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Visiting Presenter - The Appel Room

Studio Senakwami presents: The Spotlight

Following its sold out premier, The Spotlightan acclaimed Studio Senakwami production, returns to the majestic Appel Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center with a new array of performers.

The Spotlight offers a performance opportunity for professional, established and up and coming inspiring artists and musicians with a mission to encourage and inspire young people to continue to grow in music education studies.  

This anticipated production is hosted by three time Excellence in Theatre Education Tony Award nominee and multi-award nominated vocalist, Corinna Sowers Adler, and accompanied by the multi-talented Juilliard jazz pianist Julius Rodriguez and members of his band, Orange Julius


The Spotlight will feature professional singers D.C. Anderson, Broadway performer, Phantom of the Opera, Kristoffer Lowe, multi-award winning singer, Andrea Frierson, Original Broadway Cast member of Once on This Island and two time MAC award winning singer, T. Oliver Reid, currently performing in his 11th Broadway show, Sunset Boulevard.  

Student singers include Julia Hannon and Luke Surretsky.   Musicians performing in The Spotlight will include Orange Julius band members Daniel Winshall and Jongkuk Kim, with Diane MonroeMike Braugherand Angela Kahn  Spoken word artist Gha’il Rhodes Benjamin offers talking poems. In addition, Studio Senakwami will showcase piano students Zenobia Dillon, Miles WillisAiden , Avantika Makthal, Aviva DiPaolo, Dana Jensen and Amy Benerofe.    

Visitor Info

Box Office

Broadway and 60th Street

Ground Floor



Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm

Sun, 12pm-6pm




Price Info

Tickets are $60