2 Weeks to Vote for the BWW Cabaret Awards; Current Live Standings

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By: Dec. 18, 2023
2 Weeks to Vote for the BWW Cabaret Awards; Current Live Standings
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2023 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Standings

Best Alternative Cabaret Show
ALYSHA UMPHRESS: AND THINGS LIKE THIS... - Joe's Pub 36%
KIKI & HERB - Joe's Pub, BAM 24%
ARKAI - 54 Below, Chelsea Table + Stage 15%
THIRD SEX - Parkside Lounge 13%
KIM DAVID SMITH: MOSTLY MARLENE - Joe's Pub 12%

Best Big Band/Swing Show
SWING LESSONS WITH MELISSA ERRICO AND BILLY STRITCH - 54 Below 42%
BIRDLAND BIG BAND - Birdland 30%
JENNIFER PACE QUINTET - Swing 46 21%
FOUR SEASONS OF JULIAN FLEISHER - Joe's Pub 7%

Best Burlesque Show
HOTSY TOTSY BURLESQUE - The Slipper Room 48%
HONEY BEAVERS - Birdland 41%
AIROTIC SOIREE - HK Hall 10%

Best Comedy Act
JACKIE HOFFMAN: IT’S OVER, WHO HAS WEED? - Joe’s Pub 49%
SETH MEYERS - City Winery 36%
JEFF HILLER: MIDDLE AGED INGENUE - Joe's Pub 15%

Best Debut Show - One Night Only
KATIE LAVELLE: GOODBYE 20S - Don't Tell Mama 16%
JONATHAN HOOVER: SECOND RATE SOMEBODY - 54 Below 12%
MICKEY PETTIT: EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED FROM ETHEL MERMAN - 54 Below 10%
THE BRYCE EDWARDS FRIVOLITY HOUR - Don't Tell Mama 10%
JAYSON KERR: INDECISIVELY YOURS - The Green Room 42 10%
AVA LOCKNAR - Caveat 7%
WREN RIVERA - 54 Below 7%
JAVIER GARCIA: MEXICO LINDO Y QUERIDO - 54 Below 6%
JAMES JACKSON JR: ON BROADWAY - Chelsea Table + Stage 6%
CYNTHIA CLAREY: BRIDGE OVER MUDDIED WATERS - Laurie Beechman Theatre, West BankCafé 5%
BARRICADE BOYS - 54 Below 5%
PAULA GALLOWAY: AGAINST TYPE - 54 Below 4%

Best Debut Show - Run of Shows
ADAM SANK: BAD DATES - The Stonewall Inn 25%
TAYLOR IMAN JONES - 54 Below 16%
HUGH PANARO - 54 Below 12%
SAMANTHA PAULY - Chelsea Table + Stage 10%
ALEX DE SUZE: LATE BLOOMER - Don’t Tell Mama 9%
JOSIE DE GUZMAN: BACK WHERE I STARTED - The Green Room 42 8%
MICHELLE POLINSKY: THIS IS HOW I TALK - Don't Tell Mama 5%
JANINE LAMANNA: BLACK AND GOLD - The Green Room 42 5%
GRACIE MCGRAW: I WILL PROBABLY CRY - Chelsea Table + Stage 4%
JEAN LOUISA KELLY: ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN - Laurie Beechman Theatre 4%
JO BRISBANE: MOD HOLLYWOOD! TUNES FROM A TOWN WITHOUT PITY - Don't Tell Mama NYC 3%

