Stuart Allyn.

WE GO TOGETHER - Our February 25th show brims with songs, sighs and smiles, intimate memories of long careers and music of many genres including some of Ilene’s own works.
50 years ago, this irresistible trio met as stars of Broadway’s original Grease, creating (respectively) SANDY, PATTY and DOODY. Building bonds of long friendship while working with the cast and creative team, they became an enduring part of one of the most iconic shows in the history of Broadway.

Carole, Ilene and James have also continued their extensive, varied careers on television and in film. Carole and Ilene have appeared together in numerous benefit events and performances in NYC’s fabled cabaret venues. Now they are here for you, in a rare reunion, via Live from Skylight Run’s live-streamed series, in an unforgettable show!


ILENE KRISTEN, a native New Yorker, Ilene made her Broadway debut as a dancer in Henry, Sweet Henry. She originated the role of Patty Simcox in Grease and portrayed the infamous Leona Helmsley in Mayor. Ilene is perhaps best known for her portrayal of Delia Ryan on Ryan’s Hope, and her ten-year stint as the gambling, beer-guzzling and always-inappropriate hairdresser Roxy Balsom on One Life to Live, for which she received two Emmy nominations for Best Supporting Actress. Ilene portrayed the Brooklynite waitress Norma Gilpin on Loving , wannabe socialite Madeleine Thompson on Another World and reprised the role of Delia Ryan in a character crossover on General Hospital for two years.

Night time TV sightings include Deception, Unforgettable, HBO's Show Me A Hero, Law and Order, Law and Order: SVU, The Good Policeman, Third Watch, The Sopranos, Family, and The Black Donnellys. Along with Morgen Fairchild , Ilene appeared in the pilot Melange” playing bartender Dolly Faye and Stella in the film Bleeker . Ilene has acted extensively Off and Off-Off Broadway and has been a member of The Ensemble Studio since 1984. Her album of original songs “I’m Not Done With U Yet” is available on Amazon and iTunes.


CAROLE DEMAS,
who created the role of Sandy, in the original Broadway Production of GREASE, as well as the Title Role in THE BAKER'S WIFE, and created leading roles in numerous other shows, various Soap Operas and primetime TV dramas. She continues (in NYC) to be an extraordinary singer, an engaging speaker with over 60 years in professional theatre.

Carole's wonderful versatility has been seen on camera in principal roles in over 200 commercials for television (everything from men’s cologne to peanut butter and often singing the jingles as well).
Carole played numerous guest star roles on classic prime time TV (including, KOJAK, MANNIX, ROUTE 66, BARNABY JONES, MAN FROM ATLANTIS, FANTASTIC JOURNEY (recently, BLUE BLOODS/CBS and ALLEGIANCE/NBC) and recurring roles on daytime dramas (EDGE OF NIGHT, ONE LIFE TO LIVE, AS THE WORLD TURNS). For the popular PBS Series GREAT PERFORMANCES, Carole joined other stars of the Great White Way for Lorimar’s SHOWSTOPPERS - THE BEST OF BROADWAY. On film, Carole starred in the 300 YEAR WEEKEND, with William Devane and THE SPACE WORKS for Trans-Lux Corp. Other films include appearances in: A LOVELY WAY TO DIE for Universal Films and the recently released THE DISAPPOINTMENTS ROOM more at www.caroledemas.com

JAMES CANNING
made his professional acting debut as one of the original cast members of the hit Broadway musical Grease. His film credits include The Fog, The Boys in Company C, and Elvis. In addition, He has appeared on television in episodes of M*A*S*H*,Law & Order and numerous other shows.
In recent years, he has been an educator, teaching Latin and history in private schools and working with disadvantaged students in college prep programs.


