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Stephen Sorokoff

Stephen Sorokoff Stephen is also the cabaret/ music and co-theatre editor of the Times Square Chronicles. He studied at the Manhattan School of Music. Besides being a pianist, Stephen’s business career was in the Fashion Industry. He was CEO of a textile manufacturing facility and President of an international textile machinery company. Stephen was on the Board of Directors of the “First All Children’s Theatre” which brought the Stephen Schwartz musical The Trip and Captain Louie to the Kennedy Center in Wash DC. His wife Eda, an interior space designer and classical pianist was on the Board of Barrington Stage Company and is still active at BSC. Stephen’s photographs, videos and articles appear on Broadwayworld.com, T2Conline.com and The New York Observer. He is active in the entertainment events at the Friars Club, where he is a member, and a voting member Berkshire Theatre Critics Association. Stephen is an Honorary Advisory Board Member of The Society For The Preservation of the Great American Song Book. Email: stephensorokoff@gmail.com.



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Photo Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama PhotoPhoto Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama
Posted: Jun. 15, 2021


Photo Coverage: Rob Russell Celebrates His Birthday with a Performance at Pelican Caf PhotoPhoto Coverage: Rob Russell Celebrates His Birthday with a Performance at Pelican Cafe Cabaret
Posted: Jun. 17, 2021


LAST 365 DAYS

Photo Coverage: Billy Stritch Live and in Person at the Wick Theatre PhotoPhoto Coverage: Billy Stritch Live and in Person at the Wick Theatre
Posted: Jan. 30, 2021


BWW Review: Marilyn Maye at the Wick Cabaret PhotoBWW Review: Marilyn Maye at the Wick Cabaret
Posted: Apr. 8, 2021


Photo Coverage: CBS SUNDAY MORNING and Mo Rocca Attend Marilyn Maye Birthday Performa PhotoPhoto Coverage: CBS SUNDAY MORNING and Mo Rocca Attend Marilyn Maye Birthday Performance at Wick Cabaret
Posted: Apr. 11, 2021


Photo Coverage: Nicolas King at Wick Cabaret PhotoPhoto Coverage: Nicolas King at Wick Cabaret
Posted: Mar. 6, 2021


Photo Coverage: Anthony Nunziata Brings LOVE SONGS FROM BROADWAY Live to the WICK The PhotoPhoto Coverage: Anthony Nunziata Brings LOVE SONGS FROM BROADWAY Live to the WICK Theatre
Posted: Feb. 13, 2021


Photo Coverage: Clint Homes Electrifies Audiences at the Wick Theatre Cabaret PhotoPhoto Coverage: Clint Homes Electrifies Audiences at the Wick Theatre Cabaret
Posted: Apr. 17, 2021


Photo Coverage: Carole J. Bufford Launches New Cabaret Series at Harbourside Place Am PhotoPhoto Coverage: Carole J. Bufford Launches New Cabaret Series at Harbourside Place Amphitheater
Posted: Mar. 14, 2021


Photo Coverage: Rob Russell Celebrates His Birthday with a Performance at Pelican Cafe Cabaret
June 17, 2021

It was a “Love Boat” for (Captain) Rob Russell at the Pelican Cabaret last night as fully vaccinated fans joined in the act to help Mr. Palm Beach celebrate his birthday.  The entertainer and designated spinner of tunes in DIck Robinson’s dugout of Legends Radio Hosts had much to celebrate.  

Photo Coverage: Dave Konig and Elliot Finkel - Music and Comedy at Don't Tell Mama
June 15, 2021

The comedy and musicianship displayed by comic/actor Dave Konig and music director Elliot Finkel in Don’t Tell Mama last night was reminiscent of the glory days of Borscht Belt Hotels. 

Photo Flash: First Look at MICHELE BALAN IS TOURING AND FLORIDA HAS BECOME A BIG JOKE
May 7, 2021

Sometimes happenings in Florida are no laughing matter but that was not the case this weekend. Stand Up Comedian Michele Balan flew into Florida for a few gigs.

Photo Coverage: Marilyn Maye Goes Out To Dine And Winds Up Singing For Her Supper at Table 26
April 30, 2021

A few days post Marilyn Maye’s memorable engagement in the Wick Theatre Cabaret Johnny Carson’s favorite singer was relaxing and dining with friends at Table 26 in Palm Beach.  The other patrons in the restaurant subsequently got an unexpected rare treat. 

Photo Coverage: Rob Russell Returns to the Pelican Cafe Cabaret
April 22, 2021

Rob Russell survived the pandemic and two heart operations this past year so his return to the stage caused a joyous celebration last night at the Pelican Cafe Cabaret.   His Palm Beach fans gave him a standing ovation as they sang “It’s so nice to have you back where you belong” to “Mr. Palm Beach”.  

Photo Coverage: Clint Homes Electrifies Audiences at the Wick Theatre Cabaret
April 17, 2021

Continuing its lineup of top-tier cabaret entertainment the Wick Theatre is presenting Clint Holmes in its glamorous supper club.    

