“An amazing night of music… A rare gem of a show.” – Jim Jarvis, Executive Director, Metropolis Performing Arts Centre, Arlington Heights, IL
“When she hits the lower range of her marvelous voice, if you close your eyes, you can see Karen Carpenter’s face.” – Alan Bresloff, Cabaret Critic, Around the Town Chicago
“I am a big fan of Lisa Rock… her voice is one to be heard.” – Rick Kautz, audience member
Considered one of the best vocalists of all time, Karen Carpenter captured the attention of a generation with her unabashedly catchy pop music. The Carpenters’ beautiful, memorable love songs topped the Billboard charts with more than a dozen number one hits. Close to You: The Music of The Carpenters brings these classics back to the stage with spot-on renditions performed by singer Lisa Rock and her 6-piece band.