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Nita Whittaker

Cover: $30 per person // Show: 8:00pm

A favorite singer of legendary producer David Foster, Nita has sung with some of the most famous voices of our time. She sang the original demos for Whitney Houston’s standards, “I Will Always Love You”, “I Have Nothing” and “I Look to You” working with producers David Foster and Harvey Mason Jr. Having toured with Andrea’ Bocelli as a guest duet artist, as well as a featured vocalist on tour with jazz trumpeter Chris Botti, Nita has performed with some of the great singers of our time including Lionel Ritchie, Yolanda Adams, Patti LaBelle, Barbara Streisand, Josh Groban, and Michael Buble’. She has entertained thousands as well hundreds in her own intimate one woman shows, charity galas and corporate events.

A former Miss Louisiana and Grand Champion Hall of Fame Star Search Winner, has performed on stage including four world premiere’s musicals: “Ragtime”, “Ten Commandments the Musical”, “Breaking Through” at Pasadena Playhouse, and most recently as Mom Winans (Delores) in “Born For This, The Musical” at the Majestic Theater in Boston for which she received a best supporting actor nomination from the Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) awards 2019.

She has recorded 4 independent records, appeared in movies, television shows and multiple studio recordings. Nita also penned an award-winning memoir entitled: Finding My Voice, started a 501c3 non-profit www.inaworldwithbooks.org, that has given nearly 7000 underserved children new books, and most importantly is the mother of two beautiful emerging stars, Skye and Liisi LaFontaine. The best is yet to come!

www.nitawhitaker.com

Earlier Event: May 28
Kenia