Best Director
Sandy Kost-Sterner - SPOTLIGHT KIDZ KABARET, LYRICS FOR A CAUSE - Laurie Beechman Theatre 11%
Lennie Watts - IF JOE ALLEN'S WALLS COULD SING & OTHER HIDDEN GEMS, MOD HOLLYWOOD! TUNES FROM A TOWN WITHOUT PITY, THOSE GIRLS SING THE BROADWAY! VOL 1 - Don't Tell Mama 10%
Robbie Rozelle - JONATHAN HOOVER; MAURICIO MARTINEZ; ROBERT BANNON; PAULA GALLOWAY - 54 Below 9%
Richard Jay-Alexander - HUGH PANARO - 54 Below 8%
Michael Kirk Lane - KATIE LAVELLE: GOODBYE 20S, MICHELLE POLINSKY: THIS IS HOW I TALK - Don't Tell Mama 8%
Lina Koutrakos - DESTINATION MOON: DIANE D’ANGELO - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Rockwood Music Hall 6%
Tanya Moberly - THE DAME'S SASSY SATURDAYS, FOREVER ME WITH LOVE, MARNIE KLAR SINGS CARLY SIMON, IN THIS TRAVELING HEART - Don't Tell Mama 6%
K. Zeigler - EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED FROM ETHEL MERMAN - 54 Below 6%
Mikayla Petrilla - 54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD - 54 Below 6%
Barry Kleinbort - LORNA DALLAS: GLAMOROUS NIGHTS AND RAINY DAYS - Laurie Beechman Theatre 5%
Mark Nadler - LISA VIGGIANO SINGS THE JANE OLIVOR SONGBOOK - Don't Tell Mama, Laurie Beechman 5%
Madelyn Monaghan - FACE THE MUSIC - Rockwood Music Hall, Laurie Beechman Theatre 4%
Andy Crosten - BOUND FOR BROADWAY - The Triad Theater 4%
Max McGuire & Christopher Carver - VANGARI: MOON TUNES AND MAD THINGS - Don't Tell Mama NYC, PANGEA, The Pheasantry (London) 3%
Dionne Figgins - KYLE TYLOR PARKER'S JUKE JOINT JUBILLE - Midnight Theatre 3%
Elizabeth Fahsbender - CABARET ON THE COUCH LIVE! - The Green Room 42 2%
Mitchell Walker - FROM THE SOUL: LIVE AT JOE'S PUB (LIVE RECORDING CONCERT) - Joe's Pub 2%
Jaime Cepero - THE FUNCTION - The Green Room 42 2%
Jake Bazel - MICHAEL KIRK LANE: WHATEVER I FEEL - Chelsea Table + Stage 1%

Best Drag Artist or Impersonator
David Sabella/Amanda Reckonwith - AMANDA RECKWONWITH IN RESIDENTIAL CARE - Pangea 27%
Kevin Smith Kirkwood - KEVIN SMITH KIRKWOOD IS CLASSIC WHITNEY: ALIVE! - Joe's Pub 17%
Andy Darling - ANDY DARLING: LIFE'S A DRAG - The Triad Theater 13%
Tara Bull - BROADWAY'S A DRAG, 54 DOES 54 - 54 Below 12%
Scott F. Mason - DAME EDNA'S HONORARY UNDERSTUDY - THE DAME'S SASSY SATURDAYS - Don't Tell Mama 11%
Plasma - PLASMA FULLY LOADED - Duplex, 54 Below 8%
Godiva Romance - TO PROUDLY GO - Barracuda Lounge 7%
Heather Wood - TO PROUDLY GO - Barracuda Lounge 6%

Best Duo Show
Nicolas Dromard & Desiree Davar - NIC & DESI: SUPERHEROES IN LOVE - 54 Below, The Green Room 42 34%
Kate Baldwin & Aaron Lazar - ALL FOR YOU - 54 Below 26%
Seth Sikes & Nicolas King - THE NEW BELTERS - 54 Below, The Green Room 42 23%
Barbara Bleier & Austin Pendleton - BARBARA & AUSTIN SING STEVE AND OSCAR - Don't Tell Mama NYC, PANGEA, The Pheasantry (London) 10%
Lena Moy-Borgen and Cheo Bourne - MOY-BORGEN & BOURNE'S OFFICE PARTY - Don't Tell Mama NYC, PANGEA, The Pheasantry (London) 7%

