Jennifer is an accomplished Singer and Actress, with a Musical Theatre background, and experience in television and film. She is a classically-trained vocalist, who “excels at ballads, and in a jazz or swing mode, and can even have fun with country ” – William Wolf. With a BFA in Theatre from Wayne State University, she later studied acting with Uta Hagen.
Jennifer, whose regional credits include Sarah Brown opposite Broadway leading man Tom Wopat in Guys and Dolls, serves up entertaining, exhilarating, jazz-infused shows that highlight her wide vocal range. Drawing on her own diverse and eclectic background – she’s been a symphony soloist, motivational trainer, high school drama director, Opryland theme park singer and dancer, and traveled the country as an automotive industry spokeswoman— Jennifer’s heartfelt, theatrical performances showcase her unique blend of drama and humor. She has created three Cabaret shows in NYC, and is currently working on a fourth. She’s performed in New York’s top cabaret rooms, and is looking forward to taking her shows on the road. Her first CD, “An Evening with Jennifer Roberts” received a 2019 MAC Nomination, and is enjoying much airplay in the US and Overseas.
2019 MAC (Manhattan Association of Cabarets) Nomination - LaMott Friedman Award
"When Jennifer Roberts takes the stage, you are struck with several thoughts. One: this is a lady
who belongs onstage. It is her comfort arena. She is relaxed, confident and immediately puts the
audience at ease. Two: when she opens her mouth, you’re enveloped in a glorious voice. A voice
that can go anywhere she needs or wants to go. The sound is at once rich & sweet, exciting &
warm. Three: She has put together a show that is going to take you on a journey that is poignant, a
wonderful journey filled with both known and obscure material. An evening celebrating the lyrics
of Sheldon Harnick." ~Thomas Mills, for Cabaret Hotspot - NYC