CCA Under the Stars - On the Terrace
Join us on the CCA’s sweeping Terrace for a live outdoor music experience in an intimate socially distanced setting. This one-hour performance is limited to 50 attendees and includes after-hours access to exhibitions at The Gallery at the CCA.
Local vocalist Kristen Drathman performs songs from the forty-year career of Carole King, one of the most celebrated and quintessential singer-songwriters of our time. From “Up on the Roof” to “Natural Woman” to “You’ve Got a Friend,” don’t miss an evening of beautiful, iconic music honored with the voice of a powerhouse singer.
About Kristen Drathman
Kristen is an Arizona native who has a Bachelor’s degree in Music Theater from Arizona State University (Cum Laude); Trained classically with renowned voice teacher Dr. Judith Cloud and has been honored to sing all over the world. The ’92 Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, and the Brooklyn Conservatory Summer Opera Festival are a few favorites. She has also performed with the Phoenix Symphony singing as the female soloist in A Salute to the Tony’s with Conductor Lawrence Golan. Kristen has performed in several of Phoenix Theatre’s productions including Swing!, I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, Cole!, I Love a Piano, and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee to name just a few. Kristen has been teaching private voice and acting for over 20 years, with a studio of more than 50 students, ranging in age from 7-60. When not busy at “Play,” Kristen enjoys spending time with her sweet husband Lou and two sweet daughters - Shea and Emme.