Best Ensemble Soloist
Hayley Pezza - SPOTLIGHT KIDZ CABARET - Laurie Beechman Theatre 16%
Taylor Iman Jones - 54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD - 54 Below 12%
Cody Braverman - SPOTLIGHT KIDZ CABARET - Laurie Beechman Theatre 6%
Nikko Angelo Hinayo - OUT BEING US - 54 Below 6%
Michael Winther - 54 BELOW SALUTES FRANK SINATRA - 54Below 6%
Amanda Briskin-Wallace - OUT BEING US - 54 Below 5%
Lizz Sooy - QUEER SONGWRITERS OF NYC - Chelsea Table + Stage 5%
Kevin Smith Kirkwood - CABARET ON THE COUCH - The Green Room 42 5%
Tyler Hardwick - BOUND FOR BROADWAY - The Triad Theater 5%
Melissa Barrera - SONGS BY AN IMMIGRANT - Lincoln Center, Little Island, Joe's Pub 5%
Lianne Marie Dobbs - 54 BELOW SINGS BROADWAY’S GREATEST HITS - 54Below 4%
Javier Garcia - 54 DOES 54 - 54 Below 4%
Katryna Marttala - PRIDE AND STORY: THE SONGS OF BRANDI CARLILE - The Cutting Room 3%
Milena Makse - OUT BEING US - 54 Below 3%
Sushma Saha - THIRD SEX - Parkside Lounge 2%
Thea Sten - SPOTLIGHT KIDZ CABARET, LYRICS FOR A CAUSE - Laurie Beechman Theatre 2%
Jenna Beressi - OUT BEING US - 54 Below 2%
Erin Rose Doyle - LYRICS FOR A CAUSE - Laurie Beechman Theatre 2%
Danny Marin - THIRD SEX - Parkside Lounge 2%
Milan Parodie - QUEER SONGWRITERS OF NYC - 2023 1%
Kaylin Hedges - LYRICS FOR A CAUSE - Laurie Beechman Theatre 1%
Ryan Umbarilla - LYRICS FOR A CAUSE - Laurie Beechman Theatre 1%
Sway Bhatia - LYRICS FOR A CAUSE - Laurie Beechman Theatre 1%
Madeline Wittig - LYRICS FOR A CAUSE - Laurie Beechman Theatre 1%

Best Group Show
Klea Blackhurst, Jim Caruso, Billy Stritch - A SWINGING BIRDLAND CHRISTMAS - Birdland 50%
Barbara Bleier, Austin Pendleton, Richard Maltby Jr., Gretchen Cryer - OLD FRIENDS - Pangea 26%
Jaime Lozano and The Familia - JAIME LOZANO & THE FAMILIA - Lincoln Center, Little Island, Joe's Pub 14%
THE LEADING LADY CLUB - 54 Below 9%

Best Host or Emcee
Susie Mosher - THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER - Birdland Theater 33%
Seth Bisen-Hersh - Seth Bisen-Hersh's Weekly Cabaret Showcase - Don't Tell Mama 7%
Rob W. Schneider - 50 KEY MUSICALS - 54 Below 6%
Michelle Dowdy - PIANO OPEN MIC NIGHT - The Spot D 6%
Rob Maitner - SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED - 54 Below 6%
Jaime Lozano - SONGS BY AN IMMIGRANT, BROADWAY EN SPANGLISH - Lincoln Center, Little Island, Joe's Pub 5%
Heather Wood - TO PROUDLY GO - Barracuda Lounge 4%
Jason Veasey - THE FUNCTION - The Green Room 42 4%
Natasha Castillo - SPOTLIGHT ON YOU OPEN MIC - 53 Above Broadway 4%
Mikayla Petrilla - 54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD - 54 Below 4%
Lena Moy-Borgen - MAMA'S NEXT BIG ACT - Don't Tell Mama NYC, PANGEA, The Pheasantry (London) 4%
Cherry Pitts - HOTSY TOTSY BURLESQUE - The Slipper Room 3%
Handsome Brad - HOTSY TOTSY BURLESQUE - The Slipper Room 3%
Caitlin McNeilage - THE LEADING LADY CLUB - 54 Below 2%
Stephen D'Angelis - AT THIS PERFORMANCE - The Green Room 42 2%
Dean Tyler K - QUEER SONGWRITERS OF NYC - Chelsea Table + Stage 2%
Jake McKenna - BOUND FOR BROADWAY - The Triad Theater 2%
Ianne Fields Stewart - THE FUNCTION - The Green Room 42 1%
Mark Weiser - SHAKE RATTLE & ROLL DUELING PIANOS - Cutting Room, Burgerology, Chelsea Table + Stage 1%
KP Sgarro - CABARET ON THE COUCH LIVE! - The Green Room 42 1%
Lauren Montana - THE LEADING LADY CLUB - 54 Below 1%

Best Jazz Show, Instrumental
TEDD FIRTH TRIO - Birdland Theater 42%
SEAN HARKNESS + THE UNUSUAL SUSPECTS - Chelsea Table + Stage 39%
EMMET COHEN - Birdland 19%

