Motivational Speaker. World Class Pianist. Funny.
Entertainer

Want your next event to be good or……GREAT?

  • Home parties
  • Corporate events
  • Birthdays
  • Seniors groups
  • Weddings
  • Client/employee appreciation

  • Retirement communities
  • Anniversaries
  • Cocktail receptions
  • Open house
  • Fundraiser luncheons
  • Social clubs

Book Houston’s top pianist!
Gigmasters Loyalty Award logo
2012
Gigmasters Rapid Response award

“Theresa was above and beyond my expectations! She is an absolutely AMAZING pianist and even brought song sheets with lyrics. Engaging, versatile and accommodating every guest’s request, she was the best entertainment we’ve ever experienced. Everyone had such a great time no one wanted to leave!
Highly, highly recommended! Happy to book her again and again.”

– Katherine & Jim McKnight, Houston TX

SPECIAL EVENTS

Theresa at piano with people

Getting married? Having a birthday or anniversary?
Hosting a home party, corporate event or open house?

Tania & Michael walking down aisle

With 2,000 songs in her head and 25 years world-wide experience as a popular pianist, Theresa can create an atmosphere of fun for all occasions by playing requests from your guests without shuffling through a gazillion sheets of music. From Frank Sinatra to Lady Gaga, blues to Broadway, classic rock to golden oldies and an extensive international song list,

Dancing at 88 Keys

Theresa’s music crosses generations, borders, tastes and cultures. The ultimate reliable professional, she adapts to play soft background music during dinner to enable conversation before kicking it up a notch for extra special entertainment that will have your guests talking long after!

  • Music requests accepted
  • Audience participation encouraged
  • Group sing along option
  • Song books provided

“We keep having you back each year because our guests remember how you made it so much fun with song books for everyone to sing along! Usually our people are very reserved at company parties but you changed all that and we loved it. Thanks a bunch!”
-Houston Eye Associates

SENIORS PROGRAMS

Independent & assisted living communities, Alzheimers, church & social groups

Elmcroft audience & Theresa

  • One hour of customized interactive entertainment that engages and energizes residents in senior living communities, special groups in churches & temples, and country clubs looking to provide a unique evening of fun for their members.
  • Age appropriate musical trivia games
  • Song requests played
  • Audience participation for maximum engagement
  • Lyric sheets provided for group sing along
  • Dance music to encourage movement

 “OMG Theresa, you are the BEST!!! We received tons of compliments from our residents on your entertaining program.  Your high energy, great humor & awesome talent as a pianist captivated, engaged  & uplifted everyone!  They loved how you involved them throughout the whole show and kept their attention. We want you back as often as possible!”

–  Maryanne Murphy, The Forum @ Memorial Woods, Houston TX

NO PIANO? NO WORRIES.
HAVE KEYBOARD WILL TRAVEL! 

Theresa playing keyboard outside

EMCEE FOR EVENTS

Need an entertaining emcee for your awards night, corporate event, wedding, fundraiser, charity luncheon or board installation?

CROPPED Photo shoot The Forum Jan 2014 034With a quick wit, outgoing personality and exotic Aussie accent, Theresa  engages and interacts with audiences for a variety of special events as mistress of ceremonies. Keeping to your schedule and theme, she ensures the event runs smoothly and on time, while entertaining your group with an ever-ready sense of humor. Professional, reliable with a commanding stage presence, Theresa is the ideal solution to avoid a snooze fest and keep your group happy, engaged & entertained!

“Outstanding job! You added that extra touch – just what we needed – to bring the rich history of our company to life.  You are the consummate professional and we were so proud to have you be part of the 120th celebration. Thanks for making us shine!”
– Betty Warren, VP Residential Properties, Stewart Title, Houston TX

THERESA’S CD

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This collection of popular piano music has proven to be a big hit with people all over the world. Influenced by the late Liberace, Theresa’s extraordinary talent as a pianist shines through her interpretations of the songs with the flair of a seasoned entertainer.  Since she is the sole artist on this recording, it sets the perfect tone for driving, offices, dinner parties, reception areas and anytime you need to elevate your mood.

IDEAL FOR: Gifts *  Party favors *  Conference attendees * Door prize * Event memorabilia * Raffles

Buy it HERE!

CD SONG TITLES (click on title to listen)

MORE RAVE REVIEWS……

Our seniors asked me to book you more often because they enjoyed you so much. Thanks for making me look so good!

– Cathy Lightfoot, The Buckingham

“Theresa is an exceedingly talented pianist and added a touch of extra style to my event. All who attended our dinner party commented on the quality of her performance, yet there was nothing intrusive about her presence. I will definitely book her again in the future!”

