To achieve great things, two things are needed;
a plan, and not quite enough time.
Dec 06, 2018
New York City, USA
CABARET: The Cheater’s Almanac
Museum for German and Austrian Art, 1048 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028
Naomi and Brent return to the Neue Galerie for their fourth season to reprise their sold-out program THE CHEATER'S ALMANAC. An electrifying cabaret about infidelity, love, lust, and crimes of passion, featuring such firm favorites as How could we be wrong and I'm Unlucky at Gambling by Cole Porter, Je ne t'aime pas by Kurt Weill, and You Can Have Him by Irving Berlin, the program swings in subject matter from the naughty to the murderous to the sublime.
Jan 04, 2019
7PM & 8:30PM
CABARET: Looking Back/Moving Forward
5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202
Naomi and Brent return to the Detroit Institute of Arts with a new cabaret entitled "LOOKING BACK/MOVING FORWARD". Politics, religion, and sex are placed front and center in this topical cabaret that takes a look at the year gone by and what's coming up ahead. Composers include Jason Robert Brown, Stephen Sondheim, Melanie, Tom Lehrer, Kurt Weill, and Randy Newman.
Jan 20, 2019
New York City, USA
CONCERT: #metoo – Pathways to Healing
DiMenna Center for the Performing Arts
450 W 37th St, New York, NY 10018
Naomi will be presented in concert by Sparks & Wiry Cries in a collaborative performance exploring songs related to the recent #metoo movement.
Feb 08, 09, 10, 2019
OPERA: The Flood (world premiere)
55 East State Street, Columbus, OH 43215
Naomi plays the role of Anna in a new opera THE FLOOD with music by Korine Fujiwara and libretto by Stephen Wadsworth. The story is based on historical events and concerns a flood that devastated the town of Columbus, Ohio, in 1913. The opera will be conducted by Steven Osgood and directed by Stephen Wadsworth.
Feb 21, 22, 2019
OPERA: Mary Motorhead (world premiere)
80 N 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Naomi will perform the world premiere of one-woman opera MARY MOTORHEAD by upcoming Irish composer Emma O'Halloran in the Next Generation series presented by Beth Morrison Opera Projects. This monologue-driven drama takes place in the prison cell of a woman convicted for the attempted murder of her husband.
Mar 01, 2019
CONCERT: American Iconoclasts – Gershwin
Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Naomi joins the Brooklyn Art Song Society for a concert celebrating the music of George Gershwin, in a rousing program of old favorites and some more unfamiliar songs and duets. She will be joined by pianist Brent Funderburk and tenor Martin Bakari. Gershwin's 'Seven Etudes on Song Melodies' and 'Porgy and Bess suite' will also be featured on the program with pianist Spencer Myer and violinist Stanichka Dimitrova. Glen Roven will present a free pre-concert talk at 7pm.
Apr 03, 05, 07, 14, 2019
OPERA: Les Enfants Terribles
1850 Farnam Street Omaha, NE 68102, USA
Naomi returns to Opera Omaha in the role of Dargelos/Agathe for the Philip Glass dance-opera Les Enfants Terribles, based on the work by Jean Cocteau. This sizzling score will be brought to life by director James Darrah in a site-specific venue during the ONE Festival, and conducted by David Bloom. Cast includes singers Vanessa Becerra, Theo Hoffman and Adrian Kramer.
May 03, 2019
New York, NY
CONCERT: Elgar’s The Music Makers
881 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019
Naomi joins the Cecelia Chorus of New York at Carnegie Hall for an orchestral concert featuring Elgar's sublime choral piece, The Music Makers. Also featured on the evening's program are singers Renée Tatum and Amanda Lynn Bottoms; the concert will be conducted by music director Mark Shapiro.