Reba McEntire (1955- ) has not only had a successful career as a country music singer, but has worked as an actress in films and television, and owns several businesses. Since the 1970s, McEntire has placed over 100 singles on the Billboard Hot Country charts, 25 of which have reached No. 1. Her TV series Reba aired for six years, and in 2001 she played the role of Annie Oakley in the Broadway musical  Annie Get Your Gun.

Jane Ellen shares her eclectic interests via Zoom from Central Florida’s Space Coast. Specializing in music and entertainment history, she works to bring her subjects to life while making a deeper understanding of music accessible to all. Jane’s presentations benefit not only from her gifts as a storyteller, but from a lifetime of work as an independent scholar, performer, composer, and recording artist.