Best Jazz Show, Vocal
GABRIELLE STRAVELLI - Birdland 31%
SUSAN MACK: YESTERDAYS - Birdland, Birdland Theater 22%
NICOLAS KING: THE JAZZ SET - The Green Room 42, Chelsea Table + Stage 21%
PAULA WEST - Smoke Jazz Club 17%
NICOLE HENRY - Birdland, 54 Below 10%

Best Musical Comedy Show
CASHINO FEAT. JOHN BOSWELL AND SUSIE MOSHER - Birdland 21%
BROADWAY'S NEXT GREAT MUSICAL - 54 Below 16%
JASON KRAVITS: OFF THE TOP - Joe's Pub 14%
LENA MOY-BORGEN: IT'S A MAN'S WORLD: GENDER STUDIES ... BUT WITH SHOW TUNES! - Don't Tell Mama 14%
MICHAEL KIRK LANE: WHATEVER I FEEL - Chelsea Table + Stage 12%
VANGARI: MOON TUNES & MAD THINGS - 2023 9%
GIT AHT! A LOVING TRIBUTE TO PITTSBURGH - Don’t Tell Mama 8%
ON THE SPOT - Broadway Comedy Club 6%

Best Musical Director
Drew Wutke - JONATHAN HOOVER: SECOND RATE SOMEBODY, KEVIN SMITH KIRKWOOD IS CLASSIC WHITNEY: ALIVE!, TRICKS + TREATS: A HALLOWEEN EXTRAVAGANZA - 54 Below 11%
Billy Stritch - SWING LESSONS WITH MELISSA ERRICO AND BILLY STRITCH - 54 Below 11%
Yasuhiko Fukuoka - LISA VIGGIANO SINGS THE JANE OLIVOR SONGBOOK, ROBBIE ROZELLE: BRING ME GIANTS, ROBERT BANNON: PRIDE PLAYLIST - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Don’t Tell Mama 9%
Tedd Firth - SUSAN MACK: YESTERDAYS, LINDA PURL: THIS COULD BE THE START OF SOMETHING - Birdland, The Green Room 42 6%
Tracy Stark - EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED FROM ETHEL MERMAN, MOD HOLLYWOOD! TUNES FROM A TOWN WITHOUT PITY - 54 Below 5%
Jack Oliver Kotanen - OUT BEING US - 54 Below 5%
Darryl Curry - RIAN KEATING: IN THISTRAVELING HEART, VANGARI: MOON TUNES & MAD THINGS - Don't Tell Mama 4%
William TN Hall - MICHAEL KIRK LANE: WHATEVER I FEEL - Chelsea Table + Stage 4%
Jaime Lozano - SONGS BY AN IMMIGRANT - Lincoln Center, Little Island, Joe's Pub 3%
Darnell White - FROM THE SOUL: LIVE AT JOE'S PUB (LIVE RECORDING CONCERT), JAVIER GARCIA-MEXICO LINDO Y QUERIDO, THE FUNCTION - Joe's Pub 3%
Mark Hartman - AMANDA RECKONWITH IN RESIDENTIAL CARE - Pangea 3%
Ashley Grace Ryan - FACE THE MUSIC - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Rockwood Music Hall 3%
Steven Ray Watkins - IF JOE ALLEN'S WALLS COULD SING & OTHER HIDDEN GEMS, MARNIE KLAR SINGS CARLY SIMON, THOSE GIRLS SING THE BROADWAY! VOL 1 - Don't Tell Mama 3%
Gregory Toroian - DESTINATION MOON: DIANE D’ANGELO - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Rockwood Music Hall 3%
Christopher Denny - LORNA DALLAS: GLAMOROUS NIGHTS AND RAINY DAYS - Laurie Beechman Theatre 3%
Ron Abel - WHY CAN'T A WOMAN...? - 54 Below 3%
Michele Brourman - AMANDA MCBROOM: SUCH GOOD FRIENDS - Birdland 3%
Felix Jarrar - 54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD - 54 Below 2%
Adam J. Rineer - THIRD SEX - Parkside Lounge 2%
Michael Orland - CLINT HOLMES: BETWEEN THE MOON AND NEW YORK CITY - 54Below 2%
Michael Lavine - BACKSTAGE BABBLE LIVE! - 54 Below 2%
Brian J. Nash - MAURICIO MARTINEZ: 5'11', BASED IN NYC - 54 Below 2%
Paul Greenwood - BARBARA & AUSTIN SING STEVE & OSCAR - Pangea 2%
Mason Griffin - BOUND FOR BROADWAY - The Triad Theater 2%
Jon Weber - FOREVER ME WITH LOVE - Don't Tell Mama 1%

