About Minda

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see."

-Thoreau

Actor, Opera-Trained Headliner, Cabaret Artist, Vocal Teacher and World Traveler

Minda Larsen is an award-winning actress, singer and teacher.

 

Recent favorite credits include the Emmy-nominated production of Carousel with the New York Philharmonic, as well as roles on The Deuce (HBO) and Gotham (FOX). Favorite engagements include the Savannah Music Festival, Tribeca New Music Festival, the Metro Lyric Opera, The Little Orchestra Society, the Light Opera of New York, and the American Symphony Orchestra.

Minda was the winner of the 2015 Metrostar Cabaret Competition and has been nominated for "Outstanding Female Vocalist" by Broadwayworld.com.

She has performed at Weill Recital Hall/Carnegie Hall with the Mabel Mercer Foundation.

 

Minda's solo, headlining act can be seen on all major cruise lines and Minda has traveled to over 80 countries.

 

Minda is also a voice teacher. Her students bring her great joy and can be seen on Broadway in shows such as Frozen, Harry Potter, The Ferryman, Anastasia and Les Miserables.

 

Minda has a Masters of Music in Vocal Performance from the Manhattan School of Music.

Recently Seen In...
 

May 21, 2019

Carnegie Hall- New York City

PRESENTED BY  THE MABEL MERCER FOUNDATION

All The Things You Are: Celebrating Jerome Kern

Weill Recital Hall, NYC

 

 

November - February 2019

Headline Act on Princess Cruises

Princess Island Nov 10 (Grand Cayman) - Nov 14 (Puerto Limon)

Princess Star 2018 Dec 10 (Puntarenas, CR) - Dec 15 (Callao)

Island Princess January 5 – 13 Limon to Cartagena 

July 27-29, 2018

"A Brand New World" - Three Act Theatre

Lead Role of Daniela 

Theatre Row, NYC 

May 15, 2018

Scenes from A Marriage 

NoMad Theater, NYC

 

December 28, 2017 - January 10, 2018

Soloist, Guest Entertainer on the Azamara Quest 

Sailing the Caribbean, Cuba, and Panama

December, 19, 2017

A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald’s “Mack The Knife/ Ella in Berlin” (the legendary concert and album, 1960)

Produced and hosted by Will Friedwald (writer for The Wall Street Journal, Vanity Fair)

Urban Stages, NYC

November 17 - December 13, 2017

Soloist on the Cruise Ship

Sailing French Polynesia

 

August 15, 2017

Ladies of Cabaret

Starring Minda Larsen, Matt Baker (piano) and Minda's voice students: Julian Lerner, Violet Lerner, Nyla Robotham, and Joie Bianco

The Metropolitan Room, NYC

June 9, 2017

Soloist at V'dor, L'dor

Long Island, NY

 

May 15-18, 2017

Headline Solo Act on the Ocean Princess

Cabo San Lucas - Nicaragua 

March 3 - March 10, 2017

Headline Solo Act on The Sea Princess

Barbados- Costa Rica

 

January 7, 2017

Special Guest Star appearance with Marilyn Maye

The Metropolitan Room, New York City

 

December 7, 2016

"The World According to Kurt Weill"

Soloist

Urban Stages, Winter Rhythms Festival, NYC

 

MetroStar Award Show

Metropolitan Room, New York City

May 21 at 7pm

June 1 at 7pm

June 28 at 7pm

August 17 at 7pm

August 24, 2016

Cabaret Scenes Benefit Performance

7pm The Metropolitan Room

August 9, 2016

The Lady in Penthouse B, staged reading

Lead Role of Mel Mitchell

Urban Stages, NYC

May 9, 2016

Metropolitan Room 10 Year Anniversary

 

April 7, 2016

7th Annual Cabaret Benefit to raise money for the

special needs children of the Robin Sue Ward School for

Exceptional Children! 

