Performed by Ami Brabson
Directed by Corinna Sowers Adler
December 8 at 8pm
December 10 at 3pm
With a little help from strong women like writer/activist Ruby Dee, songstress Phoebe Snow and Congresswoman Barbara Lee, Ami Brabson explores the many facets of being a phenomenal woman. This evening of music, poetry and storytelling celebrates women who have dared to speak their minds. Phenomenal Woman stars Ami Brabson and features Corey Wachala on piano, Christian Fabian on Bass, Brian Crooks on drums, and direction by Corinna Sowers Adler.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Ami Brabson has had recurring roles in a number of television shows. She frequently appeared as Mary Pembleton in HOMICIDE: LIFE ON THE STREETS. Other TV credits include LAW & ORDER SVU, DAMAGES, UNFORGETTABLE, LAW & ORDER, THE BEAT, THE JURY, WONDERLAND, and various soap operas.
Ms. Brabson starred in the New York Premiere of TOUGH TITTY by Oni Faida Lampley. Some of her favorite regional theater roles include Quilly in John Henry Redwood’s THE OLD SETTLER, Berniece in August Wilson’s THE PIANO LESSON, Helena in Shakespeare’s A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, and Rose in August Wilson’s FENCES.
Ami is also an accomplished soprano and cabaret singer. She has performed at NY venues as varied as Merken Concert Hall and Ashford & Simpson’s Sugar Bar.