Congratulations to Broadway veteran Elizabeth Ward Land (AMAZING GRACE, MEMPHIS, THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL) who will receive the 2020 Bistro Award for Best Tribute Show for her acclaimed show STILL WITHIN THE SOUND OF MY VOICE: THE SONGS OF LINDA RONSTADT at The 35th Annual Bistro Awards Gala at Gotham Comedy Club on March 9.
Elizabeth Ward Land and Company return to The Green Room 42 for a one-night only encore performance, February 15, 2020 at 7pm to celebrate The Green Room 42’s 3rd Birthday.
Touching on genres ranging from rock, country, folk, light opera, big band and mariachi, Elizabeth Ward Land finds her perfect vocal match in this salute to the great Linda Ronstadt. Tracing her life to the songs from the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers vast catalogue, including YOU’RE NO GOOD, BLUE BAYOU, FRENESI, and LONG, LONG TIME, the evening promises something for every music lover. Featuring special guests Catherine Porter (NEXT TO NORMAL) and Joel Waggoner (BE MORE CHILL), the show is directed by Alan Muraoka (SESAME STREET), with music supervision by Brad Simmons and arrangements by Andrew David Sotomayor (CURVY WIDOW): vocal arrangements by Joel Waggoner. Kevin Kuhn (guitars), Arie Sekiguchi (drums) and Jordan Jancz (bass/cello) Tickets are $25- $75. wwwTheGreenRoom42.com
“There simply are not words sufficient to convey what Land’s vocals can produce. Gorgeous, swaying cathedral bells are the best we can do.“ Bobby Patrick, BROADWAY WORLD
“Ambitious, intricate, and poignant” Stephen Hanks, WOMAN ABOUT TOWN
“An excellent storyteller, some magnificent harmonies, – truly engaging from start to finish.” Aron Bederson, CABARET HOT SPOT
“She just has one of the voices bestowed from above- with a wide ranging instrument, clear as a bell and absolutely stunning.” Betsyann Faiella Bistro, Bistro Awards
Elizabeth Ward Land is known for her versatility across the entertainment industry. Her Broadway and tour credits include AMAZING GRACE, MEMPHIS, THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL, PASSION, CITY OF ANGELS, LES MISERABLES, THE MUSIC OF ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER, CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG and SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN. Off-Broadway, she was seen in CURVY WIDOW, SOUTHERN COMFORT, THE GREEN HEART and HELLO AGAIN. She has starred at many of the nations finest regional theaters, including The Old Globe, Pasadena Playhouse, The Alliance and GeVa. Film/TV: YOUNG ADULT, BOY MEETS GIRL, THE GATHERING; THE GOOD FIGHT, ELEMENTARY, HIGH MAINTENANCE, THE BLACKLIST, BOARDWALK EMPIRE and MADAM SECRETARY. Her acclaimed debut CD, FIRST HARVEST, released by LMLMusic is available on ITunes. She is married to actor Ken Land; plays oboe, piano, guitar, and loves cats. www.ElizabethWardLand.com
“The Green Room 42 is Broadway’s newest urban entertainment cabaret club, that since its opening on Valentines day has featured Broadway names like Alice Ripley, Telly Leung, Josh Groban, Eva Noblezada, Lilias White, James Snyder The Skivvies (Lauren Molina & Nick Cearley), Matt Doyle, Constantine Maroulis, and many more. Located on the fourth floor of YOTEL NYC, The Green Room 42 boasts a funky new vibe, and no food or beverage minimum opening up the cabaret industry to an affordable, relaxed atmosphere, perfect for theatre people and theatre fans alike.”