The Carole King Tribute
Welcome Home: The Carole King Tribute is the smash hit returning audiences nationwide to the generation shaped by the songs of the legendary, two-time Hall of Fame inductee, Carole King.
Twenty-something year old lead singer and piano prodigy Michelle Foster brings a vibrant and nuanced sound to the material you know and love. You'll hear King's #1 hits, including It's Too Late, songs King wrote for other famous artists, like (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman and some of King's hidden gems you may not know exist. Come out for a reminiscent evening of simpler times.
>> Career Highlights
Michelle Foster has been touring and performing professionally since the age of 14, when she was chosen to perform as a soloist at Disney’s Hollywood Studios for an audience of thousands. As a pianist, she has played with two-time Grammy Award winner Gloria Gaynor, Tony Award winner Laura Benanti, 1976 People's Choice Awards Favorite All-Around Male Entertainer Tony Orlando, The Tokens' Jay Siegel,
famous doo-wop acts including The Duprees, The Clovers, The Tymes, The Skyliners, The Classics, Jay & the Americans, and many more.
Michelle holds a B.S. in Biology and is part-owner of the online recording company, Tunedly.
• Google review of Belfry Music Theatre: "This was a great show! Michelle Foster
sparkles and sings so well. Her accompanying band is perfect too - well worth
seeing in person”.
• “Foster received a standing ovation” - Drayton Valley Western Review
• “Everyone left the theatre saying how amazed they were…” -Transcanada Theatre
• “Foster was flawless on the piano” - Star News
• “Michelle was amazing and it is clear she is going to have a long career ahead of
her” - Janet Perkins
• “Michelle stuck out as a clear talent that resonated with our group” - The Palace
• “Really wonderful. Michelle's talent as a pianist and performer was obvious” - Griffin
• “Foster masterfully brings sensitivity to every performance. Don’t miss this
powerhouse’s newest venture.” - Mark Baron, musical director for Gloria Gaynor as
well as over 50 R&R Hall of Fame Inductees
• “A tremendously talented vocalist and musician” - Jeff Theiss, Broadway Conductor
>> Basic Set-Up Needs
The technical needs for this artist vary depending on the type of show and presentation space. If client is providing sound/production, a detailed rider is on file in the G. L. Berg office. Specific details can be discussed when contracting artist.
>> Sample Introduction
Below is a sample introduction you may use when introducing SWEET SEASONS to your audience:
"Michelle Foster made her professional performing debut at 14 years old, when she was selected by Disney’s Hollywood Studios to perform for an audience exceeding 20,000 people. She has played with two-time Grammy Award winner Gloria Gaynor, Tony Award winner Laura Benanti, 1976 People's Choice Awards Favorite All-Around Male Entertainer Tony Orlando, The Tokens' Jay Siegel, The Duprees, The Clovers, The Tymes, The Skyliners, The Classics, Jay & the Americans, and many more.
Michelle is a composer, lyricist and recording artist, and has joint ownership of the recording company, Tunedly. Michelle holds a B.S. in Biology from Fairleigh Dickinson University. For sale this evening is Definition, Michelle’s debut album, which showcases a rich culmination of her eclectic and expansive repertoire, including original arrangements of some of the songs you’ll hear tonight. Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome to the stage, MICHELLE FOSTER."
>> Pricing Information
Pricing for each act varies depending on a number of factors including: location of the event; popularity of the date; routing for each act; type of event; single or multiple day performances; length of show, etc. To get a specific and accurate quote for your event please contact our office by completing the form below or calling (612) 361-6002. We respond very quickly to answer all our clients' questions.