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MOSTLY SONDHEIM Celebrates 10th Anniversary This WeekMOSTLY SONDHEIM Celebrates 10th Anniversary This Week
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/21/2015) - Mostly Sondheim, the long-running musical theater open mic at The Duplex Cabaret, will celebrate its 10th anniversary on Friday January 23rd at 11:30pm. Hosts Ben Cameron (Wicked, Aida) and Colleen Harris (Songs at the New World), along with musical director Brian Nash (Silence! the Musical), will welcome past hosts, talented regulars, and open mic volunteers to the stage to commemorate ten years of music and comedy.


Philipstown Depot Theatre's CABARET IN THE COUNTRY to Feature SIMPLY STREISAND, SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED & MorePhilipstown Depot Theatre's CABARET IN THE COUNTRY to Feature SIMPLY STREISAND, SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED & More
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/21/2015) - The Philipstown Depot Theatre has announced the continuation of their popular Cabaret in the Country series with a full season of shows. Throughout 2015, some of NYC's finest cabaret artists from the worlds of Broadway and beyond descend upon Putnam County! Audiences can expect to hear treasured music from composers like Andrew Lloyd Webber, Stephen Sondheim, Rodgers and Hammerstein and songs made popular by the one and only Barbra Streisand. It's a series full of surprises and extraordinary music.


Photo Coverage: Inside Greg Reuter Memorial Concert at New World StagesPhoto Coverage: Inside Greg Reuter Memorial Concert at New World Stages
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy (Cabaret)

(1/21/2015) - On Monday, January 19th at New World Stages, the Broadway community gathered to honor the late Greg Reuter. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a look inside the concert.


Christine Ebersole Returns to 54 Below with 'BIG NOISE' TonightChristine Ebersole Returns to 54 Below with 'BIG NOISE' Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/21/2015) - 54 Below is proud to present the return engagement of two-time Tony Award winner Christine Ebersole following a sold-out, two-week run of her new show 'Big Noise From Winnetka.' Ebersole will return tonight, January 21, through the 24th at 7PM.


Benefit Show at Don't Tell Mama Aids Award-Winning Cabaret Singer Amy Beth Williams TonightBenefit Show at Don't Tell Mama Aids Award-Winning Cabaret Singer Amy Beth Williams Tonight
by Stephen Hanks (Cabaret)

(1/21/2015) - Last September, after appearing at the popular Manhattan open mic cabaret show, Salon, Bistro and MAC Award-winning singer Amy Beth Williams was struck by a car near her home in Brooklyn. Now an all-star roster of Williams' fellow cabaret performers and friends will stage a benefit show, Once In Love With Amy, at Don't Tell Mama tonight, January 21 at 7 pm, to help replace the funds Williams has lost during her extensive recovery.


Ethan Lipton & His Orchestra Kick Off Yearlong Residency with NO PLACE TO GO TonightEthan Lipton & His Orchestra Kick Off Yearlong Residency with NO PLACE TO GO Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/21/2015) - Ethan Lipton & his Orchestra return to Joe's Pub at The Public for a yearlong residency, wherein they will perform a different show every month -- no two will be the same -- starting in January 2015. Lipton will kick off the residency tonight, Wednesday, January 21 at 6:30PM with an encore performance of his show No Place to Go, which The Public Theater presented as part of the 2012 season.


Charles Busch to Make 92Y 'Lyrics & Lyricists' Debut with HERE'S TO THE GIRLS!, 2/7-9Charles Busch to Make 92Y 'Lyrics & Lyricists' Debut with HERE'S TO THE GIRLS!, 2/7-9
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - Artistic director Charles Busch -- in his Lyrics & Lyricists debut -- serves up a cavalcade of stories and songs about the legendary women of Hollywood's movie musical Golden Age in 'Here's to the Girls!' on February 7, 8 and 9, 2015 at 92Y.


BROADWAY SESSIONS to Offer First 'Broadway Game Night' This WeekBROADWAY SESSIONS to Offer First 'Broadway Game Night' This Week
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - This Thursday, January 22nd, Broadway Sessions will hold it's first ever "Broadway Game Night". 2 teams of Broadway favorites will go head to head in a series of hilarious games and challenges. Resulting in "Swan Song" musical performances. Scheduled to "play" are Charl Brown, Jessica Hendy, Peter Gregus, Ta'Rea Campbell, Mike Schwitter and Ellyn Marie Marsh.


