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Rob Iovanna

Karen Wagner is a professional singer/actress and vocal instructor. As a Boston Conservatory and Northeast Bible Institute alumni, some of Karen’s professional theatrical credits include Eva Peron in Evita, Rowena in Biloxi Blues, Lady Thiang in The King and I, the Narrator in Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and Leisl in The Sound of Music. Karen's love for the theatre has inspired her to develop and perform her one woman show "Karen Wagner's Broadway Cabaret Experience".  
She has been the lead singer for many Boston and Connecticut based bands including Route 66, a 1940’s singing group and currently performs throughout the country with her one woman cabaret act singing hits from the 20's-70's including today's music and a little of everything in between. She also sings with numerous bands and recently released her newest album, Karen Wagner Sings Broadway. Karen'srecent appearence with the national act "The Rat Pack", gained much attention and recieved rave reviews.  
Her music can be heard on 104.9 WIHS, the Gospel America Network and various local television shows. Karen, a singing evangelist, and worship director at Hope Christian Church in North Haven, CT, also tours throughout the country "Spreading the Word" through music. As a former member of "Salt and Pepper Gospel Singers", Karen has had the opportunity to perform and open up for such artists and speakers as "The Winans", "The Reverend James Cleveland" and "Reverend Jessie Jackson". She has performed at the GMWA (Gospel Music Workshop of America) National Convention.   
Karen has appeared as a regular guest and co-host on the nationally syndicated Joe Mazza Show, WELI’S Jerry Christopher Show and WPLR’S Chaz and AJ in the Morning as a guest vocal coach. 



MAY 19, 2019 Best Western North Haven, CT
Contact Karen and Rob Iovanna: TalentAmericaCT@gmail.com

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Meet our Talent America DC, Maryland, Virginaia Area Director Devin Antwine

Contact: Devin Antwine: TalentAmericaDMV@gmail.com

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Sylvia Alexander 

Maryland, DC, Virginia: Frriday, April 26, 2019

4318 Hamilton St. Hyattsville, MD 20781
Contact:  Sylvia Alexander:  Sylviaalx1(at)verizon.net  
 240.770.8114 or 301.651.1806

​Sylvia Alexander has been a dance teacher and choreographer for more than 30 years. She has studied and trained in Washington, DC  and New York City. Sylvia finds great enjoyment as the Director of the Alexander community dance group which offers ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, voice and music. She is also the CEO OF SAMS, talent and modeling agency.  In her already very busy schedule, she still finds time to act as the Director of the Ms. Achievement Scholarship Pageant and a professional judge for the Jr. Ms. Pageants as well as the Full and Beautiful Pageants.  

Devin Antwine is co-owner of Starlite Dance Academy along with his wife Sharmaine which was founded in 2007.  In 2012, he was an integral part of creating the Starlite Performing Arts Foundation, which helps young people to become more involved in the Performing Arts. He also takes pride in mentoring and developing young people.  Devin and Sharmaine have executive produced  many musicals and  dance recitals over the years.   Devin is a graduate of TESST College and Computer Learning Center and resides in Upper Marlboro MD with his wife and 3 children D’Andra, Delayna and Lawrence. The Talent America organization is very excited to have Devin join their team.Devin Antwine can be reached at TalentAmericaDMV(at)gmail.com 


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Karen Wagner

Meet our Talent America Connecticut Area Directors Karen Wagner and Rob Iovanna.