"Princess Diana, the Musical" keeps her memory alive!
Karen Javitch and Elaine Jabenis’ musical brings to life the Princess’ relationship with Prince Charles, focusing on their courtship, marriage and divorce. The musical had a return production in St. Paul, Minnesota for the entire month of November, 2013. Actor’s Theater of Minnesota produced the touching show which has 29 songs written by Karen. Bring this lovely show to your theatre. Large and small cast scripts available. For information, contact Heuer Publications, 800-950-7529.
“From Generation to Generation,” another one of Karen and Elaine’s original musicals, has entertained audiences in various locations around the country. This is a touching, award - winning family musical. For information on producing ‘Generation,’ call JMR Productions, 402-393-3893.
Curve Magazine recently featured Karen's Missing song dedicated to the struggles of the LGBT community.
See Karen Sokolof Javitch featured in Omaha Magazine.
Steve Jobs’ death has made us all realize what a profound effect he has had on us and the world. I believe it is really a Steve Jobs’ World out there! He transformed how we communicate with others and I thought it was fitting to write a musical tribute to him. He gave us so much, I am giving him a little thanks through my song. Here is a link to play the Steve jobs song: “It’s a Steve Job’s World”
Two theaters in Florida are producing “From Generation to Generation” in 2016.
Karen’s music was selected by a worldwide fundraising telethon for veterans as an incentive to donate to their cause. Her CD was featured live on the show! This article highlights both the telethon and Karen’s participation.
Her “Love at the Cafe” musical will be at the Omaha JCC in February 2016.
Saturday, February 20th | 7:30 pm
Sunday, February 21st | 2:00 pm
Tickets will go on sale February 1st.
To purchase tickets please call Laura Wine, JCC Registrar, at (402) 334-6419.
Her singing and dancing group, “Karen & Friends” performs a variety of her songs in her hometown of Omaha. Her last performance in August of 2015 had an audience of over 200 and included her ‘friends:’ Gene Klosner, Pegi Georgeson, Danny Denenberg, Joyce Torchia, Krissy Kirby, and Grace Bydalek, with Chuck Penington on the keyboard. Her music is recorded at Ware House Productions in Omaha and Chuck Penington, from Mannheim Steamroller, is her arranger.
Karen’s CD – Going through the Big D! Songs to help you cope with your Divorce received an international mention in this website on featuring divorce. http://www.divorcemag.com. Click here to hear the song: What will my new life be like after the d.i.v.o.r.c.e.?.
“It’s the Beat was an hour-long variety show that featured interviews with national and local media stars,” explains Javitch. “I was thrilled that Jodi Vinci, television, radio and corporate voiceover talent and lifelong friend added her unique blend of comedy and insight to each show. It’s the Beat featured some of my original songs as well those of other songwriters. It is difficult to get your songs on the radio, and I wanted to give others that chance.” Javitch added. Read More.
See high school students in Lynwood, CA perform Karen’s Play Love! At the Cafe!
Karen’s Kaleidoscope Children’s CD was the focus of a soon-to-be-aired national TV program.
Karen’s Coffee Shop song was featured in an award-winning movie.
Karen’s Math-er-iffic is being used in a school system to help stimulate math students and was featured in a local TV show for children.
Karen’s Movin to the Beat CD was featured in a televised news broadcast and is being used in selected cities to encourage healthy eating and exercising.