New York City
After beginning her musical career via “Star Search,” where she had an unprecedented 13-weeks of success, Linda Eder went on to star in the traveling Broadway production of Jekyll & Hyde. For her Jekyll & Hyde performance, Eder received the Theatre World Award for Best Broadway Debut, as well as the Drama Desk and Outer Critics’ Circle Award Nominations for Best Actress in a Musical. Eder has released seven solo albums and was featured on the original Broadway Cast Albums for Jekyll & Hyde, and the original concept albums for other stage musicals including, The Scarlet Pimpernel and The Civil War, which won her popular accolades. In the midst of releasing albums, Eder realized her life-long dream by performing three sold-out concerts at Carnegie Hall. She has gone on to be compared to Judy Garland, Ella Fitzgerald, Barbara Streisand, Celine Dion and other great voices, catapulting Eder into an elite group of singers.