Lynne Rothrock

Lynne Rothrock

BandJazzCabaret

Singer/Entertainer - offers an eclectic mix of material pulled from jazz, musical theatre, pop, gospel and country, with a heavy dose of comedy layered throughout.

Biography

"She can sing anything, and she can grab and shake a house." (Nashville Scene)

If you want your house shaken, call Lynne. In an intimate, cabaret setting or a large auditorium, Lynne Rothrock can create a show that provides her audience with hysterical laughter and heartbreaking poignancy. This classically trained, Iowa native offers an eclectic and intriguing mix of jazz, musical theatre, pop, gospel and folk songs, with her skills as a comedienne layered throughout. Her ability to personally connect with every audience, her natural flair for the hilarious and her clear, powerful voice guarantee a magical event for audiences of all sizes.

Lynne performs with a pianist, trio combo or orchestra, and can tailor a show specifcally for the needs and desires of any venue or event.

She has performed at venues including Davenport's (Chicago), Dunes Resort (Saugatuck, MI), Crown & Anchor (Provincetown, MA) Jewel Theatre (Luther College), Cabaret In the Courtyard (Cedar Rapids, IA), KCCK Radio's "Jazz Under the Stars" (Iowa), The Bluebird Cafe (Nashville, TN), Bryant Lake Bowl (Minneapolis), Sunshine Theatre (Southern Pines, NC) Duke University (Durham, NC), Manhattan Vocal Jazz Festival at Lincoln Center (New York) and Liar's Theatre (Marion, IA).

"Born with an approximate personality density of about ten normal people. . . it's easy to see why the frequent comparisons to Bette Midler keep cropping up from reporters and audiences. She's got a great ear and eye for material, and a stage presence that's as magnetic as fine risotto!" (Stephen Barefoot, goingbarefoot productions, Durham, NC)

Discography

Lynne's debut CD is entitled "This Is Me" and is available on amazon.com