Carly is a singer, actress, director, and producer based in Madison, Connecticut. A graduate of Brown University, Carly has an extensive background in the production and marketing aspects of the performing arts, and was a production associate with the original cast of "The Lion King" on Broadway. Other production credits include "20th Century R&B" at the Rainbow Room and the off Broadway show “Secrets Every Smart Traveler Should Know". Carly was an account executive at the agency Serino Coyne, and has represented Broadway shows including "Into the Woods", Lily Tomlin's "Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe", "The Music Man", "42nd Street", and "Urinetown".
As a performer, musical theater credits include the national tour of "Victor Victoria" and "Magdalena" at Lincoln Center. Regional credits include the role of Sally in "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown", Pitti-Sing in "Mikado", and Gussie in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival production of "Merrily We Roll Along". A crossover artist in both opera and musical theater, Carly has most recently been seen as Kate Pinkerton in Opera Theater of Connecticut’s “Madama Butterfly”, Lady Capulet in their production of “Romeo & Juliet, In Verse & Music”, and Sally in “Die Fledermaus”. Musical theater credits include Bellomy in "The Fantasticks" at Ivoryton Playhouse, Carlotta in “The Phantom” with Downtown Cabaret Theater, Eva Peron in “Evita” and Desiree in “A Little Night Music”. As a cabaret artist, Carly directed and performed in the first season of “Playhouse on the Shore” presented by Ivoryton Playhouse at Water’s Edge Resort this past summer and will once again be directing and performing in the series for summer of 2018. This past December, Carly performed at Ivoryton Playhouse in “An Ivoryton Playhouse Christmas Hour with David Pittsinger and Friends”.
Along with William Boughton, Carly recently produced the inaugural Guilford Performing Arts Festival this past October, bringing together almost 50 different performances in 17 venues to over 4,000 people over the course of four days. Carly is the producer and host of “Spotlight on the Arts”, a new monthly television program highlighting the arts in Connecticut presented in conjunction with Shoreline Arts Alliance. Carly resides in Madison along with her two children, Cate and Caroline, and her husband Matt, a professor of finance at Providence College.