Melissa Brobeck is a singer-actress-musician based in Athens, Ohio. She has been described as a “riveting presence” with an “electrifying singing voice” who always “brings plenty of memorable pizzazz” to the stage. Her vocal style defies categorization—she performs jazz, musical theatre, pop/rock, and opera. A graduate of the Eastman School of Music, Melissa is an accomplished musician who sings with a nuanced expressivity and emotional authenticity. She has performed in venues both big and small across the U.S. and in Europe. Her favorite things include the colors gray and gold, beavers, vanilla ice cream, Puccini, and the smell of rosemary.

 

What “they” say about Melissa …

“Feisty, and you really know what you’re singing about.—Andrew Lippa, composer

“Nice acting—and a great solid belt.”—Jason Robert Brown, composer

“One-part Lily Tomlin, one-part Carol Burnett, with a singing voice better than them both.”—The Asheville Citizen-Times