Carolyn Nelson (Desirée Armfeldt) – A Little Night Music represents two special firsts for Carolyn; it is her first production with NCT and her first Sondheim musical. Other recent roles include Terms of Endearment (Aurora), Mamma Mia (Tanya), Steel Magnolias (Miss Clairee), Dixie Swim Club (Lexie), Our Town (The Stage Manager) and Hay Fever (Judith Bliss). Carolyn has done national TV commercials and made appearances in daytime dramas (The Young and the Restless, One Life to Live). A jazz vocalist, Carolyn released a CD in 2011, Come a Little Closer (check it out on Pandora!) When not performing, Carolyn enjoys gardening, traveling and learning Italian. She sends her heartfelt gratitude to all the cast and crew — in bocca al lupo!