Photo Coverage: Copeland Davis Plays Cafe Centro Cabaret
April 15, 2021

He currently is giving quite a work-out to the Grand Piano in the Cafe Centro Cabaret in Palm Beach and last night some notable show biz folks were in his audience and were inspired by his pianistic abilities to give an impromptu performance.  It was another night of standing ovations for Copeland Davis.

Photo Coverage: CBS SUNDAY MORNING and Mo Rocca Attend Marilyn Maye Birthday Performance at Wick Cabaret
April 11, 2021

Friends, Celebrities, Fans, Dick Robinson’s Legends Radio, together with Mo Rocca and the CBS Sunday Morning Show crew were all in the Cabaret Room at The Wick Theater last night for a momentous performance by Marilyn Maye on the occasion of her 93rd Birthday.  It wasn’t only CBS that had its cameras on for the big event. 

BWW Review: Marilyn Maye at the Wick Cabaret
April 8, 2021

And now the Wick Theater has deservedly and symbolically been anointed as one of the most important Cabaret venues by another Marilyn - Marilyn Maye, who without doubt is one of the most towering vocalists in American popular music. She began her 4 night engagement last evening in the Wick Cabaret. (The Wick Theatre will be opening shortly).

Photo Coverage: Billy Stritch Returns to the Wick Cabaret
April 2, 2021

Although the official location of Billy’s Place is located on Manhattan’s Central Park South it’s now transforming itself into anywhere that Mr. Stritch sits at the piano and croons in his musically elegant style.

Photo Coverage: Carole J. Bufford Launches New Cabaret Series at Harbourside Place Amphitheater
March 14, 2021

A beautiful outdoor venue, yachts parked on the waterway behind the  stage, moon and stars overhead and a glorious voice performing a musical crossover selection of songs.  Andrea Bocelli live in concert at the breathtaking costal setting of Portofino, Italy?  Nope, it was Carole J. Bufford in the Harbourside Place Amphitheater in Jupiter, Florida.  

Photo Coverage: Nicolas King at Wick Cabaret
March 6, 2021

Imagine  a night club gig starring  Mel Torme, with Anita O’Day or Ella Fitzgerald as his guest vocalist, and the Oscar Peterson Trio backing them up.  That’s the way it sounded in the Wick Theater’s Cabaret last night as the award winning singer Nicolas King had guest vocalist Veronica Swift and pianist Mike Renzi and trio on the stage with him.  It was a musically sophisticated audience at the dinner tables for this show.. Everyone in the elegant room had reserved well in advance.  

Photo Coverage: Anthony Nunziata Brings LOVE SONGS FROM BROADWAY Live to the WICK Theatre
February 13, 2021

Anthony Nunziata is already known to area audiences for his performance collaborations with his identical twin brother Will. While the two brothers still perform together, Anthony has also launched a flourishing solo career as a vocalist, songwriter and recording artist.

Photo Coverage: Billy Stritch Live and in Person at the Wick Theatre
January 30, 2021

Billy Stritch brought the musical elegance of his wildly successful internet show “Billy’s Place” to the glamorous Cabaret Room at The Wick Theatre last night. Miami and Palm Beach celebs turned out for the event as did Billy’s South Florida fans who filled every table in the CDC compliant Cabaret space created by Marilyn Wick.

BWW Interview: MNM Theatre Company Presents A Socially-Distanced CLOSER THAN EVER
November 24, 2020

Malty & Shire's Closer Than Ever has been filmed utilizing a creative social distanced technique and will begin streaming on November 27th.

Photo Coverage: MALTBY & SHIRE'S 'CLOSER THAN EVER' Socially Distanced Using Innovative Technology at MNM Theatre Company
November 9, 2020

Closer Than Ever, the award winning show by lyricist Richard Malty, Jr. and composer David Shire, has been creatively filmed for streaming by a group of theatre professionals at the MNM Theatre Company.  

Photo Flash: Melissa Errico & Joel Grey Head 25th Anniversary Gold Coast Arts Gala
October 14, 2020

Melissa Errico & Joel Grey headed an All Star Cast at the 25th Anniversary Opening Night Gala Celebrating Gold Coast Arts. The organization founded by Regina Gil in 1995 has seen hundreds of thousands of students pass through it’s doors and has been the host to numerous musical and art events over the years.

Photo Coverage: Live Music Begins At The Pelican Cabaret
August 20, 2020

Last night the audience at the Pelican Cabaret came together in spirit and song, (albeit 6 feet apart) as singer/entertainer Rob Russell ended his “cabaret quarantine” with a lively show at the popular Palm Beach establishment.   

BWW Review: Tom Dreesen's STILL STANDING... MY JOURNEY FROM STREETS & SALOONS TO THE STAGE AND SINATRA
August 14, 2020

Frank Sinatra loved to play along with the TV game show Jeopardy. Here's a Jeopardy question .....What little boy in Chicago, used to shine shoes in taverns while a jukebox in the background played Sinatra tunes and then became Frank Sinatra's opening act on tour for 14 years? He was also MC and pallbearer at Mr. Sinatra's funeral.

BWW Feature: Entertainment Company Pivots To Socially Distanced Interactive Virtual Events
May 23, 2020

Every seat in the house will have a great view at shows which are offered by renowned event planner  Craig Neier. 



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