This Friday (2/25) at 5pm EST, Sara Jean Ford joins the Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts' weekly online virtual sing-along, Sip & Sing. Sara Jean Ford is an actor, singer, and writer. Her Broadway credits include: Christine Daaé - The Phantom of the Opera, Jellylorum - CATS, Smitty - How to Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, Petra - A Little Night Music, and Arlene - Finian’s Rainbow. Sara starred Off-Broadway as Louisa in The Fantasticks (Original Revival Cast), and June in Anyone Can Whistle at Encores! She toured nationally with Wicked, and has performed in regional theatres as: Dot - Sunday in the Park With George, Judy- 9to5, Jenny - Sousatzka (World Premier), Cunegonde - Candide, and Nellie Oleson - Little House on the Prairie (World Premier). Sara authored and produced her own adaptation of Calamity Jane (Directed by Eric Woodall) at Feinstein’s/ 54 Below - as well as her solo concert, Dream: The High Notes & Hijinx of a Broadway Soprano in playhouses all over these United States of America! Raised in the recording studios of Los Angeles, Sara started singing professionally at the age of ten, providing background vocals for Michael Jackson’s History album, Addams Family Values, Animaniacs, Lamb Chop’s Play-Along, and Harry Connick Jr. and Mötley Crüe’s Christmas albums. Sara graduated with a BFA from Carnegie Mellon University’s prestigious Drama program.
The virtual event is now available for live streaming on iHeartRadioBroadway.com and the iHeartRadio Broadway YouTube Channel. The weekly sing-along series takes place via Zoom on Fridays at 5 p.m. EST and is hosted by Broadway star Kyle Barisich, alongside a different star of the Broadway and Bay Street stage each week. The program is free to attend, and advanced registration is required. Sip & Sing is presented in partnership with Bay Street Theatre and Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos’ Milojo Productions.