Kimbirdlee Fadner is a versatile vocalist known for her beautiful tone and incredible range that's topped off with blazing high notes. She is also an actress and dancer who has performed in a diverse range of shows and performances, including "The King & I", "Carnival", "The Sound of Music", "The Tempest", "Cinderella: Enchanted", "Narnia", "Seussical the Musical", "Working", and numerous appearances in NYC's Sardi's, 54 Below and NYU. Originally from WI, Kimbirdlee now lives in NYC with her husband - composer Jonathan Fadner and their two sons, Jackrabbit & Charliehorse. The Fadners successfully launched their new theatre company, Common Man Musicals, this summer on Roosevelt Island with MSTDA in Manhattan.
Kimbirdlee earned her degree in Vocal Performance and Dance from Mills College (Oakland, CA) and trained at the American Conservatory of Theatre (SF, CA). She is a proud member of the Equity Membership Candidate Program and has received awards and accolades of excellence including a Bay Area Theater Critics Circle Award and a PBS feature. She has also released 2 CDs with her band Delamuse: "Let it Rain" and "Foolish Heart".
Kimbirdlee is the Artist-in-Residnce with PECB and appears on their CD, "The 40s: A Sentimental Journey", which has been presented to Wisconsin veterans through the Honor Flight program. Her dad, Dr. Bob plays and sings in PECB too. She is so blessed to call PECB her family and her midwest musical home!