The Violet Hour, a residence at Rockwood Music Hall, will hold a special benefit concert this Thursday July 7 at 8:30 pm at Rockwood Stage 3.
An hour of musical variety inspired by TS Eliot’s poetry The Wasteland, THE VIOLET HOUR invites you to delight in the sunset with a surprisingly modern yet nostalgic homage to the music of the 80s, 90s and 2000s. A variety show featuring some of the New York’s most fascinating artists. Presented by Mikayla Petrilla, with talents from Broadway’s Charissa Hogeland, pop artist Petra Jarrar, comedian Eliza Kingsbury and R + B artist Saige Noelle. The show will be performed by New York musicians Kyle Milner and Jamie Amadruto. This month’s Violet Hour makes women’s rights special with songs by No Doubt, Kate Bush, Andra Day, Stevie Nicks, Lesley Gore, Kehlani, The Police, Florence and the Machine, Demi Lovato and original music by Petra Jarrar and Saige Noelle .
For tickets, visit and use promo code VIOLET22 for $ 10 tickets. All proceeds from the artist will be donated to the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, which is specifically earmarked to support Planned Parenthood’s research into access to legal and safe abortion. , reproductive rights and the promotion of reproductive health throughout America.
About the artists:
Mikayla Petrilla has performed live at Joe’s Pub at the Public, McKittrick Hotel / Sleep No More, Signature Theater, New York Musical Theater Festival, Hard Rock Cafe, Club Cumming, Chelsea Music Hall and recently debuted in Decades in Concert at the downtown Cabaret Theater. She has worked on Saturday Night Live, Gossip Girl, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Investigation Discovery and is currently shooting the second season of The Gilded Age. Follow her work @mikaylapetrilla
Charissa Hogeland was seen on Broadway’s Frozen as a replacement for Elsa, The Cher Show’s regional premiere as Lady @ Ogunquit Playhouse, Kinky Boots’ first national tour as Nicola, NBC’s Jesus Christ Superstar Live, the original Off-Broadway cast by Heathers, and in the Marvelous TV shows Mrs Maisel and The Son. Follow her work @charissahogeland
Eliza Kingsbury is a self-proclaimed comedy writer, actor and pop star based in New York City. You write original music in the style of several pop artists. Her solo show, “Pop Stars Are Dumb (But We Love Them)” ran a long time at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. Other credits include UCB Maude Night, several running shows, Bridge and Tunnel, Montréal Sketchfest, Toronto Sketchfest, and Reductress. Follow her work @edewlittle
Petra Jarrar is a singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer and model. She comes from a Palestinian and Sri Lankan background, she Jarrar she says she “has never really seen girls who looked like her in the spotlight”. She has since decided to use her platform and her voice to lead the way for women of color by advocating for diversity, representation and inclusion in the music industry. Jarrar has performed all over the world with headlining shows in New York (Knitting Factory, Webster Hall), Boston (Hard Rock Cafe), Los Angeles (The Mint), Tokyo and Osaka. She is also a sponsored artist from Guitar Center and D’Addario Strings. Follow her work @soundslikepetra
Saige Noelle is a Connecticut-based singer, actress, and multi-instrumentalist. Her new single, “Sneaky Link,” combines scattered, bubbly synth beats with Saige’s mellow vocals. “Sneaky Link” is the latest dreamy R&B anthem, a prelude to a long-awaited album on the horizon, and will be performed live at Violet Hour. Follow her work @thesaigenoelle