TANYA WILLS & JORDAN KLAPMAN
Tanya has been a vocalist with many big bands and has sung everything from swing to blues and jazz. She currently performs with The Wintergarten Orchestra, an early jazz band out of Toronto, and has been busy with her own jazz group, The Tanya Wills Quartet. With a background in Music Theatre, Tanya has had the opportunity to play some favourite roles: Peter in Peter Pan, Eva in Evita, Adelaide in Guys and Dolls, and most recently, Velma Kelly in Chicago, right here at the beautiful Capitol Theatre. Jordan Klapman is a pianist, accompanist, bandleader, music director, silent film accompanist, and popular music history lecturer. Jordan composes and performs his own retro-style scores for the classic dramas and comedies of the silent era. His CV includes performances at venues including The TIFF LightBox, Silent Sundays at The Revue Theatre, The Toronto Silent Film Festival, The University of Toronto Media Commons, The Vintage Film Festival, and The Toronto Jewish Film Festival.