Rebecca Naomi Jones, Alysha Umphress and More Set for VERY VERY ROCK SHOW 3/5 at 54 BelowRebecca Naomi Jones, Alysha Umphress and More Set for VERY VERY ROCK SHOW 3/5 at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - A sexy electric reinvention of a classic comedy of rebellion, love, freedom, and redemption, VERY VERY is the new musical that turns Shakespeare's As You Like It into a full-out rock concert.


STAGE TUBE: Jenna Leigh Green and More Perform in Big Thunder's 'RAISE YOUR VOICE' ConcertSTAGE TUBE: Jenna Leigh Green and More Perform in Big Thunder's 'RAISE YOUR VOICE' Concert
by Stage Tube (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - This fall, Big Thunder Productions' '#YesAllWomen RAISE YOUR VOICE' concert featured original songs by rising-star composers addressing the current culture of fear, harassment, misogyny, and anti-female bullying. Click below to watch highlights from the event, including performances by Jenna Leigh Green and more!


Audra Isadora to Bring Grace Jones Tribute to 54 Below, 2/3Audra Isadora to Bring Grace Jones Tribute to 54 Below, 2/3
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - Audra Isadora: The Songs of Grace Jones will play 54 Below on February 3, 2015 at 9:30 pm. Doors open at 8:45 pm. There is a $25-35 cover charge, with premiums at $60, and a $25 food and beverage minimum.


Ashley Brown & Josh Young Join BROADWAY UNPLUGGED Lineup at Town HallAshley Brown & Josh Young Join BROADWAY UNPLUGGED Lineup at Town Hall
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - Broadway Unplugged, the critically acclaimed annual concert event at The Town Hall, will make history once again when, on Monday, January 26th, the stars of the recent revival of SIDE SHOW, ERIN DAVIE & EMILY PADGETT, sing their famous two duets for the first time in a major concert hall without the aid of any amplification. Performing 'Unplugged,' audiences will hear these two iconic songs soar with a purity they have never heard before. They will be joined by their SIDE SHOW co-star, RYAN SILVERMAN (Drama Desk Nominee for PASSION), and one of the stars of the original production of SIDE SHOW, JEFF McCARTHY. Other great stars in the cast of Broadway Unplugged are Tony Award Winners TONYA PINKINS (Caroline or Change) and CHUCK COOPER (The Life), plus Two-Time Tony Nominee MARY TESTA, Tony Nominee JOSH YOUNG (Jesus Chris Superstar), Broadway Stars ASHLEY BROWN (the original Mary Poppins on Broadway), ELIZABETH STANLEY (On The Town), KAREN MASON (MAMMA MIA!) and WILLIAM MICHALS (Emile de Beque in the Lincoln Center Production of South Pacific).


Annaleigh Ashford, Randy Graff & More Set for 5th Annual Broadway Belts for PFF!Annaleigh Ashford, Randy Graff & More Set for 5th Annual Broadway Belts for PFF!
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - Broadway's Julie Halston, currently featured in the hit revival of Kaufman and Hart's You Can't Take It With You, will host the 5th Annual Broadway Belts for PFF! (Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation) on February 23 at 7:00pm at Birdland Jazz Club (315 West 44th Street) as part of 'Broadway at Birdland' series.


BWW Reviews: NITA WHITAKER: ALL THAT MATTERS Sparkles at Sterling'sBWW Reviews: NITA WHITAKER: ALL THAT MATTERS Sparkles at Sterling's
by Don Grigware (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - On Sunday evening January 18 the beautiful songstress Nita Whitaker brought her inimitable style and warmth to Sterling's Upstairs at the Federal in a new show entitled All That Matters. Backed by musical director Nelson Kole at the piano and a three-piece combo, Whitaker spoke of the value of love and sang about it via a precious collection of songs both old and new. On hand were her two daughters Elyse and Skye LaFontaine, who joined their mother in a few of her original compositions.


Adriane Lenox, LaChanze & More to Perform the Songs of Dionne Warwick with Brian Whitted at Metropolitan RoomAdriane Lenox, LaChanze & More to Perform the Songs of Dionne Warwick with Brian Whitted at Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - Top Broadway divas to join Brian Whitted to perform show 'What's it all about Dionne?' at the Metropolitan to celebrate living legend Dionne Warwick.


Rebecca Naomi Jones, Alysha Umphress & More Set for VERY VERY at 54 BelowRebecca Naomi Jones, Alysha Umphress & More Set for VERY VERY at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - A sexy electric reinvention of a classic comedy of rebellion, love, freedom, and redemption, VERY VERY is the new musical that turns Shakespeare's As You Like It into a full-out rock concert. The show will play 54 Below on March 5.


