- In-person event
Genna G returns to the NAC, with special guests for a holiday cabaret including your favourite classics and timeless standards. You’ll feel right at home gathering around the piano as Genna shares stories about the familiar fuss and fun of hosting family and friends over the holidays.
Born in Ottawa, Genna Giampaolo is a Toronto-based Artist performing internationally in Musicals, Theatre, Film and Television. Local audiences may remember Genna from her earlier years performing around the Ottawa area at such venues as: The Villa Lucia, Saunders Farm, Preston Street Italian Festival and the Super Ex, to name a few. Most recently Genna returned to Villa Lucia to produce and perform in It’s a Wonderful Life last holiday season, reprising her role as Mary Hatch opposite her husband in the show that brought them together.
Genna is an Award-winning Singer, Actor, Dancer and has shared the stage with Sarah Brightman, Josh Groban and Jon Antoine. Not only a performer, Genna also spends her time producing and creating new works with her partner Vince Deiulis. Most recently workshopping the new play “Windfall: The Story of Viola MacMillan” and writing a new musical. Select Theatre credits: Belle in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Janet in Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show, and Rose Lennox in The Secret Garden. Select TV/Film credits: Murdoch Mysteries (CBC), Thank you for Bombing (Lotus Films).