BWW Regional Awards

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards; SUNSET BOULEVARD Leads Best Special Event (Multiple)!

Voting is open for the 2017 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Regional Awards, honoring productions which opened between October 2016 and September 2017. Nominations were reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. Voting runs through December 31.

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Here are the current standings for Cabaret:

Best Debut Show (Male or Female)
Lane Bradbury - Let Me Entertain You, Again - Don't Tell Mama 20%
Caitlin Fahey - Party of One - Don't Tell Mama 18%
David Baida - Unexpected Surprise - Metropolitan Room 15%

Best Director
Jeff Harnar 21%
Lina Koutrakos 19%
Lennie Watts 17%

Best Duo Show
Marin Mazzie/Jason Danieley - Broadway & Beyond - Feinstein's/54 Below 26%
Herb Alpert/Lani Hall Cafe Carlyle 18%
Jim Caruso/Billy Stritch Bemelmans Bar 17%

Best Jazz Vocalist
Ann Hampton Callaway 45%
John Pizzarelli 16%
Jane Monheit 11%

Best Musical Comedy or Alt Cabaret Show
Shawn Moninger - Because I Can 2 - Second Addiction - Metropolitan Room 25%
Justin Vivian Bond - Justin Vivian Bond Shows Up - Joe's Pub 25%
Lena Moy-Borgen - LenaLenaLena: The Awards Show - Don't Tell Mama 19%

Best Musical Director
Alex Rybeck 20%
Tracy Stark 17%
Tedd Firth 17%

Best Show
Carole J. Bufford - You Don't Own Me: The Fearless Females of the 1960s - Feinstein's/54 Below 39%
Lisa Yaeger - Jersey Girl - Metropolitan Room, Don't Tell Mama 16%
Ira Lee Collings - Life Is a Song, So Why Not Sing It? - Don't Tell Mama 12%

Best Show, Celebrity Female
Betty Buckley - Story Songs #2 - Joe's Pub 24%
Chita Rivera Cafe Carlyle 22%
Liz Callaway - The Beat Goes On - Feinstein's/54 Below 14%

Best Show, Celebrity Male
Brian Stokes Mitchell Feinstein's/54 Below 24%
Charles Busch - My Kinda 60s - Feinstein's/54 Below 20%
Isaac Mizrahi - Does This Song Make Me Look Fat? - Cafe Carlyle 13%

Best Tribute Show
Ann Hampton Callaway - The Ella Century - Birdland 49%
Natalie Douglas - Tributes - Birdland 17%
Tammy Faye - Just A Kiss Away: Tammy Faye Sings the Jagger/Richards Songbook - Pangea 14%

Best Variety Show or Recurring Series
Feinstein's/54 Below - Sondheim Unplugged - Feinstein's/54 Below 17%
Don't Tell Mama - Mama's Next Big Act - Don't Tell Mama 17%
Feinstein's/54 Below - 54 Sings - Feinstein's/54 Below 14%

Best Vocalist, Female
Natalie Douglas 16%
Celia Berk 13%
Lisa Viggiano 13%

Best Vocalist, Male
T. Oliver Reid 14%
Jeff Harnar 14%
Joshua Lance Dixon 14%

Special Event (Multiple)
Glenn Close/The Cast of Sunset Boulevard - Vintage Hollywood - Birdland 34%
Billy Stritch/Aisha deHaas/Capathia Jenkins - Haven't We Met? - Birdland 14%
Celia Berk/Sally Darling/Meg Flather/Josephine Sanges/Lisa Viggiano - Together: 2017 Cabaret Award-Nominated Vocalists - Don't Tell Mama 10%

Special Event (Solo)
Randy Rainbow - Election Eve Party - Birdland 65%
Melissa Manchester - The Fellas (CD Release) - Birdland 14%
Molly Pope - Molly Pope In A Star Is Born - Feinstein's/54 Below 7%

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