Variety Artists – Sharon Evans and Rick Rogers
Vaudeville style musical comedy/song and dance


(818) 567-6190 ext. 202 - info @ thepolygongroup.com

       Evans and Rogers present the best in musical comedy in the style of vaudeville's great entertainers.  Song, dance, comedy, and impressions--for young and old alike.  Roaring 20s, Gay 90's, Western, South Sea island/Tiki songs, and more.

Film:   A Colored Life: The Herb Jeffries Story (documentary); The Prospector (Western)  Television:  The Sonny Bozeman Show (multiple appearances), Real Orange (KOCE news magazine)   Radio:  The Golden Days of Radio hosted by Frank Bresee   Stage:  (Theater, festivals, night clubs, other) Jon Lovitz Comedy Club in Universal Studios, CBS Studios (Republic Pictures 75th Anniversary), The Tarzana Tune Fest, Friars of Beverly Hills, Fullerton Ragfest, Knott’s Berry Farm Civil War re-enactment, Moorpark Civil War re-enactment, the Cicada Club, Richard Halpern’s Hollywood Speakeasy, the Coffee Gallery Backstage, the Mayflower Club, the Southern California Motion Picture Council, the New York Alumni Association afternoon show, the Jeffery Foundation Christmas show, the Westchester Parade, the Burbank Parade, the Highland Park Christmas Parade, and others.  Recordings:   Standing Right Beside a Rainbow  (2009)  Production:  Stage show Vaudeville Lives! and Al Jolson - A Tribute to the World's Greatest Entertainer


Vocal impressions:  Mae West, Julie Andrews

Film:   The Mischievous Case of Cordelia Botkin  Television:  Art Linkletter's Houseparty, The Larry Covin Show, Afterthoughts, The Donna Thorne Special.  Radio:  The Divine Diva Show, The Sultry Soul Sister Show.  Voice overs:  Levi Strauss  Stage:  Culver City Car Show, Method Fest Film Festival, Tarzana Tune Fest, Fullerton Ragfest, Richard Halpern’s Hollywood Speakeasy, Southern California Motion Picture Council.  Featured as Sharon Evans & Her Solid Senders; featured vocalist with the Groove Merchants of Venice, Daniel Bone & the Two-Tones, Phil Crosby Jr, and Mark Tortorici & the Torch Lighters.  Back up singer for Cindy Alexander, Esther (Tessell) Valentine and Tim Dismang.  Venues include the Ten20 Club, the Hop (Lakewood), Jax, the Pig ‘N Whistle, Miceli’s (Hollywood), Steamers, Joe’s Great American Bar & Grill, and more.  Featured at the Fullerton RagFest since 2004, and two years at the Tarzana Tune Fest.  Received the SCMPC Angel Award.  Performed for charitable organizations such as Ex-Bound and Ted Hayes’ Dome Village for the homeless.


Impressionist:  Eddie Cantor, Al Jolson, Bert Lahr, Groucho Marx, W. C. Fields, Jimmy Durante, James Cagney, Cary Grant, Frank Sinatra, Eddie Foy, others. Television:  The Steve Allen Show, To Tell the Truth and the Virginia Graham Show. the BBC-TV program The Big Award, The Crook and Chase Show, and The Stephanie Miller Show. Three appearances on The Howie Mandel Show performing his original novelty tunes.   Radio:  Friends of Old Time Radio convention  Stage:   USO, featured in a live performance with Tiny Tim at the famous Troubadour nightclub in a duet of “Bye, Bye, Blackbird.” Performed as Eddie Cantor in New York City at the request of the Cantor family in Time Square at Joe Franklin’s comedy restaurant.  His tour included a recreation of an Eddie Cantor 1938 radio broadcast in Newark, New Jersey.  Appeared at the Tarzana Tune Fest and at the Sportsman’s Lodge Muddy Moose bar.