Playlist Seattle Iv Women Who Rock

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Playlist Seattle returns in April with the fourth in their ongoing series of music-inspired theatre. Volume IV comes with the theme “Women Who Rock” and sees the company expanding their program to three nights of theatre+music – each featuring a special acoustic performance by one of the musicians highlighted. Seattle sirens Jamie Nova, Whitney Mongé and Amanda Hardy will take the stage along with the actors dramatizing their work. The show runs April 14-16 at The Homestead in Ballard.

For Volume IV, the Playlist Seattle ensemble features Alissa Cattabriga, Maristela Diaz Sanchez, Kate Reinert, Jennifer Crooks, Tamanh Nguyen and Marie Bolla.

Jamie Nova has been described as a blend of Melissa Ethridge, Janis Joplin and Ann Wilson; and her music has been called fresh, touching, fun, and filled with passionate lyrics and soul. Also the lead singer of the metal band Witchburn, Jamie began releasing “softer” music first as a solo artist, then bringing musicians in to form Jamie Nova Sky. The band includes JT Phillips on Lead guitar, Rick Friel on Bass and Chris Kiger on Percussion.

Alternative Soul artist Whitney Mongé was once known for being the “Best Busker in Seattle”. Her music has since transcended to a national level supporting acts such as Ziggy Marley, Allen Stone, Lukas Nelson & The Promise of The Real, Crystal Bowersox, and X Ambassadors. Catching the attention of the masses with her dynamic voice and heartfelt performances, Whitney’s music is often compared to Tracy Chapman and Alabama Shakes.

Amanda Hardy is a singer/songwriter whose career began at the age of thirteen when she was discovered off the internet covering the Alice in Chains song ‘Brother.’ Since then she’s been writing music and performing shows all over the Seattle area including opening for national acts Rob Zombie, Godsmack, Lacuna Coil, Sick Puppies, Anna Nalick, Styx and Queensryche. Amanda is also in Robert M. Knight’s Brotherhood of the Guitar. More recently she has been working on a new album with Grammy nominated producer Warren Huart. Through Robert and Warren, she was introduced to Yamaha Artist Relations who have taken her on as one of their artists.

The Playlist Ensemble will create 4-6 pieces inspired by each of the three musicians. Depending on the show, the “playlist” of theatre pieces will change, leaning more toward the musician who will join the theatre artists that night. Jamie Nova SKY will play Thursday, April 14. Whitney Mongé is scheduled for Friday, April 15. And Amanda Hardy joins Playlist for the Saturday show, April 16.

Playlist Seattle: Women Who Rock will be presented at The Homestead – 6541 Jones Avenue NW in Ballard – April 14-16 at 7:30pm. Tickets for the show are available at Admission is $15 for an indivual show, or $30 for a pass to see all three performances. More information about the show and Playlist Seattle at
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By: Playlist Seattle