MargOH! Channing is Tipsy Plays The Duplex 6/10
MargOH! Channing returns this June in a drunkglama new show aptly titled "MargOH! Channing is Tipsy" at The Duplex Cabaret, June 10 , 9:30PM, 61 Christopher Street on the corner of 7th Ave south in Greenwich village.
MargOH! will be fusing her raucous onstage persona and famously bombastic voice with The Jarad Astin Trio and backed by the vocal styling's of the MargOH!-tini's. MargOH! will perform original songs including " I Love my Men Gay" and "I'm not a Drunk ,I Just Love to Drink" and sloshy standards made famous by Petula Clark, Tina Turner, Bette Midler and Spice Girls to name a few. As part of the celebration she will be joined by her long time 'gayiance MAN-ee Champagne and some surprise guests to be announced as she reminisces about her family, lovers and the ups and downs of her career. The show will be directed by Thom Fogarty
Her hilarious stage shows have become something of an event on the downtown scene and are always must-sees for her ardent fans which has included several performances by her dear friend Nellie McKay. After speaking by phone with Ms. Channing she says herself; "I'm so thrilled to be back at The Duplex this June and kids I'll be dripping with gay pride. Seriously I'm taking so many dietary supplements to trim down that I'm peeing the colors of the rainbow flag so get your asses to my show, it'll be a gay ole' time".
MargOH! Channing is the most decorated extra in the history of motion pictures and television having appeared in over 1,800 films including The Planet of the Apes, Steel Magnolia's and the recent Sex and the City sequel. She is the recipient of 7 Exies. Meryl Streep once told her that "Your ability to do nothing in the background is amazing" and Sally Field once mentioned that "MargOH!'s fake banter oozes realism". MargOH! also created and hosted a highly successful variety show "The MargOH! Channing Show" that appeared on MNN from 2003-2006 and included such guests as Michael Musto, Penny Arcade, Ken Kleiber and Nellie McKay. MargOH! made her cabaret debut in 2006 with "The MargOH! Channing Variety Hour" at The Duplex Cabaret and additional performances at The D-Lounge at the Darryl Roth Theater. In 2007 she debuted her show "What makes a legend drink most?" for a 3 week engagement at the Laurie Beechman Theater, followed up by a command performance titled "MargOH! RAW". These shows were followed by a series of burlesque events featuring the sultry sounds of The Dirty Boogaloo titled "Mamma MargOH!'s All Soul Burlesque Revue" performed at the legendary spots Lucky Cheng's and Don Hills. In 2010 MargOH! performed two sold out shows of "What makes a legend drink more?" and made her London debut at the Phoenix Artists Club. Ms. Channing recently became a contributing writer for the nightlife magazine "Fierth". If that weren't enough MargOH! can be heard weekly on the GLBT political talk show "Joust It Out" on the MSC Radio Network .
"MargOH! Channing is Tipsy" takes place on June 10 at The Duplex Cabaret, 61 Christopher Street on the corner of 7th Ave south in Greenwich Village Show 9:30PM. Cover is $15 plus 2 drink minimum. Reservations required (212) 255-5438