Gabrielle ~Theater Graduate, Eugene O’Neill Theater Ctr. Performance Scholar recipient, is at home in Orchestra/Big Band/Cabaret performance, theater, TV, film, popular music, American Songbook; commercial, print and hat modeling.
New Year 2021, Gabrielle will be seen in upcoming Film Festivals in the new Dramatic Short “27 Candles.” Her most recent Guest Star roles include “Bull,” “God Friended Me” and “FBI.” Gabrielle has made previous co-star appearances on “Madam Secretary,” “The Affair,” “Difficult People,” “The Good Wife,” “Law & Order” and the Film- “Twelve.”
Gabrielle has performed title roles in theater companies around the country including: Broadway at Music Circus, Meadowbrook Theater, Wang Theater, The Fabulous Fox, The Greek Theater, Riverside Theater, Crossroads Theater, Shubert Theater(s), PaperMill Playhouse, Gretna Theater and more; and the productions have been as varied as the locations: All Night Strut, (Broadway World Winner), Once On This Island, Ain’t Misbehavin, Little Shop of Horrors, Smokey Joe’s Café, Blackbirds of Broadway, Dreamgirls, Showboat, Man of La Mancha and more. On an even more thrilling note, Gabrielle most recently portrayed the legendary Doyenne of Paris Cafe’ Society -Ada Bricktop Smith in the World Premier of Bricktop: Legend of the Jazz Age. which debuted at the National Black Theater Festival’s 30th Anniversary.
Gabrielle has worked as a backing vocalist and made special appearances with: Natalie Cole, Steely Dan, Marvin Hamlish and friends, Michael Bolton and Harry Belafonte. New Year 2020 she kicked off lead backing vocals for Harry Belafonte’s 93rd Birthday celebration concert at the legendary Apollo Theater -Night of Stars backing such R&B Artists as -Common, Sheila E., Usher, Aloe Blacc, Alice Smith, Shalea and more. She is a thriving solo Guest Artist globally, recurring in such countries as Switzerland, France, Holland, Germany, Asia and more. In the U.S. she has appeared as a guest vocalist with notable orchestras including the New York Pops, Cab Calloway and Ray Charles Orchestras.
Extending life beyond the mainstage Gabrielle focuses on leading benefit performances and campaigns in service to communities around the world, with the Barry Levitt Foundation in Jazz Cabaret, Broadway Runners with Broadway Cares, Mentorship with CRU, entertaining troops and veterans, and happy to be an International Ambassador granting wishes with Make-A-Wish Foundation Int’l.
Gabrielle co-established the educational scholarship fund “RiseHaiti” that provides books, learning materials, and college tuition to graduating Seniors at ICCV School in Port Au Prince, Haiti. Gabrielle provides virtual book reads with Scholastic Inc. and is an active supporter of NABU -a fantastic organization that provides access to literacy Globally.