Barbra Streisand Tribute/Cindy Harrelson - Barbra Streisand Tribute Act | Houston, Texas(no reviews)
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With custom wigs,costumes, shoes, jewelry from the '93/'94 Concert to 2014 Concert Tour, the look of Barbra is authentic.
I have charts and sequencings for live band/orchestra, plus backing tracks for up to 2 hour show, and I perform songs from all decades/Albums/ CDs of Barbra to their original CD keys.
Born in Houston, Texas, Cindy's talent was recognized at the tender age of 2. She copied cartoon voices and singers from television commercials and radio. She won her first talent contest in 2nd grade. Growing up back stage while her Grandfather was Stage Mngr. at the Houston Music Hall and Sam Houston Colosseum, Cindy learned how to run the sound and light boards. By the age of 9, she was enamored with Barbra's voice. She was the star pupil of every school music class and choir. By 14, she began studying voice with renown opera star, Bettye Gardner. By 16, she had won her first Gold Medal in
... solo voice with an Italian Aria. At 17, she won her 2nd Gold Medal in solo voice again, with an Italian Aria. Barely 18, she won her third Gold Medal in solo voice, this time with a French Art Song.
She was in legitimate musical theatre throughout high school, sharing the stage with such luminaries as Howard Keel/Pearl Bailey and others.
Worked with Director Phil Ostermann in several Houston productions. She was cast in a production of hair, but due to the nude scene, she declined.
Cindy was honored to be chosen to study under Richard P.Condie of The Mormon Tabernacle Choir while still in High School.
Upon graduation, she received music scholarships in voice in Texas /Missouri and NYC.
Chose to study voice in England, after touring with many top tier cover /dance bands.
While living in Las Vegas  Cindy began singing in gay clubs and soon found how popular she was performing as Barbra. She auditioned for Legends In Concert and was hired on the spot. But the next morning, received a call from Puerto Rico, and two days later she was on a plane. She joined the show through Fiesta Fantasticas Hollywood Legends at The Sands Hotel Resort and Casino for a six months run. The next year, under new direction and a name change to Legends Live At The Copa, Cindy was brought back for 2 more years.
From 1998-2015, Cindy has worked with Legends In Concert. By the beginning of 1999, she arrived in Berlin, Germany performing for World Renown Stars In Concert. She has worked for Director Bernhard Kurz, in Germany, Greece and Turkey. And has returned to work with Stars for many years.
Classically trained in voice with Opera singer Bettye Gardner Alley Theatre/Merry Go-Round/Houston Grand Opera.
UIL Regional and State Competitions Solo Voice, Awarded 3 Gold Medals 3 years running
Scholarships music and voice,Sam Houston State University/University of Texas/Columbia Conservatory of Music/Manhattan School of Music.
Voice Classification:Lyric Soprano 5 1/2 Octave Range
Lead singer/back-up singer/Percussionist for 8 cover bands.
Theatre Productions of Annie get Your Gun/The King and I/Summer Stock and The Sound Of Music/Kismet
Theatre Under The Stars, Houston,Texas
Fondr ... en Street Theatre, Houston, Texas
Alley Theatre, Houston, Texas
Jones Hall, Houston, Texas
Houston Music Hall
Bally's Atlantic City
Aladdin Hotel Casino, Las Vegas
MGM GRAND, Las Vegas
Performed at The Dominion Ranch.
Jewish Temples throughout The U.S.
Won National talent contests/shows
Performed MGM Grand December '93/January '94
Performed from intimate cabarets, to major arenas/stadiums world wide.
Gala Featured Performer Mark G. Etess Arena, Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City
Gala Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City
Performed with Legends In Concert from Atlantic City /Branson/ Myrtle Beach/Las Vegas/New York/Scottsdale/Utah.
Performed with Stars In Concert Berlin and throughout Germany. Performed with Stars In Concert Athens, Greece/ Istanbul, Turkey.
Savoy Dance Orchestra, Germany
Performed Boca Raton,Fl. Jewish Fundraisers
Performed as Barbra on television show Fame Story, Athens,Greece. Special guest on Turkish TV.
Performed for Singapore Airlines, Singapore.
Performed with Hollywood Legends, Puerto Rico.
Performed for private functions in France/Italy/Japan/Puerto Rico.
Performed on cruise ships throughout The Caribbean/South America
Orchestras in Germany/France/Asia and The United States.
Talking Stick Resort and Casino 2015
Many fundraisers: Cancer/Heart Association/Democrat and Republican Fundraisers, Galas and Animal charities.
News Paper articles /Television and Radio shows throughout Asia/The U.S. and Europe.
Voice Overs Asia/U.S. /Europe
Won talent shows throughout the U.S.
Asked to perform w/Bette Midler in Las Vegas Millennium[declined due to scheduling conflict]
Asked to perform on Performing As[Declined due to scheduling conflict]
MEGA TV Greece
RTV 1 Berlin
Espectacular ‘96 San Juan, Puerto Rico
Carmen Jovet Show
Legends Live @ The Copa, San Juan
TV Novellas: Argentina, Puerto Rico, U.S.A. Venezuela
Telemundo, South and Central America
Channel 11, Channel 13, Channel 39 Houston, Tx.
Branson, Mo Tourism Channel
TV 1 Germany, Tvii Germany, MTV Berlin
TVGuia, San Juan, P.R.
The Travel Channel, Featured Performer Worlds’ Best Casinos 2003
Mega Television, Featured Performer Fame Story, Athens, Greece 2004
CNN Istanbul, Invited / Featured Guest, Istanbul, Turkey 2006
On-air Interviews, Several News / Television Shows, Turkey 2006
The Voice , Dallas, Tx
Big City Beat, Houston Chronicle ( Numerous articles through the years )
The San Juan Star
Branson Daily News
Atlantic City Newspapers
Atlantic City Senior Scoop, ( Featured Article )
The Whoot, Atlantic City ( Multiple articles )
The Baltimore Sun ( Feature Article )
TV Guide Athens Greece ( Featured Artist, Cover )
Billboards: Germany, Curacao, Greece, Turkey, Puerto Rico, Singapore
Berlin Courier, Berlin Morgen Post, Berliner zeit
Fondren Street Theatre: The Sound Of Music-- Under the Direction of
Producer/ Director Mr. Phil Ostermann
Theatre Under The Stars: Annie Get Your Gun, Kismet
MGM Las Vegas
The Las Vegas Villas
The Hilton, San Francisco
American Cancer Society
American Heart Foundation
River Oaks Country Club
KTRK 13 TV
Channel 39 CW KIAH TV
FOX Channel 26
Wells Fargo, San Francisco
Wedding Reception Entertainment Birthday Party Entertainment Private Parties Corporate Events Cocktail Receptions Christening Entertainment Product Launches Trade Shows Christmas Party Events Bar Mitzvah Bat Mitzvah Gala Dinners Jewish Weddings After Dinner Entertainment Political Events and Fundraisers Childrens' Charities and fundraisers Animal Charities and Fundraisers.
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