Cy Coleman Cabaret Comes to Don't Tell Mama
The special cabaret will shift from the weekly showcase emceed and accompanied by Seth Bisen-Hersh, and will include ten singers who have starred in Bisen-Hersh's previous shows: Maya Avisar, Brian Childers, Roger Gilbert Crane, Mary Lauren, Dani Granati, Caiti Marlowe, Erin McNerney, Carla Angeline Mongado, Jim Reilly JR and Celia Mei Rubin.
The performances will include solos, duets and trios, ranging from musical hits such as Sweet Charity and On the Twentieth Century, all the way to Barnum and Wildcat.
Tickets are $14 with a minimum of 2 drinks - cash only. Reservations are available on the phone (212) 757-0788 or through the website.
This special evening will be Seth Bisen-Hersh's 519th showcase at Don't Tell Mama, and the 3rd composer dedicated evening. Since April 27, 2007, 11 years ago, Seth's showcases have given many New York performers their first professional credits. And he has hosted dozens of concerts of his works featuring Broadway stars such as Kate Rockwell (Mean Girls), Lena Hall (Hedwig and the Angry Inch), Allie Trimm (13), Jelani Remy (The Lion King) and Gabrielle Ruiz (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend).
Seth Bisen-Hersh is a prolific, versatile and award-winning composer/lyricist and performer. His musicals include The Diamond as Big as the Ritz (recently released Studio Cast Recording), Love Quirks (2014 run in NYC, Studio Cast Recording), Stanley's Party (Manhattan Children's Theatre, 2010, Cast Recording), More to Love (2014 Winner: Best Lyrics, West Village Musical Theatre Festival), The Spickner Spin (2004 FringeNYC Audience Favorite Award), and Meaningless Sex (2003 FringeNYC Audience Favorite Award). He produces two annual charity concerts of his work featuring Broadway performers, wrote/starred in the 5 seasons of the web series and the sitcom pilot adaptation of "Every Day a Little Seth," and has published 3 books. www.sethbh.com FB/Twitter/Instagram: @sethbhdotcom