Laura Benanti, Terri White, Jane Monheit, Jason Robert Brown, Callaway Sisters & More to Perform in BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards Show, 2/23
Just one week since the announcement of the winners of the 2013 BroadwayWorld.com New York Cabaret Awards, a wave of stars have agreed to perform at the Awards Show at Joe's Pub on February 23 (6:30-8:40 pm). The lineup so far includes: Laura Benanti (Best Female Celebrity Vocalist), Terri White (Best One-Show Special Event), Jane Monheit (Best Female Jazz Vocalist for the second straight year), Composers Jason Robert Brown (Best Original Song for a Show) and Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty (Best Revue), and Ann Hampton Callaway (Best Tribute Show) and her sister Liz Callaway (Best Duo or Group Show), who performed together in their extremely popular Sibling Revelry.
Other Award winners who have confirmed their appearance in the show are: Alex Rybeck (Best Musical Director), Ted Rosenthal (Best Band or Orchestra: Ann Hampton Callaway's Tribute Show to Sarah Vaughan), Pamela Lewis (Best Female Vocalist), Jonathan Whitton (Best Male Vocalist), Nina Hennessey (Best CD Release), and Susie Mosher (Best Host, Variety Show or Recurring Series: Backstage at 54 Below). In addition, Susan Winter and Lennie Watts will appear to accept their awards for Best Director, with BroadwayWorld Award Best Tribute Show nominee Billie Roe singing a number from her Watts' directed Tom Waits Tribute Show, 1978 NYC Underground.
BroadwayWorld.com's lead cabaret columnist and reviewer Stephen Hanks will host the show for the second successive year, with BroadwayWorld Award Best Musical Director nominee Bill Zeffiro returning again as the show's Musical Director/Pianist. Tickets for what should be an exciting night of cabaret can be reserved at: http://tickets.joespub.com/production/?perf=23792