Frankie J. Grande Brings LIVIN' LA VIDA GRANDE to 54 Below TonightFrankie J. Grande Brings LIVIN' LA VIDA GRANDE to 54 Below Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - Frankie J. Grande brings LIVIN' LA VIDA GRANDE to 54 Below tonight and tomorrow, January 20 at 7PM & January 21 at 9:30PM.


BWW Interview: KINKY BOOTS' Ellyn Marie Marsh Discusses 'Inappropriate' Encore at 54 BelowBWW Interview: KINKY BOOTS' Ellyn Marie Marsh Discusses 'Inappropriate' Encore at 54 Below
by Matt Tamanini (Cabaret)

(1/20/2015) - Do you love musical theatre? Of course you do. Do you love ridiculously talented musical theatre professionals delivering insanely funny versions of classic songs? That goes without saying, right? Well in that case, you must get to 54 Below on January 31st at 11:30pm for the encore presentation of Ellyn Marie Marsh's solo show 'Inappropriate.'


TOMATOES GOT TALENT Finalists to Perform 1/28 at Stage 72TOMATOES GOT TALENT Finalists to Perform 1/28 at Stage 72
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - The 'Tomatoes Got Talent' show will take place on Wednesday, January 28 at 7PM at Stage 72/Triad, 158 West 72nd St.


NEWSIES Star Capathia Jenkins to Bring MORE WOMAN THAN YOU KNOW to Garner, 1/31NEWSIES Star Capathia Jenkins to Bring MORE WOMAN THAN YOU KNOW to Garner, 1/31
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - Capathia Jenkins will perform 'More Woman Than You Know' on Saturday, January 31 at 7:30 pm at Garner Performing Arts Center.


Anita Gillette & Penny Fuller Set To Bring SIN TWISTERS To UK, 1/31 & 2/1Anita Gillette & Penny Fuller Set To Bring SIN TWISTERS To UK, 1/31 & 2/1
by Pat Cerasaro (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - SIN TWISTERS is coming to the UK!


LOVELY LADIES OF CABARET to Benefit Cabaret Cares/Help Is On The Way Today at the Met Room, 1/25LOVELY LADIES OF CABARET to Benefit Cabaret Cares/Help Is On The Way Today at the Met Room, 1/25
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - After eight years of terrifically entertaining, monthly fundraisers at The Laurie Beechman Theater, Cabaret Cares/Help Is On The Way Today is on the move! The 501c non-profit organization that assists children and youth living with HIV/AIDS is relocating to new digs. The first event of 2015 will be held on January 25th at Metropolitan Room, where the charity's founder, Joseph Macchia, is the co-booking manager with owner Bernie Furshpan. Cabaret entertainer Gretchen Reinhagen will host "Lovely Ladies Of Cabaret" with Jennylind Parris, Karen Mason, Tracy Stark, and Joanna Morton Gary. Gretchen will also perform. Metropolitan Room is in the fashionable Flatiron District at 34 West 22nd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues.


Brian Charles Rooney, Joey Calveri, David Davila and More to Perform Music of Benjamin Wright in 'FEEL THE WHIPLASH', 1/24Brian Charles Rooney, Joey Calveri, David Davila and More to Perform Music of Benjamin Wright in 'FEEL THE WHIPLASH', 1/24
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - Texas musical theatre composer Benjamin Brundrett Wright makes his New York City concert debut at the Laurie Beechman Theatre on January 24th with FEEL THE WHIPLASH: Songs for Throwing Popcorn & Chasing Whales! The concert is presented as part of Lone Star Theatre Co's TX MUSIC / NY STAGES concert series which brings Texas composers to New York City.


2015 Your Theatrics International Cabaret Contest Winners Announced2015 Your Theatrics International Cabaret Contest Winners Announced
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - Eleven finalists took to the stage at the 2015 Your Theatrics International Cabaret Contest (YTICC) Grand Final at The Basement in Sydney on Saturday night. Heat winners from Adelaide, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Melbourne, Auckland, and Sydney came together to compete for the chance to win a career changing prize package.


