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Dec
03
Keith Borden @ Knitting Factory

Hollywood, California, USA

Hollywood, California, USA

May
06
Keith Borden @ California African American Musuem

Los Angeles, California, USA

Los Angeles, California, USA

Feb
26
Keith Borden @ Space At Fountain's End

Los Angeles, California, USA

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Annual Music Fundraiser returns to Hollywood starring
Keith Borden with special performances by Broadway Vets
Tracy Nicole Chapman, Armelia McQueen, Clent Bowers and Showtime at the Apollo co-host Kiki Shepard

Singer-Actor, Keith Borden returns to The Knitting Factory in Hollywood (Main Stage) for the 5th Annual “Cabaret of Hope” benefiting Shane’s Inspiration on Sunday, December 3rd at 6:30pm.

In addition to his own incredible talents, this year Keith will be joined by special guest performers from stage, screen and television including Broadway stars Tracy Nicole Chapman (Caroline or Change), Armelia McQueen( Ain’t Misbehavin), Clent Bowers (Cats), Showtime At the Apollo TV Co-host Kiki Shepherd, and many more.

Keith received national acclaim in touring musical productions of Momma, Don’t and Oh Lord, What Now? and has performed with superstars like Melba Moore, Patti Labelle, The Winans, Peabo Bryson, and Roberta Flack as well as opening for Ceci Peniston. He has appeared in the L.A. productions of Bert & Eddie and Floyd Collins. Keith created, produced, wrote and starred in the award winning critically acclaimed radio soap opera In My Father’s House. He has performed musically at B.B. King’s House of Blues, The Cinegrill , the world famous House of Blues and before an audience of over 10,000 at the Bright Lights of L.A. holiday celebration along with Melissa Gilbert, Bob Saget, Brad Garrett and Caroline Rea.

Keith is thrilled to be singing for such a wonderful cause. Shane’s Inspiration is a non-profit organization that develops universally accessible playgrounds for children of all abilities. Helping thousands of children each year, Shane’s Inspiration builds common ground between children with disabilities and their able-bodied peers replacing fear, uncertainty and trepidation with acceptance, understanding and friendship.
The 5th Annual “CABARET OF HOPE” Starring KEITH BORDEN & FRIENDS

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2006 6:30pm
The Knitting Factory (Main Stage)
7021 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood, Ca.

VIP tickets $50 General Admission $35
For tickets or more information call 818-752-5676
www.ShanesInspiration.org/events.asp
www.keithborden.net
- Shane's Inspiration


"Keith Borden delivers a powerful & passionate performance.He's a true super talent"-Fred saxon Entertainment Anchor-Fox TV.

"Keith Borden personifies the Gloy of the human Voice"-Bob Esty-composer,producer songwriter fo Barbra Streisand & others. - Fox-TV


On Saturday, April 17, 2004, the soulful sounds of multi-talented singer/actor Keith Borden will be featured in the “3rd Annual CABARET OF HOPE” a musical journey of love and inspiration benefiting Starlight Children's Foundation. The show begins at 6:30pm on the main stage at The Knitting Factory in Hollywood, 7021 Hollywood Blvd.

“This is my third L.A. concert benefiting Starlight and it’s an honor to once again lend my voice to such a worthwhile organization”, says the singer who has performed in various venues with such superstars as Patti Labelle, The Winans, Peabo Bryson, Roberta Flack and Melba Moore. Keith’s television appearances have included E.R., recurring episodes of The X Files, Movie Stars and co-host of B.B. King’s Gospel Musical Explosion. He has performed musically at B.B. King’s House of Blues, the world famous House of Blues, the legendary Cinegrill in Hollywood, Don’t Tell Mama in NYC, The Famous Fox Theater in St. Louis, Mo, The Beacon Theatre in NY, and before an audience of over 10,000 along with Melissa Gilbert and Brad Garrett (Everybody Loves Raymond), and Caroline Rhea (The Caroline Rhea Show), at the Bright Lights of L.A. celebration. He achieved national acclaim when he toured with such shows as “Mama Don’t” & “Oh Lord, What Now?” Most recently, he opened for CeCe Peniston. After experiencing Keith’s heart wrenching performance in San Diego last month, FOX TV News Entertainment Anchor Fred Saxon said “Keith Borden delivers a powerful and passionate performance. He’s a true super talent.” His new song “Do What You Can”, was chosen for The Frankie Munoz Hoopla TV special, now airing on Fox Sports.

Under the musical direction of famed writer/composer/producer Bob Esty, this incredible show will also feature the amazing and mystical talents of renowned magician, Adam Grace, as well as America’s Favorite Fast Talker and the voice of Hollywood Squares, John Moschitta, Jr. The evening will run the musical gamut from classics like Moon River to show tunes to R&B.