– Jason Luther, Houston TX

Our residents LOVED you! They were fully engaged the whole time and it was so wonderful to see the joy on all their faces as they sang along to songs they knew. We want you back as often as possible!

– Christine Keegan, The Hallmark Senior Living

Outstanding job for our members wine dinner! It was the first time I’ve ever seen them crowd around the piano watching anyone play. We want you back for ALL our special events.

– Kerry Ream, Sugar Creek Country Club

Theresa was fabulous!!!  She is so very talented as a pianist, she knows exactly what to play for the crowd and she was a beautiful smiling addition to our ladies luncheon. Everyone loved her!!!

– Sherry Menger, Chapelwood Church, Ladies Luncheon

I cannot remember a time when our entertainer has been more engaging and fun!  The laughter in that room was infectious and I loved how you just “went with it!”   We were surprised by many of our  Care Partners who normally are very passive but participated in your program  in ways we’ve never seen. How you play that piano  was something to behold! 

– Gina Ebers, The Alzheimers Gathering Place

MEMORIAL NORTHWEST HOSPITAL

I thought your program was terrific! A great reminder of the healing power of music.

SPRING BRANCH MEDICAL CENTER

I really liked how you connected to our group by using several of us in your presentation. Playing live music made you very unique …motivational and entertaining at the same time!

CHRISTUS ST. JOSEPH HOSPITAL – Fundraiser

Your program is wonderful and your message goes along with our customer service guarantee. I also bought your CD and it is just beautiful!

PRESIDENT’S COUNCIL OF HOUSTON AREA HOSPITAL AUXILIARIES – Annual luncheon

Your presentation was wonderful! Your humor is delightful, your music magnificent and your message is profound!

FIVE STAR QUALITY CARE – After dinner residents program

Thank you for such an uplifting energetic program! I am still receiving compliments on what a fun after-dinner presentation this was…inspirational, entertaining, funny yet informative!”

ST. LUKE’S EPISCOPAL HOSPITAL – Volunteer Appreciation

This type of program was perfect for our Volunteer Appreciation luncheon!

TEXAS HEALTH CHOICE – Staff Development Day 

Dynamic, extremely upbeat and personable! The laughter, reflection of self and interaction with our group was exceptional. Uplifting & fun! Sparkling humor, great energy! What an inspiration! Our staff not only remembered your message but they’re still laughing at your stories!

 MEMORIAL HERMANN HOSPITAL – Nurses Appreciation Dinner

Theresa’s presentation provided enlightenment with entertainment, LEARNING with LAUGHTER and motivation with music.  Her ability to FULLY ENGAGE THE AUDIENCE of nurses in the very timely topic was demonstration of her expertise as an outstanding speaker. Comments from evaluations:  “The best we’ve had!” “Great uplifting program!”

GEORGIA ASSOCIATION OF HEALTHCARE UNDERWRITERS – Annual Convention

I was blown away with your presentation! I particularly liked the way you mixed music, humor, content and motivation while having active audience participation.  Your content put things in perspective for what’s going on in our lives right now. Thank you for keeping us INVOLVED and ENGAGED the entire time!

– Gina Ebers, The Alzheimers Gathering Place

I cannot remember a time when our entertainer has been more engaging and fun!  The laughter in that room was infectious and I loved how you just “went with it!”   We were surprised by many of our  Care Partners who normally are very passive but participated in your program  in ways we’ve never seen. How you play that piano  was something to behold! 

– Sherry Menger, Chapelwood Church, Ladies Luncheon

Theresa was fabulous!!!  She is so very talented as a pianist, she knows exactly what to play for the crowd and she was a beautiful smiling addition to our ladies luncheon. Everyone loved her!!!

– Kerry Ream, Sugar Creek Country Club

Outstanding job for our members wine dinner! It was the first time I’ve ever seen them crowd around the piano watching anyone play. We want you back for ALL our special events.

– Christine Keegan, The Hallmark Senior Living

Our residents LOVED you! They were fully engaged the whole time and it was so wonderful to see the joy on all their faces as they sang along to songs they knew. We want you back as often as possible!

– Jason Luther, Houston TX

“Theresa is an exceedingly talented pianist and added a touch of extra style to my event. All who attended our dinner party commented on the quality of her performance, yet there was nothing intrusive about her presence. I will definitely book her again in the future!”

– Cathy Lightfoot, The Buckingham

Our seniors asked me to book you more often because they enjoyed you so much. Thanks for making me look so good!