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James Moore speaks with singer/actor Karla DeVito about her musical and theatrical career and her upcoming Fairfield performance at the Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts of Open Heart, the musical, written by her husband, 3-time Golden Globe nominee, Robby Benson, who will also be on stage with original cast member Stan Brown June 20-29.

Karla, who toured with Meat Loaf for four years, spent time playing the legendary CBGB's in NYC, hanging with the Talking Heads, the Ramones, and Patti Smith. She and Robby, who met when they were performing Pirates of Penzance on Broadway, married in 1982 and have had an incredible life together.