Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

The Hearty Meal Returns To Caveat With 'Memorial Cabaret For A Fictional Composer'

The production is directed by Robert Malbrough.

The Hearty Meal Returns To Caveat With 'Memorial Cabaret For A Fictional Composer'

Following the success of RJ Christian and Cameron Reese's recent concert "Morbin' Time", the viral writing team returns to Caveat with "Memorial Cabaret for a Fictional Composer" directed by Robert Malbrough for one performance only August 26th at 7:00pm. Tickets can be found HERE.

"Memorial Cabaret for a Fictional Composer' is a eulogy for a narcissistic composer who has died in a freak musical writing accident. Now, his theater company comes together to remember his life, his music, and why the hell they joined the theater in the first place. Memorial Cabaret for a Fictional Composer is a parody of a cabaret, where the voices sing high, the performers fight to be the best, and the dead composer has his last shot at fame.

"One of the core values of the Hearty Meal is a determination to break and recreate form. This show is so lovely because it combines, cross-breeds, two forms and creates something new and unexpected and welcome" shares composer and lyricist RJ Christian (Macgyver The Musical, Tiktok Ratatouille Musical) "If a cabaret is like the tapas of musical theatre and a book musical is a meal, this show is a full buffet."

Presented by The Hearty Meal and Zeynep Akca, "Memorial Cabaret for a Fictional Composer" has music and lyrics by RJ Christian and book by Cameron Reese. The production is directed by Robert Malbrough (Morbin' Time).

Tickets can be found HERE.

The Hearty Meal is a New York-based theatre group whose mission is to spread radical joy in the face of hard times through fun and fantastical musical theatre. The Hearty Meal strives to create original, innovative, invigorating, and form-stretching new works. The group's past productions have included Morbin' Time: The Morbius Parody Musical at Caveat, Tinytanic at Soho Playhouse, and Ships: A Musical Trilogy at The Tank. Works created by the group have gone to the semi-final round of the Eugene O'Neill Music Theatre Conference, and finals in the Lighthouse Series. The Hearty Meal was founded and led by composer and lyricist RJ Christian (BMI MT Writing Workshop Member, creator of the Ratatouille musical on Tiktok) and playwright Cameron Reese (Imaginarium writing group). Their work with the Hearty Meal has gained over 550,000 views on TikTok. Follow them @TheHeartyMeal on TikTok and Youtube and @the_hearty_meal on instagram.

 

 


Join Team BroadwayWorld

Are you an avid Cabaret fan in NYC? We're looking for people like you to share your thoughts and insights with our readers. Team BroadwayWorld members get access to shows to review, conduct interviews with artists, and the opportunity to meet and network with fellow theatre lovers and arts workers.

Interested? Learn more here.


TodayTix


More Hot Stories For You


Celeste Mancinelli to Present CRYING ON THE CAMINO at Church of The Holy Trinity This MonthCeleste Mancinelli to Present CRYING ON THE CAMINO at Church of The Holy Trinity This Month
October 1, 2022

Actress Celeste Mancinelli brings her critically acclaimed one-woman show ' Crying On The Camino' to The Church Of The Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th St. NYC, on Friday Evening October 21st at 7pm. A suggested donation of $20 per person is asked as proceeds will benefit 'Friends of the Anglican Pilgrim Centre' in Santiago Spain.

4 WOMEN, 4 STORIES to Return to Don't Tell Mama in October4 WOMEN, 4 STORIES to Return to Don't Tell Mama in October
October 1, 2022

Helane Blumfield, Lynda Rodolitz, Peggy Schwartz and Deborah Zecher have been delighting audiences with their heart-warming and deeply resonant show, FOUR WOMEN, FOUR STORIES. On October 23 at 4:30 pm, FOUR WOMEN, FOUR STORIES returns to Don't Tell Mama with Steven Ray Watkins on piano.

See BROADWAY FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS IN CONCERT & More at The Green Room 42 in OctoberSee BROADWAY FOR REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS IN CONCERT & More at The Green Room 42 in October
September 30, 2022

The Green Room 42 has announced its October line-up for in-person cabaret performances. October will feature new installments of Broadway Sessions, At This Performance, Villain: DeBlanks and much more.ARTZ

Michael Anthony Theatrical Announces Halloween Season Featuring Concerts at The Green Room 42 & MoreMichael Anthony Theatrical Announces Halloween Season Featuring Concerts at The Green Room 42 & More
September 30, 2022

The Green Room 42 will welcome back Michael Anthony Theatrical to its stage with their new Halloween season, with performances on Friday, October 21st and Saturday, October 22nd, both at 9:30pm.

Musical Duo Charming Disaster to Perform at Caveat in OctoberMusical Duo Charming Disaster to Perform at Caveat in October
September 30, 2022

On October 7, goth-folk duo Charming Disaster will launch Halloween season by bringing their Musical Tarot Show to Lower East Side speakeasy venue Caveat. Stage magician and storyteller Nelson Lugo will perform an opening act.