Two not-to-be missed events starring musical theatre powerhouse Meghan Murphy are coming to the Venus Cabaret Theater at 3701 N. Southport Ave., Chicago, this June.
VENUS CABARET THEATER presents Meghan Murphy in The Big Red Show, June 15-17th, 2019 at 8pm.
Songstress Powerhouse Meghan “Big Red” Murphy has taken the world by storm! With sold out shows in Los Angeles, Philadelphia, New York City and Europe, this Chicago- based, Jeff Award nominated beltress sings an impressive range of musical genres, accompanied by a glamorous Old Hollywood stage presence and Force-of-Nature-like performance style.From soul to showtunes, laughter to tears, this “sparkling redhead with a dynamite voice,”(Chicago Sun Times), packs a punch and takes you on a ride. She hosts a grand party and a celebration of life! Big voice. Big laughs. Big Red.
Meghan is accompanied by Jimmy Morehead on piano, John Agno on drums and Mark Berls on bass. Tickets are $30. For more information, go to mercurytheaterchicago.com
VENUS CABARET THEATER and Meghan Murphy are proud to present CommUNITY, A Celebration of LGBTQIA+ Pride on June 23rd& 24th2019, 8pm.
Showcasing Chicago’s best LGBTQIA+ performers in the worlds of music, theater, dance, cabaret, burlesque, drag, cirque, storytelling and performance art, this ain’t your Mama’s variety show! Come join the party, hosted by Meghan “Big Red” Murphy, as a celebration of friends, chosen family and all things Queer, just in time for Chicago Pride. Grab a friend, grab a drink and don’t miss the loudest, proudest, gayest party in town!
LINE UP INCLUDES (And is not limited to):
Evan Tyrone Martin
Mitchell J. Fain
Michael “Bucky” Buchannan
Jimmy Morehead of the Chicago Gay Men’s Chorus
Meghan “Big Red” Murphy will Host the evening.
Tickets are $30 and are available at www.mercurytheaterchicago.com. Proceeds are going to The Trevor Project and Human Rights Campaign.
Tickets are $30. For more information, go to mercurytheaterchicago.com
MORE ABOUT MEGHAN MURPHY
Meghan Murphy is a Jeff Award nominated Chicago based actor/singer/dancer/producer/director/cabaret and recording artist who has been seen in countless shows and concerts throughout Chicago, NYC, LA, Philadelphia, Canada and Europe. Most recently, she’s been touring The Big Red Show and her original holiday show Big Red & The Boys around the country and now internationally with RWS Entertainment and Azamara Club Cruises. Film/TV: Captive State (Focus Features/Participant Media, 2019), WTTW Over the Moon gala concert. Chicago Theater Credits: Mamma Mia! (Tanya, The Marriott Theater, Jeff Nomination),Smokey Joe’s Café (Ruth/Pattie, Drury Lane Theater, Jeff Nomination), City of Angels (Oolie/Donna, Marriott Theater, Jeff Nomination), Hazel The Musical: A Musical Maid in America(World Premiere, Drury Lane Theater), Tommy (Acid Queen) & Rent (Joanne) at Paramount Theater, American Mixtape (The Second City), Broadway in Chicago’s World Premiere of music from The First Wive’s Club: The Broadway Musical, Chicago Humanities Festival, Chicago Sings, 50 Shades! The Musical (Pam, World Premiere Original Cast, NYC, Chicago, Canada). Meghan is the lead singer of her soul/blues band Everybody Says Yes and a guest solo artist with Chicago Soul Spectacular. Check them out on iTunes or see what she’s up to next at meghanmurphybigred.com