Ariane Reinhart and Laurence Hobgood

Ariane Reinhart is a singer, actor and dancer who recently returned to New York after performing regionally in productions of The Last Five Years, Sweeney Todd, Rabbit Hole as well as several short films released in early 2013. Over the years Ms. Reinhart performed in New York on Broadway and off Broadway, BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music), Carnegie Hall, The Metropolitan Room, Don’t Tell Mama and many other locations. She has worked with such names as Marni Nixon, Hal Linden, Elaine Stritch, Eartha Kitt and now the great Laurence Hobgood (former music director for Kurt Elling).

Laurence has enjoyed a multi-faceted and dynamic career. Recently he released a NEW YORK TIMES and CHICAGO TRIBUNE RECOMMENDED Christmas Album (available only at, which quickly sold out its initial run. Laurence has appeared at Carnegie Hall, Birdland, The Kennedy Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The White House for President Obama, and many other spots all over the world. Recent projects include Producer/Composer/Arranger/Pianist for Charmaine Clamor’s latest album “Better Angels;” a new collaboration with Chicago singer Tammy McCann; touring the country with his own band, featuring saxophonist Ernie Watts, and an adventurous collaboration (POEMJAZZ) with poet Robert Pinsky, the only three-term U.S. Poet Laureate.