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For you this Holiday season.
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Carole & Eric

Legendary Broadway/TV star Carole Demas and fellow Broadway and TV star Eric Michael Gillett are together at last, on the Skylight Run Stage Friday, December 10th, at 7:30 PM, performing a variety of their favorite songs, lifting your holiday heart with their cabaret/concert, Joyful Spirits, Live and On Demand from Westchester, New York. All of the Skylight Run live-streamed shows are recorded and available any time after the initial livestream performance, for audiences to enjoy at their convenience, on demand and ready when you are, to view many times over. Tickets may be purchased at any time. Mr. Gillett and Ms. Demas have appeared in many of the same concerts and fundraisers but have never sung together. Here, they reach their long-cherished goal, joining in a performance of their own, reaching you wherever you are. Through their long and highly praised careers they have crossed paths and shared stages with many of the same people, but at different times. These two unforgettable actors/singers create a variety of memorable pleasures: “Somewhere in Time”, “They Were You” holiday favorites and others, taking you on a delightful, nostalgic and emotional cabaret ride, just in time for the holidays. Audiences can look forward to a warm engaging evening of songs and stories.

Skylight Run’s award-winning owner and sound engineer Stuart J. Allyn will be steering the audio and video with Music Director/Arranger Ian Herman (Broadway credits include “Jelly’s Last Jam”, “The Who’s Tommy”, “Song And Dance”, “Swing”, and “Laughing Room Only” with Jackie Mason) on piano.

As we move through the holiday season, which again promises to be different from other holiday seasons of the past, the stars invite you to join them, to sit back, grab a glass of wine, a scotch or a cup of tea, turn up the volume and maybe sing along at home, as they entertain you. Wanting more, you are in luck! This series will continue, monthly, for the foreseeable future! For more info and tickets, please visit: https://www.musae.me/skylightrun/experiences/1195/legendary-broadway.


“Charming and delightful entertainment...alive and beautiful...
in a wonderful place called Skylight Run”…..BroadwayWorld

A ticket for any price,
you can watch whenever is convenient
either live or anytime afterwards. Filmed and broadcast in full HD



OCTOBER MOON - Available ON Demand
OCTOBER MOON - A CONCERT FOR THE SEASON with special guest Broadway’s Sarah Rice!

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The concert will feature songs, stories and some novelty numbers
to usher in the season and some Haloween fun.
Carole Demas, Sarah Rice,
with Music Director: Ian Herman

“Charming and delightful entertainment...alive and beautiful...
in a wonderful place called Skylight Run”…..BroadwayWorld

TICKETS HERE
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A ticket for any price,
you can watch whenever is convenient
either live or anytime afterwards.
Filmed and broadcast in full HD

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AVAILABLE ON DEMAND
1 YEAR CELEBRATION. with Carole Demas and Highlights of the year!

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Carole Demas celebrates our 12th show, a full year of concerts with some look back highlights.
This show will include some of our past favorites as well as new material from Broadway, The great American Songbook, classic pop and rock songs, etc.
Lots of very special music for this special occasion.
Completing this 1st year of live stream concerts, Carole is grateful, thoughtful, singing, remembering, laughing, and looking ahead.
Our September 10th show features look-back highlights from our first season, plus some new songs and stories, covering a wide variety of music.
Stars from our 1st Season include:
Carole Demas, Carter Calvert, Sarah Rice, Ilene Kristen, Paula Janis and Cris Groenendaal,
with Music Directors: Ian Herman, Eugene Gwozdz and Sue Anderson.

“Charming and delightful entertainment...alive and beautiful...
in a wonderful place called Skylight Run”…..BroadwayWorld

TICKETS HERE
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A ticket for any price,
you can watch whenever is convenient
either live or anytime afterwards.
Filmed and broadcast in full HD

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BROADWAY’s PHANTOM - STAR -CRIS GROENENDAAL

Cris and Sue

With more than a dozen Broadway shows between them including such hits as PIRATES OF PENZANCE, CATS, SWEENEY TODD, and PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, Cris Groenendaal and Sue Anderson have been a well known BWAY couple for the last 40 years. Their show consists of an eclectic set of BWAY/Cabaret ("Think of Me"), folk ("Blackbird/In My Life"), American Song Book ("Manhattan/Just in Time"), and amusing novelty numbers ("Entering Marion"). They have produced three CDs, two children (scientists), and have performed in concerts around the world from Taiwan to Nova Scotia, Hawaii to Moscow, and they have both recorded at the famed Abbey Road Studios in London. This show will enchant and delight our audience, near and far, with these consummate entertainers.
TICKETS HERE
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CAROLE DEMAS - Special Guest -
BROADWAY & TV STAR - ILENE KRISTEN
STILL STANDING!

