Vivace Voices & The Fireside Carolers
A Professional Entertainment Company
Vivace Voices is a year-round entertainment company best known for their work during the holidays because of their premier professional vocal ensemble, The Fireside Carolers.
Our mission is to enrich and enthrall audiences of all ages providing professional entertainment using outstanding Northwest talent. We are a company that offers diverse musical “Entertainment with Class” that focuses primarily in musical theater and even opera for the classical music lover. Our talented performers have a wealth of experience which includes Broadway, National Touring companies as well as Regional and local theater productions.
VivaceVoices, LTD. believes strongly in giving back to the community. To that end we have given benefit concerts for Loaves & Fishes the “Meals on Wheels” people. In addition The Fireside Carolers performed free of charge for Our House, Potluck in the Park and various local hospitals. The Community Music Center and Marathon Education Partners have also been among our recipients.
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Ms. Paradiso was a member of the popular production of Menopause The Musical at Portland Performing Arts Center for G Four Productions. At any given performance you
might have caught Tina as the Iowa Housewife, Earth Mother or Power Woman.
She also performed in AMT, San Jose's production of Evita directed and choreographed by Larry Fuller. Prior to that Tina starred as Sister in Late Nite Catechism produced by Cloud 9 Productions in Portland, OR.
She has appeared in productions of Les Miserables both in Los Angeles (original cast member) and on national tour. Tina has worked with such stars as Bob Hope, Tom Poston, and Ken Berry and toured nationally with the late Herschel Bernardi in Fiddler on the Roof. Tina has starred or been featured in Chess, The Fantasticks, Carnival, Company, A Little Night Music, Berlin To Broadway With Kurt Weill and the Seattle Repertory’s production of Sunday In The Park with George as Dot.
In addition, Tina appeared in Seattle productions of Angry Housewives, Voices of Christmas, and Can’t Help Singin’ Jerome Kern for Cabaret Productions. Internationally, Tina has performed in Brisbane, Australia in Looking at Love, Looking at Life on Broadway, and in Toronto, Canada in the first concert version of Les Miserables, at the Skydome. You can hear Tina on the Lady Be Good recording with Jason Alexander sponsored by the Gershwin Foundation.
Tina keeps busy as co-founder of Vivace Voices & The Fireside Carolers here in Portland as well as choral directing for both Holy Family Parish and the West Linn Community Chorus. During the Christmas season, you can hear Tina performing with The Fireside Carolers!