Tickets are $25 in advance which can be purchased by calling Starlight Children’s Foundation at 310/286-0271, ext 116 and $30 at the door, or by e-mail to keibord@aol.com. Special group rates are available for 10 or more. Special $5.00 per ticket discount to CABARET HOTLINE MEMBERS.MENTION PROMO CODE CABHOT1.Major credit cards accepted. 100% of the admission price will be donated to Starlight Children’s Foundation.
- Starlight Newsletter


On June 17, BLESSINGS premiers at the Japan American Theatre in downtown Los Angeles as part of Lamp Community’s annual fundraiser. Along with composer Darien Martus, lyricist Kearns was commissioned by Lamp to create an evening of theatre that sheds light on the emotional terrain that is known as Skid Row by zeroing in on the lives of some of the area’s denizens who have turned their lives around. Almost entirely sung, BLESSINGS will feature a cast of performers who are committed to Lamp’s mission of healing including Chloe Webb, Ron Dennis,Keith Borden, Bonnie Franklin, Scotch Ellis-Loring, and Stephanie Zimbalist. More information, including location, performance time and ticket prices, etc, can be found at www.lampcommunity.org or by calling 213 488 9559.

- keibordnews


Target presents " Black on Broadway-LA" on Sunday, May 7,2006. This all day free event will feature many renowned black broadway & television stars including:

Armelia McQueen (Original Broadway cast, Ain't Misbehavin' / Adventures in Wonderland/Ghosts)
Vickilyn Reynolds ( Original cast, The Colored Museum/ Sugar & Spice)
Reginald Vel Johnson (Broadway's Honky Tonk Night/Hamlet/Family Matters)
Cleo King (Nat'l tour, Jelly's Last Jam/ VH-1's So Notorius/HBO's Deadwood)
Kiki Shephard (Your Arms Too Short to Box w/t God/ Co-host,Showtime at the Apollo)
Jeffrey Anderson Gunter (Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope, Union Square)
Clent Bowers ( Original cast, Broadway's BIG, the musical)
Harrison White (London Tour of Smokey Joe's Cafe/ Purlie at thePasadena Playhouse)
Karen McClain (Dreamgirls (Regional)/Colored Contradictions/ Who Killed the Idea?)
Keith Borden (Mama Don't!/Oh Lord What Now (National tours) Floyd Collins-Los Angeles-NBC's "Passions"-Cabaret of Hope)


The day's events will be hosted by Jeffrey Anderson Gunther & Babe Evans.

for more info, log onto www.caamusuem.org
- California African American Musem


Join Keith on Sat, Feb 25 @ 6pm &
Sunday Feb 26 @ 3pm in
"Singin Somethin Soulful, A Salute To African American Music"
at Space At Fountain's End
3929 Fountain Ave (formerly Michael Kearnes Space).

It will feature a collage of music, past to present,
from Negroe spirituals to Amazing Grace.
Expect a fun night of serious singing from the soul!

Tickets are $15. Reservations are required.
(Seats are limited & are sold on a 1st serve Basis).

For Reservations or more information, call 323/856-6168 or log onto www.michaelkearns.net.
- Space At Fountain's End


Discography

"CHRISTMAS WITH KEITH", "MY THOUGHTS EXACTLY", as well as his latest self titled compilation. His song "Do What You Can" was chosen to appear on the Frankie Muniz Hoolpa TV special on Fox TV & his song "My Old Friend", appeared in the movie "Star Under The Bridge". Millions enjoyed his music when it was featured on the Joey Reynolds Radio Show in NY,playing in over 40 markets.

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Keith has appeared in national touring musical productions including “Momma Don’t!”, and “Oh Lord ,What Now?, and recently co-starred in the LA Premiere of “Floyd Collins”, as well as the new stage musical, "Bert n Eddie". His voice was recently heard on a mazda commercial as well being heard on a few episodes of The ABC Soap "Passoions. He appeared in the independent film " A Star Under The Bridge",as well as "The Dancing Beast." He has shared the stage with artists like Melba Moore, Patti Labelle, The Winans, David Peaston, The Clark Sisters, Peabo Bryson, & Roberta Flack, to name a few. He recently opened for Ceci Peniston.

Through “Keith Borden’s Radio Theater”, he wrote, narrated, and starred in his award winning popular radio soap opera “In My Father’s House”. Keith has also hosted his own radio talk shows and has been featured in various commercials & voiceovers. He recently performed on The Fox Morning News in San Diego to rave reviews. His music was featured nationwide on over 40 markets on The Joey Reynolds Radio Show in NY. He was a guest co-host on for the “Jo Jo Wright Show” on Los Angeles’s super radio station, KIIS FM in Hollywood.

His television experience includes E.R., Movie Stars, The Michael Richards Show, three episodes of The X-Files and B.B.King’s Gospel Musical Explosion as one of the hosts.

Keith has performed musically at B.B.King’s House of Blues, the legendary Cinegrill, The Famous Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, as well as the reknowned House of Blues in Hollywood and has shared the stage with Melissa Gilbert, Brad Garret, Caroline Rea, Benito Martinez ,Bonnie Franklin, Stephanie Zimbalist & Bob Saget. He has performed live before 10,000 people at the Bright Lights of L.A. celebration. He recently sang at the unveiling of the Hollywood's new historical "Fallen Fire Fighter's Memorial" along with LA Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa & LA Fire Chief William Bamattre.

From NY to Los Angeles, Keith leaves the crowds screaming for more with his mesmerizing one man shows, “An Afternoon Delight”, and “Singin Somethin Soulful”. He continually wows capacity crowds while raising thousands of dollars via his annual concert, (now in it's 5th year), for Starlight Starbright Children’s Foundation. The “Cabaret of Hope” is held on The Knitting Factory's main stage in Hollywood.