 

February 4, 2016

Minda in "Rob's Big Birthday Celebration"

Don't Tell Mama, NYC

 

January 29, 2016

Johnny Mercer - Trav'lin' Light

Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church

 

January 21, 2016

"It's Just A Number"

Metropolitan Room, NYC

 

January 6-16, 2016

Guest Entertainer

Paul Gaugin Cruises

 

December 28 - January 3, 2016

Guest Enterainer

Ocean Princess, Princess Cruise Lines

 

December 10, 2015

Johnny Mercer - Trav'lin' Light

Winter Rhythms Festival - Urban Stages

 

September 21-28, 2015

Guest Entertainer

Celebrity Cruises - Celebrity Solstice

 

September 13, 2015

Featured Artist - Open Mic at the Met

Metropolitan Room

 

September 12, 2015

Madeline Kahn Tribute

Metropolitan Room

 

July 13-August 17 

MetroStar Competition- Metropolitan Room

WINNER! First place finish....show details announced soon

 

June 25, 2015

Johnny Mercer Tribute

Savannah Cabaret Festival

The Lucas Theater - Savannah GA

 

May 19-21, 2015

Guest Entertainer

Celebrity Cruises

 

May 9, 2015

MAC Award Winning Songs

New York City

 

March 27, 2015

The Dana Lorge Variety Show - soloist

The Metropolitan Room, NYC

 

March 14, 2015

Private Event, charity benefit

Miami, Florida

 

January 14, 2015

Sunset Charity Benefit with Rob Davis

Metropolitan Room

 

December 14, 2014

Sounds of the Metropolis: Bard Graduate Center

Soloist with Robert Osborne and Seth Weinstein, piano

 

December 12, 2014

MAC award winning songs at Urban Stages

Live performance with Grammy Award winning composer, Julie Gold

 

Dec 4, 2014

Will Friedwald's tribute to Hugh Martin

Urban Stages

 

November 7-11, 2014

Guest Entertainer

Celebrity Infinity

 

Aug 21 - Dec 11, 2014

Johnny Mercer - Trav'lin Light - Solo Cabaret Artist

Metropolitan Room, New York City

 

March 8-16, 2014

Guest Entertainer - Solo Cabaret Artist

Azamara Club Cruises - Royal Caribbean Line

 

January 8-18, 2014

Guest Entetainer - Solo Cabaret Artist

Azamara Club Cruises - Royal Caribbean Line

 

September, 2013

Meg (lead) - Chick Flick the Musical

Demo Recording - TriBeCa

 

May 19 - June 1, 2013

Guest Entertainer - Solo Cabaret Artist

Holland America - PRISENDAM

 

April 14-24, 2013

Guest Entertainer - Solo Cabaret Artist

Holland America WESTERDAM

 

February 26-March 2, 2013

Carousel!

NY Philharmonic, Avery Fisher Hall

 

December 4-19, 2012

Guest Entertainer, Solo Cabaret Artist

Seabourne Pride

 

October 26, 2012

A Hot Hallows Eve - The Hot Box Girls

The Triad Club, NYC

 

June 20, 21, 22, 23, 2012

Mozart: Mass in Cm

The New York Philharmonic, Lincoln Center NYC

 

April 3, 2012

Soloist, Love in the Face of Death(a new opera composed by Michael Sahl)

The Zinc Bar, New York, NY

 

March 16, 17, 2012

Ensemble, Eileen!

Light Opera of New York 

 

February 13, 2012

Solo Cabaret Artist, Adventures of a Cruise Ship Singer

Walter Bruno Auditorium, Lincoln Center, New York, NY

 

January 23-38, 2012

Finals, American Traditions Competition

Savannah, GA

 

December 31, 2011

Mezzo Soloist, New Years Gala

Westfield Symphony Orchestra

 

December 17, 2011

Amahl and the Night Visitors - Little Orchestra Society

Avery Fisher Hall, NYC

 

December 11, 2011

Cathedral Concert

Little Orchestra Society, Holy Trinity Cathedral, NYC

 

December 4, 2011

It's Better with a Band! - new, original cabaret with big band

Don't Tell Mama 343 West 46th St, NYC

 

September 10, 22, 24, 27, 2011

Mahler's Resurrection Symphony

NY Philharmonic, Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC

 

August 1, 2011

Finalist in MetroStar Cabaret Competition

Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd St., NYC

 

July 18, 2011

MetroStar Cabaret Competition

Metropolitan Room, NYC

 

May 6 - 9, 2011

How to Find True Love on a Cruise Ship

Orlando Cabaret Festival- Mad Cow Theatre

 

April 2, 2011

How to Find True Love on a Cruise Ship

1563 South Miami Ave Miami, FL

 

OngoingRapunzel in Rapunzarellawhite - concept album Daniel Nieden Productions, NYC

 

December 18, 2010

Amahl and the Night Visitors

Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC American Symphony Orchestra

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