Best Open-Mic Show
JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY - Birdland 38%
MICHELLE DOWDY'S OPEN MIC - The Spot D 13%
MATSUKI & TORROIAN JAZZ BRUNCH - Pangea 12%
BOUND FOR BROADWAY - The Triad Theater 10%
SALON - Don't Tell Mama 9%
MAMA'S NEXT BIG ACT - 2023 8%
ELENA BENNETT AND FRED BARTON SONG SALON - Pangea 6%
SPOTLIGHT ON YOU OPEN MIC - 53 Above Broadway 5%

Best Original Song
At the Goodwill (Violet Stanza) - QUEER SONGWRITERS OF NYC - Chelsea Table + Stage 30%
No Podemos Regresar (Jaime Lozano) - SONGS BY AN IMMIGRANT - Lincoln Center, Little Island, Joe's Pub 15%
Wings (Jamie Lozano) - SONGS BY AN IMMIGRANT - Lincoln Center, Little Island, Joe's Pub 13%
Face The Music (Michael I. Haber, Derek Gregor, and Selda Sahin) - FACE THE MUSIC - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Rockwood Music Hall 12%
I Hope You Like Me (Milan Parodie) - QUEER SONGWRITERS OF NYC - 2023 11%
Emerald Eyes (Lizz Sooy) - QUEER SONGWRITERS OF NYC - Chelsea Table + Stage 10%
A Life In 80 Minutes (Randy Edelman) - A LIFE IN 80 MINUTES - Chelsea Table + Stage 9%

Best Piano Bar Entertainer, Instrumental,
Brandon James Gwinn - MARIE'S CRISIS - Marie's Crisis 42%
Clare Cooper - HAPPY HOUR - Don't Tell Mama 16%
Joe Regan - PIANO BAR - Don't Tell Mama 14%
Paddy on the Piano - PIANO BAR - Don't Tell Mama 14%
Sean Rainey - SHAKE RATTLE & ROLL DUELING PIANOS - Cutting Room, Burgerology, Chelsea Table + Stage 6%
Mark Weiser - SHAKE RATTLE & ROLL DUELING PIANOS - Cutting Room, Burgerology, Chelsea Table + Stage 4%
Matthew Friedman - SHAKE RATTLE & ROLL DUELING PIANOS - Cutting Room, Burgerology, Chelsea Table + Stage 4%

Best Piano Bar Entertainer, Vocalist
Maddie McClouskey - MARIE'S CRISIS - Marie's Crisis 35%
Michelle Dowdy - PIANO BAR - Don't Tell Mama 27%
Elaine Brier - PIANO BAR - Don't Tell Mama 15%
Joseph Redd - PIANO BAR - Don't Tell Mama 12%
Laura Pavles - PIANO BAR - Don't Tell Mama 10%

Best Record Producer
YASUHIKO FUKUOKA: THE MARIO 101! - 2023 33%
PHIL GEOFFREY BOND: SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED, VOLUME 3 - 2023 30%
ROBBIE ROZELLE - COLIN DONNELL & PATTI MURIN: SOMETHING STUPID - 2023 30%
MITCHELL WALKER (NO REVERSE RECORDS) - 'HOHO LOLO' BY LOLO (LAUREN PRITCHARD) - 2023 7%

Best Recording, Commercial
COLIN DONNELL & PATTI MURIN: SOMETHING STUPID - 2023 34%
MATTHEW SCOTT: THE JESUS YEAR - 2023 33%
JAIME LOZANO & THE FAMILIA: SONGS BY AN IMMIGRANT VOL. 2 - 2023 23%
HOHO LOLO BY LOLO (LAUREN PRITCHARD) - 2023 10%

