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Erika Smith is one of the top Marilyn Monroe impersonators in the world. She is known for her striking resemblance to the real Marilyn, her spot-on breathy voice and unforgettable performances. Based in New York, Erika performs internationally for celebrities and high-end companies such as; Erno Laszlo, Huawei, Van Cleef and Arpels, Saudi Petroleum, New York's Summer Concert Series, Apple Tours, and Authentic Brands Group, the official owner of Marilyn Monroe’s licensing. A regular performer for Empire Casino, Smash Entertainment, A Gala Event, The Park House, and the NY Rat Pack (B.B. Kings, Feinstein's), Erika headlined in Cairo, Egypt for their New Year’s celebration, Xi’an, China, and Dubai, UAE. Erika has portrayed Marilyn in four feature films, Before the Dust Settles, Marilyn Monroe in New York, The Three Chris’s, Lady Peacock, and the documentary Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's. She has appeared on television as Monroe in NBC's 2-part miniseries, CBS’s The Couch, Running Late with Scott Rogowsky, TruTV's Impractical Jokers, and stars as Monroe in the new YouTube Web Series Celebrities to Go! She played Marilyn in the off-Broadway plays From Here It’s To the Top and Dozen Divas and is the voice of Marilyn for Christian Dior’s new Rouge Dior ad campaign. She was honored to be selected to sing Happy Birthday to President Obama for his 50th Birthday Celebration as the official Obama Watches spokeswoman. Erika’s performances are always tailored to each event, whether a simple Walk-a-round, mix-and-mingle, birthday party, corporate event, or any event that needs the added touch of class, sexiness and fun that Marilyn Monroe brings. She will stay in character to greet and interact with your guests, present awards, roast the guest of honor, and pose for pictures. She can also MC or host your event in character. Her interactive Stage Show is complete with live singing in Marilyn's famous breathy voice, dancing and costume changes. Erika can perform with either a live band or backing tracks, a musical set of up to sixty minutes of Marilyn's best loved songs, and any special requests you may have.. Erika can perform solo or with other tribute artists such as the Rat Pack and Elvis. Many of her costumes can be seen in the photo gallery section and include: the famous "Seven Year Itch" white halter dress, the pink "Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend" dress, the sequined, beaded "Happy Birthday" gown, and the red sequined show-girl dress in "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes."


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Nicole A

Holiday Party - 2013-12-20

Robin F

Sweet 16 Party - 2013-08-23

Angela G

Birthday Party (Adult) - 2012-10-20

I was very happy and thought the performer was very professional. I have recommend her to serveral of my friends. She was great!