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Carole Demas and her Broadway pal Ilene Kristen are getting together to entertain their friends, fans and fellow performers.
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They met in GREASE and have been friends ever since. Sharing a dressing room and creating (respectively) SANDY and PATTY, the bonds of working on an original Broadway show are strong, and together with the cast and creative team, created on of the most iconic shows in Broadway History. As friends, they have appeared together in numerous events for charity and in various venues in New York. They each have worked extensively on Television as well. Now they are bringing all this to the Live from Skylight run livestream series for what should be an unforgettable show.


CAROLE DEMAS, who created the role of Sandy, in the original Broadway Production of
GREASE, as well as the Title Role in THE BAKER'S WIFE, and created leading roles in numerous other shows, various Soap Operas and primetime TV dramas. She continues (in NYC) to be an extraordinary singer, an engaging speaker with over 60 years in professional theatre.

ILENE KRISTEN: made her Broadway debut as a dancer in “Henry, Sweet Henry”. She originated the role of Patty Simcox in GREASE and portrayed the infamous Leona Helmsley in MAYOR. Ilene is perhaps best known for her portrayal of Delia Ryan on RYAN’S HOPE, and her ten-year stint as the gambling, beer-guzzling and always-inappropriate hairdresser Roxy Balsom on ONE LIFE TO LIVE, for which she received two Emmy nominations for Best Supporting Actress.

TICKETS HERE
https://www.musae.me/

Tickets range from 5.00 to 100.00,
essentially whatever you can afford is appreciated.
We will have very high quality sound and lights,
It will be thoroughly enjoyable for all.


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STILL AVAILABLE ON DEMAND!
CAROLE DEMAS - Special Guest - THE MAGIC GARDEN’S - PAULA JANIS
CAROLE AND PAULA TOGETHER!

Carole & Paula

Carole is joined by her MAGIC GARDEN Co-Star - Paula Janis for fun filled concert. Songs, stories, solos and duets throughout the concert, sure to please all fans new and old alike.
TICKETS HERE
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A ticket for any price,
you can watch whenever is convenient
either live or anytime afterwards.
Filmed and broadcast in full HD

CAROLE starred in TV’s most successful regional children’s series,
THE MAGIC GARDEN (for over 12 years) with her Co-Star, Paula Janis, leading to hundreds of live family concerts and recent viral posts on Facebook.

From its debut,
The Magic Garden, which Demas filmed on her day off from “Grease,” was a hit. “Kids understood that we were really friends,” Janis said. “It wasn’t just some made-up show with two people who hardly knew each other.” In fact, the show only had a one-page script — the hosts’ banter was mostly spontaneous.

CAROLE DEMAS, who created the role of Sandy, in the original Broadway Production of
GREASE, as well as the Title Role in THE BAKER'S WIFE, and created leading roles in numerous other shows, various Soap Operas and primetime TV dramas. She continues (in NYC) to be an extraordinary singer, an engaging speaker with over 60 years in professional theatre.

Carole played numerous guest star roles on classic prime time TV (including,
KOJAK, MANNIX, ROUTE 66, BARNABY JONES, MAN FROM ATLANTIS, FANTASTIC JOURNEY (recently, BLUE BLOODS/CBS and ALLEGIANCE/NBC) and recurring roles on daytime dramas (EDGE OF NIGHT, ONE LIFE TO LIVE, AS THE WORLD TURNS). For the popular PBS Series GREAT PERFORMANCES, Carole joined other stars of the Great White Way for Lorimar’s SHOWSTOPPERS - THE BEST OF BROADWAY. On film, Carole starred in the 300 YEAR WEEKEND, with William Devane and THE SPACE WORKS for Trans-Lux Corp. Other films include appearances in: A LOVELY WAY TO DIE for Universal Films and the recently released THE DISAPPOINTMENTS ROOM.

