Every man wanted her, every woman couldn't help but love her. Never before had the world encountered this rare combination of beauty, sex appeal and sweetness known as Marilyn Monroe. An icon for the ages, audiences young and old recognize her image, her voice and her dramatic story.
Now, one skilled New York actress is bringing the songs, the laughs and the charisma of Marilyn back to life.
When Miss Smith performs, she not only captures the look and sound of Marilyn in her hey day, but her irresistible charm, sweetness and sex appeal as well!
Erika Smith is as close as you can get to the real thing.
Erika has performed as Marilyn for many corporate events including a performance of "Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend" for the president of Van Cleef and Arpels Diamond Company, celebrity events including an event for Sir Paul McCartney, hosted Marilyn's Birthday celebration, "Marilyn Square Park," in Manhattan's Madison Square Park, regular performer for Empire Casino, Smash Entertainment, Unique Entertainment, A Gala Event, The Park House, and is the current Marilyn for the "NY Rat Pack" (B.B. Kings, Feinstein's). As an actress, Erika has also appeared in over 25 feature films including "The Wrestler" and "Bachelor Party 2," the off-Broadway show "Sextacular! Sextacular!" and many more.
What to Expect
Erika Smith, as Marilyn Monroe, puts on an unforgettable live, interactive show that will have the audience wondering if the real Marilyn Monroe has travelled through time to pay them a visit. Complete with live singing in Marilyn's signature breathy voice, dancing and costume changes, Erika puts on a show your guests will be talking about for years to come.
Erika currently offers a 30 minute musical set which can be shortened or lengthened depending on the client's concept for their event. If the client has an additional song not in the current set, Erika takes requests and will prepare the song for your event.
Erika also offers walk-a-round, mix-and-mingle, photo opportunities and singing telegrams.
Sound system provided upon request.
Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend
I Want To Be Loved By You
My Heart Belongs To Daddy
I'm Through With Love
Some Like It Hot
Bye Bye Baby
Happy Birthday, Mr. President
Past Booked Dates:
02-24-2011 — Underground Lounge, New York, NY
02-22-2011 — French Tuesdays @ District 36, New York, NY
02-05-2011 — Corporate Event, Piscataway, NJ
02-05-2011 — Fireman's Ball, Philadelphia, PA
01-27-2011 — Donna Karan, New York, NY
01-21-2011 — Private Event, New York, NY
01-15-2011 — Birthday Party, Westchester, NY
01-08-2011 — Birthday Party, NJ
01-07-2011 — Sweet 15 Quinceanera, Yonkers, NY
12-31-2010 — Fairmont Heliopolis in Cairo, Egypt
12-17-2010 — Pierre Hotel Holiday Party, New York, NY
12-15-2010 — Holiday Party, New York, NY
12-11-2010 — Holiday Party, New York, NY
12-04-2010 — Holiday Party w/ Rat Pack, PA
11-27-2010 — Birthday Party, PA
11-21-2010 — Birthday Party, Flushing, NY
11-20-2010 — Holiday Party with Screaming Queens, Long Island, NY
11-16-2010 — Private Event, New York, NY
11-13-2010 — Jennifer T. English Benefit for Animal Protection League of NJ
11-13-2010 — Birthday Gram, New York, NY
11-07-2010 — Birthday Party, Queens, NY
11-06-2010 — Birthday Party, Forest Hills, NY
10-30-2010 — Batmitzvah, New York, NY
10-28-2010 — Private Event, New York, NY
10-14-2010 — Empire City Casino (with Rat Pack), New York, NY
10-08-2010 — "Some Like It Hot" Anniversary Event, New York, NY
09-16-2010 — Hospital 10th Anniversary Event, Long Island, NY
08-28-2010 — Private Event, New York, NY
08-06-2010 — Rat Pack Outdoor Summer Concert, NJ
08-05-2010 — Rat Pack Outdoor Summer Concert, Staten Island, NY
08-02-2010 — Rat Pack Outdoor Summer Concert, PA
07-24-2010 — Rat Pack Outdoor Summer Concert, Fort Lee, NJ
07-22-2010 — Rat Pack Outdoor Summer Concert, Jersey City, NJ
06-04-2010 — Marilyn's 84th Birthday Celebration, sponsored by Erno Lazlo, New York, NY
05-25-2010 — Snaphappy Photoshoot, Stratford, CT
05-14-2010 — Harmony Club, New York, NY
05-12-2010 — Homestead Restaurant, New York, NY
04-29-2010 — Empire City Casino (with Rat Pack), New York, NY
04-15-2010 — Carnival Nightclub, New York, NY
03-06-2010 — Orsey's, New York, NY
02-17-2010 — Car Auction, Beacon, NY
01-06-2010 — Van Cleef and Arpels, New York, NY
12-12-2009 — Private Party, Harrison, NJ
12-11-2009 — Murder Mystery, New York, NY
12-03-2009 — Apple Tours, New York, NY
11-28-2009 — B-side Lounge, New York, NY
11-22-2009 — "Before The Dust Settles" (film), New York, NY
11-21-2009 — Rouge Tomate, New York, NY
02-09-2009 — "Three Chris's" (film), New York, NY
Available for Your
Anniversary Party, Awards Night, Bar/Bat Mitzvah Party, Birthday Party, Casino, Christmas Party, Club/Nightclub, Concert Venue, Corporate Event, Cruise, Festival, Holiday Party, Launch Party, Luncheon/Tea, Parade, Private Party, Restaurant, Wedding Reception