Ann Hampton Callaway And Liz Callaway
The Callaway Sisters are two of the most popular cabaret and Broadway stars on today’s scene.
One of the leading champions of the Great American Songbook, Ann Hampton Callaway is a singer, pianist, composer, lyricist, arranger, actress, educator, TV host and producer. Voted “Performer of the Year” by broadwayworld.com, Ann has a unique style that blends jazz and traditional pop, making her a mainstay in concert halls, theaters, jazz clubs, television and film. She has been nominated for a Tony and she’s a Platinum Award-winning writer whose songs are featured on seven of Barbara Streisand’s recent CDs. A spontaneous genius with words and music, Ann is always ready to improvise songs to suggestions by the audience. She’s performed with almost every major orchestra in the country from the Boston Pops to the San Francisco Symphony.
Liz Callaway is a Tony nominee and Emmy Award-winning actress, singer and recording artist. She made her Broadway debut in Sondheim’s “Merrily We Roll Along,” received a Tony nomination for her performance in “Baby,” and for five years, won acclaim as Grizabella in “Cats.” Liz sang the Academy Award nominated song, “Journey to the Past,” in the animated feature “Anastasia” and she was the singing voice of Princess Jasmine in Disney’s “Aladdin and the King of Thieves” and “The Return of Jafar.” She has also been featured as the singing voice of title characters in numerous animated films including “Beauty and the Beast” and “Lion King 2: Simba’s Pride.”
Together, the Callaway Sisters have established a major career touring with the award-winning “Sibling Revelry,” and “Boom!,” a celebration of the music of the 60s and 70s and recorded live at Birdland. And the sisters were among the great Broadway performers, singing “What the World Needs Now” at the nominating festivities for Hillary Clinton.