To assist you in booking Sopranda – Female Classical Singer – Dubai for your upcoming event, we recently had a Q&A session with her!
Q: What are the most common events that you perform at?
A: I perform mostly at Galas, Corporate Events and also Main Stage performances on cruises.
Q: How long have you been in the entertainment industry?
A. I have been working in the industry for 12 years.
Q: Is there audience interaction in your act?
A. Yes. I like to get a feel of which audience members are familiar with the repertoire I am about to perform.
Q: What is one of the highlights of your show?
A. The highlight of my show is the aria Nessun Dorma, made famous by Pavarotti, and also by Katherine Jenkins. It has a great crescendo with dynamic flashing lights for a dramatic close to my show.
Q: What’s your favourite gig to date and why?
A. My favourite gig to date would have to be a world tour with Seabourn Yachts. The clientele were wonderful and had a great appreciation and knowledge of my classical repertoire.
Q: Describe your act in 5 words
A. Dynamic, classic, interactive, engaging and moving.
Q: Where have you performed in the country/world?
A. I have performed throughout Europe, on Broadway and have done world tours with my own tribute show.
Q: Performing your act, what’s your biggest achievement so far?
A. I’m proud of the positive reviews I have received from well-known people in my industry. For example, Richard H. Frank, Executive Producer of Dream Works Films.
Q: Are there any occasions that your act is better suited to?
A. My act is suitable for exclusive occasions with high end clientele who appreciate a distinctive repertoire.
Q: Is your act child-friendly?
A. Yes, my act is quite child friendly.
Q: What’s the biggest crowd you’ve performed to so far?
A. The biggest crowd I have performed for is 10,000 people.
Q: What type of occasion/event have you the most experience in performing at?
A. I have the most experience in performing for Main Stage entertainment.
Q: Do you have over-time charges if the event runs late?
A: I don’t charge over-time if the event is running late. This is an understandable glitch that happens too often to make an issue of it.
Q: What questions would you need to know from a booker?
A. I would need to know how long the contract is, the location of the event, and of course, their rate.
Q: Do you have any video links on your Profile for a booker to view your act?
A. Yes, my link is included in my Entertainers Worldwide profile.
Q: Can you tailor your act to the booker’s requirements?
A. Yes, I am quite flexible and actually enjoy tailoring my act for various requirements. It makes my job more interesting!
Q: Do you need any special arrangements in order to perform?
A. I need a full sound check prior to the performance, whether it be with musicians or with my backing tracks.
Q: Do you have online reviews on your Profile that bookers can read?
A. Yes, you can find reviews via my Entertainers Worldwide profile.
Q: What is the average duration of your act?
A. The average duration is 45 minutes, but I have 2 hours’ worth of repertoire to choose from.
Q: Do you have an ideal age-range for your act?
A. It depends on the clientele really, but typically ages 40 and up are the most familiar with my act.
Q: What sets your act apart from your competition?
A. My act is unique in the sense that I have not heard of anyone else doing a Katherine Jenkins tribute despite her popularity.
Q: Do you sell any merchandise?
A. Yes, I have a professional CD recorded with my record label in New York and I usually sell on board cruises, with a percentage going to the cruise line.
Q: If you were to cancel on the day due to an emergency, do you provide a back-up?
A. I know plenty of professional acts and musicians that I could call upon, yes.
Q: Are there any other services you provide, such as MC’ing?
A. I also quite enjoy and do have experience with MC’ing.
Q: How long before the event do you typically arrive at the venue?
A. A minimum of 45 minutes before.
Q: What kind of outfit will you wear?
A. My outfits are glamorous gowns that I have in abundance!
Q: Do you use flashing lights in your act?
Q: Do you have a back-up plan if there is a malfunction with the equipment?
A. Yes, I have excellent quality backing tracks and can even be heard without a microphone.
Q: Would you say you have a good rapport with your audience?
A. Yes, my rapport with the audience is excellent. I believe this is extremely important and it’s something I constantly work at perfecting.
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