About Lynnie Godfrey
As a Director:
Ms. Godfrey is currently casting New York City and PA actors for the reading of a new play she is directing. The play is named UNENTITLED by Charles White. It is a play about a contemporary Black Family and how they deal with greed, prosperity and property ownership. The reading is being co produced by ArtsQuest and GodLee Entertainment. Inc. and is also sponsored by other organizations. The reading will be performed on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 @ 7PM at ArtsQuest in the Blast Furnace Room. Check Ms. Godfrey's calendar for details. It is an Equity approved reading and the price of admission is $10.00 and there will be complimentary beverages served.
Tickets can be acquired at: http://www.steelstacks.org/event/1052/new-play-reading-unentitled/ or 610-332-3378.
As A Performer:
Ms. Godfrey has performed with some of the most wonderful musicians in Lehigh Valley; performing Classic...Standard Songs.
Her next live performance will be Saturday, January 23, 2016 with the orchestra of Miller Symphony Hall in their POPS Series with arrangements by Ken Moyer.
Bringing her Broadway and Hollywood influences to the evening, she will display her own unique treatment to songs from composers like: George and Ira Gershwin, Cole Porter, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Johnny Mercer, Johnny Burke and Jimmy Van Heusen, Stephen Sondheim, the Beatles and that is just a start .....plus an original work from. the Lehigh Valley composer Bob Alexander...
Come ....relive your memories, create more memories, listen to stories and enjoy some of the most wonderful and sophisticated music ever composed !!!!
See the schedule and make your reservations!!!!!
Purchase her debut CD...LYNNIE GODFREY....DOING IT HER WAY... and the Holiday CD...SPENDING THE HOLIDAYS WITH LYNNIE GODFREY...right here on her website!
Ms. Godfrey is producing an Evening that salutes the one and only incomparable Melba Tolliver ... Thursday, Oct 1, 2015 in ArtQuest's ARTISTS AMONG US Program. Ms. Tolliver is the first Black Network (ABC) News Anchor.
Ms. Godfrey still works on her Cabaret presentation concentrating on certain composers..... to be announced.
As a Writer
Finally this winter, her show business and lesson stories are being published by Blue Heron Book Works, LLC....an exact release date is to be announced.
by George W. Harris If you want a little swing in your Christmas stocking, here’s a nice one for you. Vocalist Lynnie Godfrey teams up with Roger Latzgo/p-g, Neil Wetzel/sax-fl, Anthony Marino/b and Gary Rissmiller/dr as the main team on this collection of traditional Natal tunes. Her mezzo soprano voice has a warm vibrato, and she knows how to step up to the plate with some bopping on ”Let it Snow” but can also keep it soft and gentle with Wtzel’s sax on the fragrant “Winter Wonderland.” She gets coy with Marino on “Santa Baby,” but saves the best for a wonderfully intimate duet with … [Read More...]
George W. Harris offered a glowing review of Lynnie Godfrey: Doing It Her Way. Read below or visit Jazz Weekly at this link: http://www.jazzweekly.com/2014/08/lynnie-godfrey-doing-it-her-way/ Lynnie Godfrey: Doing It Her Way Vocalist Lynnie Godfrey delivers a song like a stage production. You can tell she’s comfortable acting, as each of these songs with the mix and match team of Roger Latzgo/p-g, Tom Hamilton/ts, Anthony Marino/b and Gary Rismiller/dr is delivered like a story being told. Her dramatic vibrato inflections on a dramatic intro lead into a swinging and enthusiastic “It … [Read More...]
Lynnie Godfrey’s Blog
One might wonder about the title of my first foray into dialogue through the social media…What is a “protected” child? Well, let me explain as much as I as can? As a child of my generation …a child of the ‘the greatest generation’ I was protected from the vicious, venomous reaches of racism by two parents who employed the tactics of a military … Read More...