Best Recording, Independent
SEAN PATRICK MURTAGH: THE MARIO 101! - 2023 21%
LINDA PURL: THIS COULD BE THE START - 2023 13%
FARAH ALVIN: ON VINYL - 2023 12%
ARI AXELROD LIVE AT BIRDLAND - 2023 8%
ROBBIE ROZELLE: ANOTHER HUNDRED PEOPLE/WHAT MORE DO I NEED? - 2023 8%
CARMEN CUSACK: LAY YOUR HANDS ON ME - 2023 6%
COLLISIONS: A CONCEPT ALBUM - 2023 6%
RICKY ASCH: WHO KNEW - 2023 6%
JASON KRAVITS: JIM AND OTHER FINE SUGGESTIONS - 2023 3%
BLAINE KRAUSS: HOW COME YOU DON'T CALL ME - 2023 3%
HERE I AM: ORIGINAL STUDIO CAST RECORDING - 2023 3%
RANDY EDELMAN: EVERYTHING IS POSSIBLE - 2023 3%
BEN JONES: I THINK WE SHOULD SEE OTHER PEOPLE - 2023 2%
GRACE GARLAND: LADY G'S BRALESS SECLUSION - 2023 2%
D.C. ANDERSON: SHARING THE NIGHT WITH DARKNESS - 2023 2%
MARGO BROWN: FOREVER ME WITH LOVE - 2023 1%
RYAN JAMES MONROE AND THOMAS HODGES: TIME TRAVELERS - - 2023 1%
IRENE MICHAELS: WHAT THE WORLD NEEDS NOW IS LOVE - 2023 0%

Best Revue or Recurring Series
THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER - Birdland Theatre 25%
SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED - 54 Below 18%
54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD - 54 Below 9%
LYRICS AND LYRICISTS - 92ny 6%
54 BELOW SINGS BROADWAY'S GREATEST HITS! - 54 Below 6%
BACKSTAGE BABBLE LIVE! - 54 Below 5%
TO PROUDLY GO - Barracuda Lounge 5%
BRENDA BRAXTON: STARS TONIGHT! - 54 Below 5%
TURN THE BEAT AROUND - 54 Below 5%
FABULOUS FIRST FRIDAYS - Pangea 3%
5 QUESTIONS WITH JAMES & JAM - The Green Room 42 3%
AT THIS PERFORMANCE - The Green Room 42 3%
KYLE TAYLOR PARKER'S JUKE JOINT JUBILEE - Midnight Theatre 2%
CABARET ON THE COUCH LIVE! - The Green Room 42 2%
I WISH: THE ROLES THAT COULD HAVE BEEN - 54 Below 2%
SONGBOOK SUNDAYS - Dizzy's Club 2%
FIVE TOWNS COLLEGE SINGERS - 'IN THE MIX' & 'BREAK THROUGH' - Don't Tell Mama 1%

Best Rock Show
Adam Pascal - ADAM PASCAL - 54 Below 62%
Strawberry Fields - BEATLES BRUNCH - City Winery 16%
Max Bartos - MAX BARTOS - Laurie Beechman Theatre 12%
Aaron David Gleason - COME HELL AND HIGH WATER - 54 Below 5%
Mark Weiser - SHAKE RATTLE & ROLL DUELING PIANOS - Cutting Room, Burgerology, Chelsea Table + Stage 5%

Best Show
Meg Flather - CAREFULLY TAUGHT: HAMMERSTEIN AND SONDHEIM - Don't Tell Mama 27%
David Sabella - AMANDA RECKONWITH IN RESIDENTIAL CARE - Pangea 18%
Lianne Marie Dobbs - WHY CAN'T A WOMAN...? - 54 Below 12%
Tanya Moberly - MOBERLY AT MAMA'S MONTHLY - Don't Tell Mama 10%
Scott F. Mason - DAME EDNA'S HONORARY UNDERSTUDY - THE DAME'S SASSY SATURDAYS - Don't Tell Mama 8%
Michael I. Haber - FACE THE MUSIC - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Rockwood Music Hal 8%
Barbara Bleier - TOO OLD TO DIE YOUNG - Pangea 6%
Nelson Aspen - MY PRIME TIME - The Green Room 42 5%
Rian Keating - IN THIS TRAVELING HEART - Don't Tell Mama 3%
Nelson Aspen - WELCOME HOME - The Green Room 42 2%

