Ellen is thrilled to have been nominated for TWO 2019 Footlights People's Choice Awards! Ellen and Johnny Rodgers were nominated for "Outstanding Special Performance - Professional" for their show "Seasons Greetings From Rosie & Bing" at Sunset Playhouse. Also nominated, is Hartford Players' "Comicality 2019" in the "Outstanding Special Performance - Non Professional" category, featuring Ellen and an amazing cast of talented performers. Voting open until April 30th. All you need is an email address. Follow this link to vote for Ellen and many other amazing Milwaukee performers: Vote Now!
“Ellen Winters referenced (Ella)Fitzgerald’s acuity at scat singing — the art of improvising wordless passages as a trumpet or a saxophone might — in “Perdido.” Winters' bell-like clarity of tone, distinct from Fitzgerald’s, but appealing in its own right.” - Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune review of Ella Live at Mister Kelly's