A Rising Star
A legend of the theater, few performers transfer as seamlessly between Broadway, television, concerts, and recordings as has Karen Mason does.
The star of Broadway's Mamma Mia!, Wonderland, Hairspray, & Sunset Boulevard, as well as the first US tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies, Ms. Mason recently was seen in the FX series Halston playing 'Mrs. Marsh' opposite Ewan McGregor.
As a solo vocalist, she has graced the stages of Carnegie Hall, The Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, Feinstein’s 54 Below, Birdland, and The Drury Lane Oakbrook, as well as Royal Albert Hall in London. She is a 14-time MAC Award winner, was the recipient of the 2019 MAC Lifetime Achievement Award and has won 3 Bistro Awards.
Her eight recordings include the single “It’s About Time,” written by Paul Rolnick and Shelly Markham; her 2009 MAC Award-winning Right Here/ Right Now, The Sweetest of Nights, When the Sun Comes Out, Christmas! Christmas! Christmas!, Better Days (featuring the 1998 Emmy Award-winning song “Hold Me”); and Not So Simply Broadway. Also, Wonderland (original cast); the film Jeffrey (Varese Sarabande); Wonderful Town (JAY Records); the cast album of And The World Goes ‘Round (RCA Victor).