In 2005, musical director of Theatre Three in Port Jefferson, the late Ellen Michelmore, saw something special in Amber. Ellen, who was vocal coach and dear friend to Amber, had asked her to cover Janis Joplin in  her production "Woodstockmania." Amber's performance was so well received that shortly after, Joplin's Pearl was born.

Playing such distinctive venues as Theatre Three, The Suffolk Theater, The Argyle Theatre, The Paramount, Bay Street Theater and The Patchogue Theater, Amber has taken Joplin's Pearl to a level of a full theater production.  Authentic attire, a nine-piece band, Amber's paramount tribute to the very heart and soul of Janis Joplin, with special salutes to songs from the Woodstock era will bring you back to the Summer of Love ….