Rob Russell News

Now Playing Onstage in Fort Lauderdale - Week of 3/23/2014
by BWW - Mar 23, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/23/2014 for Fort Lauderdale (more...)

Photo Coverage: Amanda McBroom Plays the Colony Hotel in Palm Beach
by Stephen Sorokoff - Feb 26, 2014

This week at The Colony Hotel in Palm Beach Florida, Rob Russell entertainment director is presenting Amanda McBroom. Appearing with Amanda, is her long time collaborator and music director pianist/composer Michele Brourman. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Nicholas King Returns to Don't Tell Mama
by Stephen Sorokoff - Oct 11, 2013

On October 9, Nicolas King, dubbed 'the precociously polished crooner' by the New York Times, returned to Don't Tell Mama and you can check out photos from the performance below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside New York Cabaret Convention's BEFORE THE PARADE PASSES BY
by Stephen Sorokoff - Oct 11, 2013

For four magical nights in October, the Mabel Mercer Foundation present a sparkling array of America's leading cabaret stars. Among the 60 outstanding artists who will take the stage at the Rose Theater at Jazz at Lincoln Center. Last night was Before The Parade Passes By, hosted by KLea Blackhurst and starring Corinna SowersAdler, Raissa Katona Bennett, William Blake, Kevin Dozier, Liam Forde, John Forster, Gregory Generet,Tanya Holt,Eva Kantor, Stearns Matthews, Sally Mayes, Colleen McHugh, Marissa Mulder, Sidney Myer, Mark Nadler, Georga Osborne, and Nick Ziobro. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Nicolas King Plays Royal Room at Colony Hotel
by Stephen Sorokoff - Feb 21, 2013

Nicolas King has been performing since age 4. He was seen first on Broadway in Beauty & The Beast, then in A Thousand Clowns opposite Tom Selleck, and in Hollywood Arms directed by Hal Prince, all before the age of 13. Check out photos from inside his Colony Hotel show below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening of the 23rd New York Cabaret Cabaret Convention
by Stephen Sorokoff - Oct 18, 2012

The annual New York City Cabaret Convention -- conceived, launched, and brilliantly sustained for the past 23 seasons by The Mabel Mercer Foundation --has honored many specific people and events across the past two decades. Legendary performers, composers, lyricists, and their anniversaries have all had their day and their due as the Convention grew in visibility, stature, and acclaim. (more...)

Photo Coverage: KT Sullivan Brings 'Rhyme, Women and Song' to The Colony in Palm Beach
by Stephen Sorokoff - Feb 27, 2012

From February 21 through February 25, KT Sullivan brought her cabaret act, Rhyme, Women and Song to the Royal Room at the Colony in Palm Beach Florida. BroadwayWorld was on hand, and brings you photo coverage below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Paulo Szot Plays The Colony's Royal Room in Palm Beach
by Stephen Sorokoff - Feb 20, 2012

Paulo Szot brought his Carlyle show, which played a three-week engagement in January, to the Palm Beach Colony Hotel's Royal Room from February 7 through February 18. Billy Strich was back as the show's musical director. Check out photos from the Palm Beach engagement below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Andrea Marcovicci, Marilyn Maye, et al. at 2011 CABARET CONVENTION; Day 2-3
by Stephen Sorokoff - Oct 24, 2011

On Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, October 20, 21, 22, The Mabel Mercer Foundation presented its 22nd annual Cabaret Convention at The Rose Theater, Frederick P. Rose Hall at Jazz at Lincoln Center. More than forty exemplary vocalists and musicians appeared in three diverse programs. heck out photos from the event below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: Amanda McBroom Brings 'Strange Days' to The Metropolitan Room
by Stephen Sorokoff - Oct 24, 2011

It was appropriate that Amanda McBroom and Michele Brourman clasped each others hands in jubilation at the end of Amanda's cabaret show 'Strange Days'. It is not very often that I've heard such a unity exist between accompanist and vocalist. Michele was not just a supportive partner, her playing perfectly augmented the genius of Amanda McBroom. Of course both Amanda & Michele are both songwriters and they have an uncommonly warm collaboration which made it a truly magical evening. (more...)

The Colony Hotel Announces Tenth Anniversary Season
by Beau Higgins - Aug 16, 2010

The Colony Hotel, which The Palm Beach Post has hailed as 'probably the best place for cabaret on the planet' - announced a star-studded, 10th anniversary season of the hotel's celebrated Royal Room, featuring headliners straight from Broadway and the most sophisticated nightspots in Chicago, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and Manhattan. (more...)

The Colony Hotel Announces Tenth Anniversary Season
by Beau Higgins - Aug 02, 2010

The Colony Hotel - which The Palm Beach Post has hailed as 'probably the best place for cabaret on the planet' - announced a star-studded, 10th anniversary season of the hotel's celebrated Royal Room, featuring headliners straight from Broadway and the most sophisticated nightspots in Chicago, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and Manhattan. (more...)

Karen Oberlin - Jennifer Sheehan - Headline At Palm Beach's Colony Hotel
by Beau Higgins - Jul 21, 2010

The Colony Hotel - which The Palm Beach Post has hailed as 'probably the best place for cabaret on the planet' - continues its summer cabaret season in its Royal Room Supper Club. Cabaret headliners perform at 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, with doors opening at 6:45 p.m. for dinner. (more...)

Faith Prince To Record Live CD During Royal Room Run 4/13-4/16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2010

Tony Award winner Faith Prince will be recording a live CD during her stint at Palm Beach's Royal Room at the Colony Hotel from April 13-16. This will be the performer's fifth engagement at the Royal Room. (more...)

Faith Prince To Record Live CD During Royal Room Run 4/13-4/16
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2010

Tony Award winner Faith Prince will be recording a live CD during her stint at Palm Beach's Royal Room at the Colony Hotel from April 13-16. This will be the performer's fifth engagement at the Royal Room. (more...)

Photo Coverage: NICOLAS KING plays the ROYAL ROOM at THE COLONY HOTEL
by - Jan 01, 2000