Sonny Burke News

Baby Jane Dexter to Bring MORE RULES OF THE ROAD to the Met Room, 4/18 & 4/25
by BWW News Desk - Apr 01, 2014

In what can only be called a drive-by performance, the indomitable Baby Jane Dexter is bringing 'More Rules of the Road' for two-night special engagement this month. The critically acclaimed traffic-stopper plays two Fridays -- April 18 and 25 -- both at 7pm. Her back-seat driver is Ian Herman, her music director at the piano. (more...)

Baby Jane Dexter to Return to the Metropolitan Room with MORE RULES OF THE ROAD, 4/18 & 4/25
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2014

Back from a SRO concert in San Miguel de Allende in Mexico where she performed More Rules of the Road at the Angela Perlata Theater and Opera House, Baby Jane Dexter returns to Metropolitan Room for two performances of that hit show on Friday, April 18 and Friday April 25. (more...)

BWW Reviews: ADELAIDE FRINGE 2014: WHO'S AFRAID OF THE BIG BAD WOLF? WOMEN WRITE SONGS TOO Will Take You Into The Woods in Song and Humour
by Barry Lenny - Mar 01, 2014

If you like high quality, memorable music, superbly performed, with a clever and informative narrative, then you will love this unique cabaret production. (more...)

El Capitan Theatre to Screen LADY AND THE TRAMP, 2/14-20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2014

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre will present Disney's animated classic “Lady and the Tramp,” along with Disney's all-new stop-motion animated short film, “Blank: A Vinylmation Love Story” February 14-20 2014, it was announced today by Lylle Breier, Senior Vice President of Worldwide Special Events for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. This special engagement is exclusively at the El Capitan Theatre. (more...)

Baby Jane Dexter Announces New Show: More Rules Of The Road
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2013

Baby Jane Dexter's new show, More Rules of the Road,debuts at Metropolitan Room for six performances only beginning Friday, November 22 and running on Fridays, a Saturday and one Thursday through December 27 (more...)

92Y's Lyrics & Lyricists Continue with GIVE ME FEVER: THE MANY VOICES OF PEGGY LEE, Now thru 2/25
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2013

Today, February 23 and February 24 and 25 Lyrics & Lyricists tours Miss Peggy Lee's hip musical landscape with guest artistic director Billy Stritch and vocalists Barbara Fasano, La Tanya Hall and Gabrielle Stravelli. Cabaret legend Marilyn Maye, who frequently includes Peggy Lee classics in her shows, joins the show as a special guest. (more...)

92Y's Lyrics & Lyricists to Continue with GIVE ME FEVER: THE MANY VOICES OF PEGGY LEE, 2/23-25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2013

On February 23, 24 and 25 Lyrics & Lyricists tours Miss Peggy Lee's hip musical landscape with guest artistic director Billy Stritch and vocalists Barbara Fasano, La Tanya Hall and Gabrielle Stravelli. Cabaret legend Marilyn Maye, who frequently includes Peggy Lee classics in her shows, joins the show as a special guest. (more...)

CABARET LIFE NYC: It's Raining Women -- Reviews of 12 Shows From a Cabaret Fall
by Stephen Hanks - Dec 29, 2012

By the last August, I had fallen so far behind on writing reviews of cabaret shows from the spring and early summer (I guess it's a positive when there are more performers and shows in New York than days in the week) that I decided to play catch up by combining a bunch of critiques into one big column. I hadn't planned on doing that again, but this fall there were so many shows that once again I couldn't keep up. but at least I've beaten my self-imposed deadline New Year's Eve deadline of posting these reviews of 12 shows, all staged between September-December by lovely, attractive women (okay, so one is a gender-bender) of varying talents and levels on the cabaret depth chart, from established stars to MAC and Bistro Award-winners to comeback 'kids' to interesting beginners and occasional performers who are in the game to follow their bliss. Whether their performances were rave-worthy, earning of qualified praise, or not quite up to snuff, they all deserve kudos for taking the plunge. (more...)

Baby Jane Dexter Makes Metropolitan Room Premiere in THE RULES OF THE ROAD, 11/16-12/22
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2012

This new show will be all the road rage. The indomitable Baby Jane Dexter premieres an all-new show, "The Rules of the Road," on Friday November 16 at 7pm. For six consecutive Fridays and Todays through December 22 Dexter parks herself at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, with music partner Ross Patterson on piano. (more...)

