Alysha Umphress "a girl with standards"
Presented By Overture Center • Cabaret Series

Alysha Umphress

“A Girl with Standards”

Thu, Jun 18

Capitol Theater: $143

Thu 06/18/20 7:00 PM

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Running Time:

Approximately 70-85 minutes, no intermission

Notices:

May not be appropriate for young audiences due to content, length or atmosphere.

Reception: 6:30 PM
Dinner: 7 PM
Performance: 8 PM

Add to Calendar 04/30/2020 07:00 PM 04/30/2020 09:00 PM America/Chicago Alysha Umphress Alysha Umpress is a seasoned actress and dynamic New York performer with a wide range from rock to jazz standards. Alysha made her Broadway debut in the 2010 stage adaptation of Green Day’s rock opera “American Idiot,” released a solo album “I’ve Been Played,” and received raves for her performance in off-Broadway’s “Smokey Joe’s Café: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller.” Capitol Theater, Overture Center for the Arts info@overturecenter.org false MM/DD/YYYY


Alysha Umphress made a splash on Broadway as the man hungry cab driver, Hildy in the recent revival of On the Town. A San Francisco native and graduate of the Ruth Asawa School Of the Arts, Umphress made her Broadway debut in Green Day’s American Idiot and has also appeared on Broadway in On a Clear Day You Can See Forever with Harry Connick Jr. and Jessie Mueller, Priscilla Queen Of the Desert and Bring it On!. Most recently Alysha was seen in the New York revival of Smokey Joe’s Cafe.

She has sung with the San Francisco Symphony under the baton of Michael Tilson Thomas, with the Boston Pops (Keith Lockhart) and most recently played the role of Ruth Sherwood in Wonderful Town with the London Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Sir Simon Rattle, which was recorded on the LSO label and available on iTunes. Television credits include Law and Order SVU, Nurse Jackie, Royal Pains and most recently starred as Misty on the The Climb for Amazon.


Dinner:

Feta, sliced beets and nuts with mixed greens

Spiced apricot glazed chicken with roasted potatoes and Brussels sprouts

Dessert: Cheesecake with raspberry drizzle

Vegetarian option: Vegan coconut red curry with tofu, white rice, steamed broccoli, cauliflower and sweet potatoes

Ticket price includes dinner.