Carlene by day, “Divas by D.A.W.N.” is a stunning 90 minute musical review starring Carlene Mitchell as she pays tribute to Divas Diana, Aretha, Whitney, and Natalie. Filled with a variety of costume changes and choreographed dance routines with two back-up dancers throughout, this tribute show is an enjoyable way to experience the music and showmanship of four great Divas all in one night. As Diana…, Carlene personifies the term DIVA as she dynamically commands the stage with her presence, paying tribute to one of the most extravagant and loved performers of all time, Diana Ross. Carlene will win your hearts and have you reminiscing of the days when Miss Ross’ music was first popular, and still is years later. As Aretha…, Carlene takes you on a soulful song and dance journey through the decades of Aretha Franklin from her early gospel years to the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s Aretha with costumes and dance routines depicting the various eras of Aretha’s career. As Whitney…, Carlene’s stellar performance captures the glitz and glamour, the dynamic stage presence, and the powerful voice of diva, Ms. Whitney Houston. In her pursuit to emulate Whitney, Carlene’s heart is to re-create an experience for her audience that rekindles fond memories of this Diva during the prime of her career. As Natalie…, Carlene’s sultry voice displays the versatility of Natalie Cole’s style in Jazz, Gospel, and R&B. Singing some of Nat King Cole’s classics, Carlene also performs many of Natalie’s contemporary hits such as “Mr. Melody” and “This Will Be”. As “Divas by D.A.W.N.”, this show is a Winner!!!, and will leave you fulfilled with lasting memories of four of the greatest Divas of our time.
This show can be performed with accompaniment show tracks, or with the Class Act Tribute Band.