Baby Jane Dexter Makes Metropolitan Room Premiere in THE RULES OF THE ROAD, Now thru 12/22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2012

This new show will be all the road rage. The indomitable Baby Jane Dexter premieres an all-new show, "The Rules of the Road," tonight, November 16 at 7pm. For six consecutive Todays and Saturdays through December 22 Dexter parks herself at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, with music partner Ross Patterson on piano. (more...)

Baby Jane Dexter Makes Metropolitan Room Premiere in THE RULES OF THE ROAD, 11/16-12/22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 08, 2012

This new show will be all the road rage. The indomitable Baby Jane Dexter premieres an all-new show, "The Rules of the Road," on Friday November 16 at 7pm. For six consecutive Fridays and Saturdays through December 22 Dexter parks herself at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, with music partner Ross Patterson on piano. (more...)

El Capitan Theatre Screens 'The Lady and the Tramp,' 2/3-16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2012

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre will present Walt Disney's animated classic "Lady and the Tramp" along with Disney's all-new short, "Puppy Love" February 3-16 2012, it was announced today by Lylle Breier, senior vice president of worldwide special events for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. This special engagement is exclusively at the El Capitan Theatre and features a special live appearance by Mickey Mouse at every showing. Guests can also take home the beloved classic with the first time on Diamond Edition Blu-Ray combo pack available for pre-order February 7th. (more...)

El Capitan Theatre Screens 'The Lady and the Tramp,' 2/3-16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 03, 2012

Hollywood's legendary El Capitan Theatre will present Walt Disney's animated classic "Lady and the Tramp" along with Disney's all-new short, "Puppy Love" February 3-16 2012, it was announced today by Lylle Breier, senior vice president of worldwide special events for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. This special engagement is exclusively at the El Capitan Theatre and features a special live appearance by Mickey Mouse at every showing. Guests can also take home the beloved classic with the first time on Diamond Edition Blu-Ray combo pack available for pre-order February 7th. (more...)

Frank Sinatra Jr. & His Big Band Perform in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2011

Premiere vocalist Frank Sinatra Jr. and his 20-piece big band conducted by Terry Woodson will pay tribute to his legendary father and entertainment icon Frank Sinatra by performing his treasured hits in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans Showroom, June 25 and 26. (more...)

Frank Sinatra Jr. & His Big Band Perform in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2011

Premiere vocalist Frank Sinatra Jr. and his 20-piece big band conducted by Terry Woodson will pay tribute to his legendary father and entertainment icon Frank Sinatra by performing his treasured hits in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans Showroom, June 25 and 26. (more...)

Frank Sinatra Jr. & His Big Band Perform in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2011

Premiere vocalist Frank Sinatra Jr. and his 20-piece big band conducted by Terry Woodson will pay tribute to his legendary father and entertainment icon Frank Sinatra by performing his treasured hits in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans Showroom, June 25 and 26. (more...)

Frank Sinatra Jr. and His Big Band Perform in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2010

Premiere vocalist Frank Sinatra Jr. and his 20-piece big band conducted by Terry Woodson will pay tribute to his legendary father and entertainment icon Frank Sinatra by performing his treasured hits in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans Showroom, November 19, 20 and 21. (more...)

Frank Sinatra Jr. and His Big Band Perform in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2010

Premiere vocalist Frank Sinatra Jr. and his 20-piece big band conducted by Terry Woodson will pay tribute to his legendary father and entertainment icon Frank Sinatra by performing his treasured hits in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans Showroom, November 19, 20 and 21. (more...)

Frank Sinatra Jr. and His Big Band Perform in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2010

Premiere vocalist Frank Sinatra Jr. and his 20-piece big band conducted by Terry Woodson will pay tribute to his legendary father and entertainment icon Frank Sinatra by performing his treasured hits in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at The Orleans Showroom, November 19, 20 and 21. (more...)

Frank Sinatra Jr. Performs at the Suncoast Showroom, 4/11
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2010

Premiere vocalist Frank Sinatra Jr. and his 20-piece big band conducted by Terry Woodson will pay tribute to his legendary father and entertainment icon Frank Sinatra by performing his treasured hits in Sinatra Sings Sinatra at the Suncoast Showroom, April 11. (more...)

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