Please join us for a very special night of music to celebrate the miracle of adoption and to help raise funds to bring a baby home to the Jacobeens!  Michelle Jacobeen and her special guests will perform an assortment of Broadway, classical and popular selections.  It is sure to be an enjoyable evening for all ages! Please RSVP below.

 

A free-will offering will be taken up during the concert, but please feel free to attend even if you are unable to donate at this time!

  • Broadway for Baby "Been" Benefit Concert
    Fri, Feb 28
    Annandale United Methodist Church
    Feb 28, 2020, 7:30 PM
    Annandale United Methodist Church, 6935 Columbia Pike, Annandale, VA 22003, USA
    Please join us for a very special night of music to celebrate the miracle of adoption and to help raise funds to bring a baby home to the Jacobeens! Michelle Jacobeen and her special guests will perform an assortment of Broadway, classical and popular selections.

About the Performer: Michelle Jacobeen

 

Michelle Jacobeen is a gifted and versatile mezzo-soprano who received a Bachelor's in Music with a major in Musical Theater from The Catholic University of America and has also attended the London Dramatic Academy where she trained with some of the most respected performers, directors, and choreographers in London. She has had master classes with famed performers such as Dame Judi Dench, Dame Maggie Smith, and Brian Stokes Mitchell.

 

Michelle has performed in many area musicals and operas including Sweeney Todd, Man of La Mancha (Moorish dancer), Damn Yankees (Meg), Guys and Dolls (Adelaide), Me and My Girl (Lady Jacqueline), Jesus Christ Superstar (Veronica), The Secret Garden (Mrs. Winthrop), Bernstein’s Mass (Kennedy Center Opera House), and Waging Peace: Souvenirs (Soloist, Millennium Stage, Kennedy Center). Michelle also has extensive a cappella experience as a group leader, singer, and arranger.

 

She is currently the Director of Music Ministry at Queen of Apostles Catholic Church where she directs the English and Spanish adult choirs, the children's choir, and several ensembles. She also coordinates music for special events, weddings, quinceaneras,  and funerals. In addition to her Director of Music Ministry position, Michelle also currently teaches voice and acting lessons from her private studio in Alexandria, Virginia. She enjoys working with all skill and levels of experience and finds great joy in helping others improve their God given talents. 

In her spare time, Michelle enjoys even more singing, water sports, board games, photography, volleyball, reading, and spending time with her husband and family.