THE LAST SHIP Company Will Reunite for 54 Below Concert on 3/2THE LAST SHIP Company Will Reunite for 54 Below Concert on 3/2
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - THE LAST SHIP will play its final performance on Broadway on Saturday, January 24 at 8 p.m., but fans still have another chance to catch the cast in action. On March 2 (9:30PM) they will reunite at 54 Below for 'Songs in the Quay of Life: THE LAST SHIP Company in Concert.' The original cast and band will celebrate their run with an eclectic evening themed around seafaring songs. Proceeds will go to support Wallsend Boys Club in the north of England, which was founded by shipbuilders.


Karen Mason to Play Don't Tell Mama Throughout MarchKaren Mason to Play Don't Tell Mama Throughout March
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - At 7pm every Sunday and Monday during the month of March, Karen will return to the legendary cabaret Don't Tell Mama (343 West 46th Street), to the very room that she and Nancy LaMott opened in l982. Mason at Mama's in March is her brand new show with great new arrangements of classics, new songs and some of the music she and her longtime composer/arranger Brian Lasser performed in those early days at Mama's. This engagement will culminate in a special Birthday Celebration on Monday, March 30th. Mason at Mama's In March will be directed by Barry Kleinbort, with Musical Direction and Accompaniment by Christopher Denny.


Mary Testa, Karen Mason to Join Cast of SIDE SHOW & More in BROADWAY UNPLUGGED at Town Hall, 1/26Mary Testa, Karen Mason to Join Cast of SIDE SHOW & More in BROADWAY UNPLUGGED at Town Hall, 1/26
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - Broadway Unplugged, the critically acclaimed annual concert event at The Town Hall, will make history once again when, on Monday, January 26th, the stars of the recent revival of SIDE SHOW, ERIN DAVIE & EMILY PADGETT, sing their famous two duets for the first time in a major concert hall without the aid of any amplification.


Christine Ebersole, Frankie J. Grande & More Set for 54 Below This WeekChristine Ebersole, Frankie J. Grande & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551.


Marc Kudisch, Alli Mauzey, Duncan Sheik and More Join Sky Pony at Joe's Pub TonightMarc Kudisch, Alli Mauzey, Duncan Sheik and More Join Sky Pony at Joe's Pub Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - Brooklyn band Sky-Pony (fronted by Tony nominee Lauren Worsham of Broadway's A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder) is known for shows that bridge the gap between rock and theater. At Joe's Pub tonight, January 19, they'll combine these interests with special show that includes a cavalcade of luminaries from the world of Broadway.


Joey Contreras and Eric Michael Krop Join Forces for Free Rockwood Music Hall Concert TonightJoey Contreras and Eric Michael Krop Join Forces for Free Rockwood Music Hall Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - Singer-songwriters Joey Contreras and Eric Michael Krop bring their theatre-infused pop catalog to Rockwood Music Hall tonight, January 19th.


Lena Hall, Lesli Margherita, Kate Shindle and More Set for BROADWAY SINGS P!NK Tonight at Highline BallroomLena Hall, Lesli Margherita, Kate Shindle and More Set for BROADWAY SINGS P!NK Tonight at Highline Ballroom
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - BROADWAY SINGS P!NK, the seventh concert of the series, is set for tonight, January 19, at the Highline Ballroom.


Ashley Brown, Jessie Mueller, James Monroe Iglehart and More Join Scott Alan at 54 Below TonightAshley Brown, Jessie Mueller, James Monroe Iglehart and More Join Scott Alan at 54 Below Tonight
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/19/2015) - Scott Alan is set to make his concert debut at 54 Below tonight, January 19th.


Hannah Kloepfer, Ashley Moniz, and Emily Tyra Join LOVE SONGS FOR VDAY at 54 BelowHannah Kloepfer, Ashley Moniz, and Emily Tyra Join LOVE SONGS FOR VDAY at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/18/2015) - 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents LOVE SONGS for VDAY on February 14th, 2015.


Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for January 19-25, Featuring Frankie J. Grande, Christine Ebersole, and More!Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for January 19-25, Featuring Frankie J. Grande, Christine Ebersole, and More!
by Louisa Brady (Cabaret)

(1/18/2015) - Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestra's begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven- o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: Scott Alan and Friends; Livin' La Vida Grande; Christine Ebersole in Big Noise from Winnetka; Mitchell Jarvis in Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living Everywhere; and The Songs of F. Michael Haynie.


Highlights in Jazz Concert Series Presents 43rd SeasonHighlights in Jazz Concert Series Presents 43rd Season
by BWW News Desk (Cabaret)

(1/18/2015) - Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz, New York's longest running jazz concert series, kicks off its 43rd season on Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 8:00 PM at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center at Borough Manhattan Community College, 199 Chambers Street, NY, 10007.