Best Show Musician, Non-Musical Director
Sean Harkness - 3 SEASONS OF SINGER-SONGWRITERS - Don't Tell Mama 22%
Steve Doyle - FOREVER ME WITH LOVE - Don't Tell Mama 16%
Matt Scharfglass - 3 SEASONS OF SINGER-SONGWRITERS, MARNIE KLAR SINGS CARLY SIMON - Don't Tell Mama 14%
Cody Braverman - SPOTLIGHT KIDZ CABARET - Laurie Beechman Theatre 12%
Sergio Ripa - 54 SINGS FOR PLANNED PARENTHOOD - 54 Below 11%
Emma Kroll - FACE THE MUSIC - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Rockwood Music Hall 6%
Erika Friedman - FACE THE MUSIC - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Rockwood Music Hall 6%
Wesley Bourland - ROBBIE ROZELLE: BRING ME GIANTS; ROBERT BANNON: PRIDE PLAYLIST - Birdland; 54 Below 6%
Don Kelly - MARNIE KLAR SINGS CARLY SIMON - Don't Tell Mama 6%

Best Show, Celebrity
Marilyn Maye - MARILYN MAYE - Birdland; 54 Below 16%
Patti Lupone - SONGS FROM THE HAT - 54 Below 16%
Vanessa Williams - DIAMOND SERIES - 54 Below 10%
Eva Noblezada - LET'S GO TO THE MOVIES - The Green Room 42 9%
Cheyenne Jackson - CHEYENNE JACKSON - 54 Below 8%
Jennifer Holliday - DIAMOND SERIES - 54 Below 6%
Shaun Cassidy - THE MAGIC OF A MIDNIGHT SKY - 54 Below 5%
Lea DeLaria - F*CK LOVE - Joe's Pub 5%
Mauricio Martinez - 5'11', BASED IN NYC - 54 Below 4%
Jason Danieley - JASON DANIELEY - 54 Below 4%
CHRISTINE ANDREAS - CHRISTINE ANDREAS: PARIS TO BROADWAY - 54 Below 3%
Clint Holmes - BETWEEN THE MOON AND NEW YORK CITY, THE SONGS OF PETER ALLEN - 54 Below 3%
Lorna Dallas - GLAMOROUS NIGHTS AND RAINY DAYS - Laurie Beechman Theatre 3%
Reeve Carney - REEVE SINGS THE DIVAS - The Green Room 42 3%
Santino Fontana - SANTINO FONTANA - 54 Below 3%
Randy Edelman - A LIFE IN 80 MINUTES - Chelsea Table + Stage, City Winery 2%
John Lloyd Young - BROADWAY'S JERSEY BOY - 54 Below 1%
John Lloyd Young - JOHN LLOYD YOUNG AT CAFE CARLYLE - Cafe Carlyle 1%

Best Special Event, Multiple
PIPPIN 50TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT - 54 Below 25%
QUEER SONGWRITERS OF NYC - Chelsea Table + Stage 20%
Michelle Dowdy & Jordan Wolfe - TRICKS + TREATS: A HALLOWEEN EXTRAVAGANZA - Chelsea Table + Stage 17%
A TRIBUTE TO TINA TURNER - 54 Below 15%
OUT BEING US - 54 Below 12%
LYRICS FOR A CAUSE - Laurie Beechman Theatre 9%
THE FUNCTION - The Green Room 42 3%

Best Special Event, Solo
CHRISTINA BIANCO: DIVA ON DEMAND - The Green Room 42 29%
AMANDA MCBROOM: SUCH GOOD FRIENDS - Birdland 22%
MEG FLATHER: HOLD ON TIGHT - Don't Tell Mama, New York Solo 21%
KEVIN SMITH KIRKWOOD IS CLASSIC WHITNEY: ALIVE! - Joe's Pub 10%
ROBBIE ROZELLE: BRING ME GIANTS - Birdland Theater 10%
BLAINE ALDEN KRAUSS: FROM THE SOUL: LIVE AT JOE'S PUB (LIVE RECORDING CONCERT) - Joe's Pub 8%

Best Spoken Word Show (May feature up to four songs but no more)
Adam Sank - BAD DATES - The Stonewall Inn 45%
David Mills - GLAMOUR + DESPAIR - Pangea 29%
Will Nolan - LEOLA'S LADYLAND LOUNGE - The Green Room 42 15%
David Dean Bottrell - THE PANGEA RESIDENCY - Pangea 12%

