Avery Sommers is thrilled to be part of The Mabel Mercer Foundation 30th New York Cabaret Convention. Her other favorite concert appearances include Carnegie Hall, The Palm Beach Symphony Orchestra, and the Kravis Center. Avery is an award-winning actress/singer whose voice has been called a powerhouse by the New York Times. She was honored to replace Nell Carter on Broadway in Ain't Misbehavin'. On National Tour, she delighted audiences as Matron Mama Morton in Chicago (with Chita Rivera and Joel Grey) and charmed them as Jewel in The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (with Ann-Margret).