Aiken Performing Arts (APA) presents SUPERSTAR: The Songs...The Stories...The Carpenters for 2 shows only! An original, fresh perspective of song and story that finally captures the true quality and essence of the Carpenters. Welch's energy is engaging and her knowledge of the Carpenters takes the audience on a wonderful reminiscent journey. A Native of England, Helen is a critically acclaimed vocalist and entertainer. She has performed with The BBC Big Band, Glenn Miller Europe, Opus One and in the most prestigious venues in the UK. Additionally, she held starring roles in Broadway musicals ranging from Hello Dolly, Barnum, Carousel to The Music Man, 42nd Street and Oliver.