PAULA JANIS traveled widely as a solo musician and folk singer, performing everywhere from Greenwich Village’s Café Wha? to political campaign events at Madison Square Garden. Joining the folk trio, The Wee’Uns, as lead vocalist and musician, she enjoyed appearing on television, at university concerts including Princeton and NYU, and at such famous venues as The Manhattan Center and Carnegie Hall.

As Co-Star of The Magic Garden, the charming children’s show produced by WPIX-TV, New York, Paula combined her two loves, music and education, into an award-winning series which continues to delight both young and old to this day.

Tickets range from 5.00 to 100.00,
essentially whatever you can afford is appreciated.
We will have very high quality sound and lights,
It will be thoroughly enjoyable for all.
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NEW Video for this moment in time.
https://youtu.be/VNFT8zjueAQ

Thank You For Your Love Website
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Thank You For Your Love Video Promo
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House Concert ticket Link
https://www.airbnb.com/experiences/635148

House Concert-Review
https://nitelifeexchange.com/the-house-concert-goes-casually-glam-with-broadway-veteran-carole-demas/
The 2020 Schedule
(items added as they are booked)
click here for the details
January 12, 2020 - APAP Showcase - New York City
February 27, 2020 - Private Event - Yorktown Heights, NY

May 9 - Carole & Paula at The Winery - Mohegan Lake, NY - CANCELLED
May 16 - House Concert, Irvington, NY - CANCELLED
May 22 - Special Evening Show - Laurie Beechman Theatre - New York City - CANCELLED

May 30 - Private Event, Irvington, NY - CANCELLED
June 13 - House Concert, Irvington, NY- CANCELLED
July 11- House Concert, Irvington, NY
August 9- House Concert, Irvington, NY
August 22- House Concert, Irvington, NY
September 12- House Concert, Irvington, NY
October 10- House Concert, Irvington, NY
November 14- House Concert, Irvington, NY



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CAROLE DEMAS, Broadway & TV Legend, stole the hearts of audiences and critics alike with her captivating and critically acclaimed creation of “Sandy”, in Broadway’s iconic, original GREASE. Her 56 year (and counting) career has included thousands of leading role performances On and Off-Broadway and in Regional Theatre, among them two years at New York’s Sullivan St. Playhouse as “Luisa” in THE FANTASTICKS and the creation of original ingénue leads in Fred Ebb’s MORNING SUN; RONDELAY (director Cyril Ritchard, choreographer Jacques d’Amboise); Oscar Brand’s HOW TO STEAL AN ELECTION (opposite Clifton Davis); Tom Jones & Harvey Schmidt’s PHILEMON and THE BONE ROOM as well as major regional theatres, including Philia (A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM); Regina (ANOTHER PART OF THE FOREST); Angel (CELEBRATION); Wanda (ENTER LAUGHING); Corrie (BAREFOOT IN THE PARK, with Joan Bennett) and her singing for the Champlain and NY Shakespeare Festivals for multiple seasons.


Carole originated the title role in the premiere production of Stephen Schwartz’s THE BAKER’S WIFE, in Los Angeles. She was back on Broadway in Broadway Cares - GYPSY OF THE YEAR celebrating Grease's 40th Anniversary at the New Amsterdam Theater. Carole played numerous guest star roles on classic prime time TV (including, KOJAK, MANNIX, ROUTE 66, BARNABY JONES, MAN FROM ATLANTIS, FANTASTIC JOURNEY (recently, BLUE BLOODS –CBS and ALLEGIANCE -NBC) and recurring roles on daytime dramas (EDGE OF NIGHT, ONE LIFE TO LIVE, AS THE WORLD TURNS). For the popular PBS Series GREAT PERFORMANCES, Carole joined other stars of the Great White Way for Lorimar’s “SHOWSTOPPERS - THE BEST OF BROADWAY”. In films, Carole starred in the 300 YEAR WEEKEND, with William Devane and THE SPACE WORKS for Trans-Lux Corp. Other films include appearances in: A LOVELY WAY TO DIE for Universal Films and the recently released THE DISAPPOINTMENTS ROOM.

