NEWS and PAST UPDATES

***Be sure to follow Genna on social media, like Instagram @BroadwayBabyGen for her most recent updates and to keep yourself posted on all her adventures.

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CBC Ottawa Morning with Robyn Bresnahan

 

91.5 FM CBC Radio

Listen to Genna and Vince’s conversation with
Robyn Bresnahan. (Dec 9, 2021)

Click image to hear the interview. (8:27 minutes)

CTV Ottawa Morning Live

 

Watch Genna and Vince speak to Rosey Edeh of CTV live from the set at the Villa Lucia Supper Club in Ottawa. (Dec. 10, 2021)

Click image to view video.

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Moment of Truth
95.7 ELMNT FM in Ottawa

 

Listen below to Genna and Vince’s interview with David Moses. (Dec. 2021)

 

Starts around 27:45

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The Secret Garden: In Concert

at Toronto's Factory Theatre June 2019

 

Genna will be playing the role of

Rose Lennox alongside an incredible cast

in Bryant Productions 'In Concert' version of this beautiful musical. 

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SHARING THE STAGE

Backing Up some legendary Performers

 

Over January 2019 to February 2019, and in June 2019 Genna had the privilege to share the stage while singing Back ups for SARAH BRIGHTMAN & JOSH GROBAN's concerts and JON ANTOINE's PBS TV special. 

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LOWER OSSINGTON THEATRE 

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

From November 27th to December 30th, 2018, 

Genna will be playing on the role of Sally Applewhite,

a 1940s actress on WBFR Radio Station in NYC.

Sally will be playing the classic role of  Mary Hatch, George Bailey's sweatheart in the station's Christmas Eve, live Radio play of  Frank Capra's

"It's a Wonderful Life" .

WAVESTAGE THEATRE

Genna just completed two show runs with Wavestage Theatre.

Belle in

Disney's Beauty and the Beast 

April 19-22, 2018 - Newmarket Theatre

&

Lead Gargoyle/Ensemble in

Disney's The Hunchback of Notre Dame

July 6-8, 2018 - Toronto's Isabel Bader Theatre

December 31/17: Ottawa, ON - Villa Lucia New Year's Eve Reunion Show with Alex and Emilio Lopez. Video Clip.

Genna at the NAC

On October 18th, 2017,  Genna performed her 35 years of Musical Theatre Cabaret along with friends and fellow performers Alex Nicholson and Amanda Wilson at the National Arts Centre, Fourth Stage in support of Daybreak Housing.

The Mystery was solved...

On October 2, 2017,  Genna made her television debut on CBC's Murdoch Mysteries, S 11/ Ep. 2: Merlot Mysteries. Click on the picture to see Season 11's episodes. 

NEW VOICE-OVER DEMO

Take a listen to Genna's new Voice-Over Commercial Demo. Produced by David Whalen in Toronto, ON.

Animation Demo coming soon!

Travelling Stage/Mirvish
Summer Intensive

At the beginning of August 2017, Genna had the honour of being one of the main co-facilitator's along with Allison McCaughey of the first ever TS/Mirvish Musical Theatre Intensives. What a great week directing and coaching such a talented and wonderful group of young individuals. So proud!

Women of Musical Theatre Festival 2017
Genna was so proud and grateful to be a part of 2017's Women of Musical Theatre Festival. A tribute to the amazing talented women in our beloved Industry. Genna performed in the Opening and Closing Performances of Broadway Divas and Dazzle. 
Photos courtesy of Seanna Kennedy Photography. Show gallery coming soon...
21st Annual Toronto CrimeStoppers Police Chief Gala
On May 10, 2017,  Billy Arthur and Genna Giampaolo were welcomed back to perform at Toronto CrimeStoppers Police Chief Dinner, honouring our Police Chief, Mark Saunders. A wonderful evening for a great cause. The duo performed their new Cabaret-EH? Celebrating 150 yrs of Canadian Music.
Click here to read a small review of the event in the Toronto Sun.