Superstar: The Songs. The Stories. The Carpenters
Helen’s velvety alto voice and charming sense of humor are a perfect fit for her band’s spot-on arrangements of Close to You, We’ve Only Just Begun and Top of the World, to name just a few.
Helen Welch is an acclaimed vocalist, entertainer, producer, and band-leader. Her unique talent for arranging songs to make them her own, coupled with her ability to intimately engage her audience, has quickly earned her a large and devoted following around the globe.
She has headlined with world-class organizations such as the BBC Big Band, Glenn Miller Europe, Opus One, and others at some of the UK’s most prestigious venues. Additionally, she held starring roles in a variety of popular musicals including Hello Dolly, Barnum, Carousel, 42nd Street, Calamity Jane, and Oliver Twist.
After a very successful run in the U.K., Helen relocated to the United States to guest star in the Broadway musical Smokey Joe’s Cafe. Her immediate success landed her as a fronting vocalist for The Cleveland Orchestra, The Breckenridge Summer Orchestra, The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, The Grant Park Symphony Orchestra (Chicago), The Florida Symphony, and the Columbus Jazz Orchestra.
Join us for an evening that celebrates and pays tribute to the timeless music of The Carpenters. We know you’ll want to sing along! There’s no better way to enjoy Valentine’s Weekend with your sweetie than this special evening that celebrates some of the greatest love songs from one of the most iconic music duos in history!
EXCLUSIVE ENGAGEMENT! If you don’t see it here, you won’t see it anywhere else in the Pittsburgh region!
Saturday ONLY! February 12, 7:30pm