Carole Starred (with dear friend Paula Janis) in TV’s most successful regional children’s series,
THE MAGIC GARDEN (for over 12 years) leading to hundreds of live family concerts and recent viral clips on Facebook. Carole's wonderful versatility has been seen on camera in principal roles in over 200 commercials for television (everything from Men’s Cologne to Peanut Butter and often singing the jingles as well), among them: Kodak, Promise Margarine, Lipton Tea, Puss ‘n Boots, Wonder Bread, M&M’s, Clairol, Timex, Lysol, AT&T, etc.

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Her career trials and triumphs are highlighted in Schirmer, Citadel and Applause books chronicling the history of Broadway. Carole’s career began in her Junior Year at the U of VT, with the 1960 CHAMPLAIN SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL and continued, from her days as Miss Vermont in The 1960 MISS UNIVERSE PAGEANT, her zany “singing chicken” voice in the LIDO SHOW (Stardust Hotel, Las Vegas), to major dramatic and comic roles in theatres coast to coast, and New York City concert and cabaret performances (BROADWAY ORIGINALS (Town Hall), OFF-BROADWAY CLOSE UP (Merkin Hall), 50th Anniversary celebrations for WBAI Radio, Lincoln Center Library, The Fantasticks. She is seen in NYC’s favorite cabaret venues (Feinsteins/54 Below, Birdland, The Metropolitan Room, Laurie Beechman Theater, New World Stages, Le Poisson Rouge, The Iridium, The Triad-Stage 72, Signature Theatre, Urban Stages, Concerts For City Greens, etc.). She sang for BROADWAY TO BARBADOS for 2 seasons and recently headlined on Crystal Cruise, Film and Theatre Cruise to French Polynesia. She is a recurring favorite star in The Ziegfeld Society Productions in New York City.

Her one-woman show in NYC and other locales (including The Caribbean Theatre, St. Croix) received rave reviews…”a powerhouse of musical theatre”, “a vocal champion”, “a consummate artist”, her voice has been described as “shimmering and thrilling with great warmth, sweetness and surprising power”. Her engaging, exciting cabaret and concert performances have brought funds and attention to many worthy causes. Carole is featured on the original cast albums of:
GREASE, HOW TO STEAL AN ELECTION, GREEN SONGS and THE MAGIC GARDEN.

She is one of 50 Broadway Stars who sang in the Broadway For Orlando Initiative, on
MAYA and MARTY (NBC), in concert in NYC’s Bryant Park and other events. She is a recurring favorite star in numerous events thruought the Tri-State area. Carole was inducted into the Long Island Music Hall of Fame with her Magic Garden co-star, Paula Janis. She is a Governor Emeritus of the NY National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.

Currently, she and fellow Broadway Stars, Sarah Rice and Hal Robinson are continuing to perform their critially acclaimed and BISTRO Award winning show,
THANK YOU FOR YOUR LOVE which celbrates and salutes the music of Harvey Schmidt and Tom Jones. This show also received 2 MAC nominations including one for BEST SHOW.

The Magic Garden’s enduring holiday special,
A MAGIC GARDEN CHRISTMAS (Emmy Nominee) airs annually on WPIX-TV-New York and streams worldwide with new recent footage. THE MAGIC GARDEN DVD collection and CDs are available at www.caroleandpaula.com.

Her cabaret and concert performances have brought funds and attention to many worthy causes. A native of Brooklyn, NY, Carole lives in Westchester County, NY with her husband, Stuart Allyn, 2 dogs, 2 cats, and Tomsonturtle, her faithful reptile friend for 67 years (and counting).