2017 Blossom Music Festival
August 27 – Sunday at 7:00 p.m.
Aisha de Haas
Aisha de Haas is a versatile Broadway and jazz artist. Most recently, she is appearing on Off-Broadway in Curvy Widow. She toured North America as Medda Larkin in the National Tour of Newsies and is featured in the “live-capture” movie released this year. Graduating from Columbia College Chicago, where she was mentored by Sheldon Patinkin, Ms. de Haas’s professional career began with Little Shop of Horrors at the Royal George Theater and Four Saints in Three Acts with Chicago Opera Theater, as well as at Goodman Theater. Back in New York, she was cast in her first Broadway show, Bring in Da Noise, Bring in Da Funk with Savion Glover. This was immediately followed by the Tony Award-winning productions of Rent and Caroline, Or Change. Off-Broadway, Ms. de Haas was seen in Nora Ephron’s Love, Loss and What I Wore and Stephen Sondheim’s Road Show. Her television appearances have included Blue Bloods and Law & Order. Her movie roles include Across the Universe, Rent, and The Secret Lives of Dentists. Ms. de Haas’s voice has been heard in commercial jingles for Chef Boyardee, McDonald’s, and Cover Girl. For more information, visit www.aishadehaas.com.