Best Tech Design, Lighting
KJ Hardy - TURN THE BEAT AROUND, A TRIBUTE TO TINA TURNER, VANESSA WILLIAMS, JENNIFER HOLLIDAY THE DIAMOND SERIES - 54 Below 32%
Alison Nusbaum - MULTIPLE SHOWS - Don’t Tell Mama 26%
Sheridan Glover - MULTIPLE SHOWS - The Green Room 42 18%
Kelly Wohlford - MOBERLY AT MAMA'S MONTHLY, 3 SEASONS OF SINGER-SONGWRITERS - Don't Tell Mama 15%
Juliette Kealy - FROM THE SOUL: LIVE AT JOE'S PUB (LIVE RECORDING CONCERT) - Joe's Pub 8%

Best Tech Design, Sound
Amanda Raymond - TURN THE BEAT AROUND, VANESSA WILLIAMS, JENNIFER HOLLIDAY THE DIAMOND SERIES - 54 Below 49%
JP Perreaux - DESTINATION MOON - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Rockwood Music Hall 34%
Jason Ellis - SPOTLIGHT ON YOU OPEN MIC - 53 Above Broadway 16%

Best Tribute Show
SETH SIKES SINGS BARBRA STREISAND - 54 Below 32%
A TRIBUTE TO HOWARD ASHMAN AND ALAN MENKEN - 54 Below 32%
MARNIE KLAR SINGS CARLY SIMON - Don't Tell Mama 20%
DORIAN WOODRUFF: THE LYRICS OF ALAN AND MARILYN BERGMAN - Pangea 16%

Best Vocal Group
MOIPEI - 54 Below, Birdland, Cabaret Convention 43%
THOSE GIRLS (EVE EATON, KAREN MACK, RACHEL HANSER & WENDY RUSSELL) - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Don’t Tell Mama 29%
MARQUEE FIVE - 54 Below 12%
CLEARLY NOW - Don't Tell Mama 9%
BARRICADE BOYS - 54 Below 7%

Best Vocalist
Susan Mack - YESTERDAYS - Birdland, Birdland Theater 10%
Adam Pascal - ADAM PASCAL - 54 Below 8%
Jennifer Holliday - DIAMOND SERIES: JENNIFER HOLLIDAY - 54 Below 8%
Linda Purl - THIS COULD BE THE START OF SOMETHING - The Green Room 42 7%
Nicolas King - THE JAZZ SET, THE NEW BELTERS - Various 7%
Robert Bannon - PRIDE PLAYLIST - 54 Below 4%
Mauricio Martinez - 5'11', BASED IN NYC, SONGS BY AN IMMIGRANT - 54 Below 4%
Jonathan Hoover - SECOND RATE SOMEBODY - 54 Below 4%
Mykal Kilgore - THE FUNCTION - The Green Room 42 4%
Santino Fontana - SANTINO FONTANA - 54 Below 4%
Diane D’Angelo - DESTINATION MOON - Laurie Beechman Theatre, Rockwood Music Hall 3%
Lea DeLaria - LEA DELARIA: F*CK LOVE - Joe's Pub 3%
Michael I. Haber - FACE THE MUSIC - Rockwood Music Hall, Laurie Beechman Theatre 3%
Seth Sikes - THE NEW BELTERS, SETH SIKES SINGS BARBRA STREISAND - Various 3%
Hugh Panaro - HUGH PANARO - 54 Below 3%
Lisa Viggiano - LISA VIGGIANO SINGS THE JANE OLIVOR SONGBOOK - Don't Tell Mama, Laurie Beechman 2%
Gerrilyn Sohn - IF JOE ALLEN'S WALLS COULD SING & OTHER HIDDEN GEMS - Don't Tell Mama 2%
Lucille Carr-Kaffashan - 3 SEASONS OF SINGER-SONGWRITERS - Don't Tell Mama 2%
Tanya Moberly - MOBERLY AT MAMA'S MONTHLY - Don't Tell Mama 2%
Nelson Aspen - MY PRIME TIME, WELCOME HOME - The Green Room 42 2%
Kevin Smith Kirkwood - KEVIN SMITH KIRKWOOD IS CLASSIC WHITNEY: ALIVE! - Joe's Pub 2%
Blaine Krauss - FROM THE SOUL: LIVE AT JOE'S PUB (LIVE RECORDING CONCERT) - Joe's Pub 2%
Lorna Dallas - GLAMOROUS NIGHTS AND RAINY DAYS - Laurie Beechman Theatre 2%
Lianne Marie Dobbs - WHY CAN'T A WOMAN..? - 54Below, The Green Room 42 2%
Javier Garcia - JAVIER GARCIA-MEXICO LINDO Y QUERIDO - 54 Below 1%



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