Popular Carnival-Norwegian Cruise Ship Singer Laurie Anne Gardner Dies

Popular Carnival-Norwegian Cruise Ship Singer Dies
Laurie Anne Gardner
Laurie Anne Gardner

Laurie Anne Gardner (Laurie Anne ‘L.A.’ Gardner), 50, from Holly, Michigan was a cruise ship singer (see video playlist below) who died on Thursday, November 30, 2017.

Gardner was well-known and loved by many passengers who cruised aboard Norwegian Cruise Line cruise ships Norwegian Gem, Norwegian Epic and Norwegian Spirit.

Gardner  had also been a popular and an admired singer as well as aboard Carnival Cruise Lines cruise ships Carnival Destiny, Carnival Elation and Carnival Imagination.

She could frequently be seen performing at piano bars when not at sea,  known as the Laurie Anne Gardner Show.  Gardner also performed at recently at  The Duplex Cabaret Theater in New York City as well as in Las Vegas. She was billed as a preeminent piano player / singer / entertainer extraordinaire, with musical and comedic talents, vast array of songs, improvisation and impersonation skills.

Gardner’s last known public appearance was at  Scooters Bar & Grill, Flint Michigan – August 6, 2017.

Gardner’s back stage film credits include:

  • The Secretary 1995
  • Red Shoe Diaries 1995
  • Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest 1998
  • Liberty, Maine 2001
  • In the Bedroom 2001
  • Claustrophobia 2003

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Video Playlist:Laurie Anne Gardner Cruise Ship Singer