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Birdland Hosts 'A Very Squigs Cast Party' Birdland Hosts 'A Very Squigs Cast Party'
by BWW News Desk on February 24, 2018 in Cabaret

On Monday, February 26, Birdland is once again excited to host Justin "Squigs" Robertson as special guest artist-in-residence at Jim Caruso's Cast Party. (more...)
Stephen Hanks Launches New Bi-Monthly Variety Series—Cabaret Campaigns: Ride The Blue Wave 2018 Stephen Hanks Launches New Bi-Monthly Variety Series—Cabaret Campaigns: Ride The Blue Wave 2018
by BWW News Desk on February 23, 2018 in Cabaret

New York-based Cabaret producer, performer, promoter, and former reviewer (for Cabaret Scenes Magazine and BroadwayWorld.com) Stephen Hanks is in the midst of a serious love-hate relationship. He loves the art form of Cabaret and hates the dramatic rise of voter suppression and white supremacy in America during the current Republican Party rule of all three branches of the United States Government. So with the November 2018 Midterm elections on the horizon, Hanks has decided to combine the objects of his love and his hate and channel that energy into political action on behalf of the Democratic and Progressive candidates running for the US Senate, the House of Representatives, and perhaps some state governorships in November. (more...)
Birdland Presents Cyrus Chestnut And More During the Week Of March 5 Birdland Presents Cyrus Chestnut And More During the Week Of March 5
by BWW News Desk on February 23, 2018 in Cabaret

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its schedule for March 5-March 11. Check it out below! (more...)
Alan Cumming, Shaina Taub, and More Coming Up at Joe's Pub Alan Cumming, Shaina Taub, and More Coming Up at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk on February 23, 2018 in Cabaret

Joe's Pub at The Public invites a slate of world-class artists to take residence on its venerable stage. Acclaimed actor and singer Alan Cumming will descend with a two-week midnight run of his brand new show Legal Immigrant, from June 19-30. Fellow Joe's Pub favorites like Penny Arcade, Bridget Everett, Samora Abayomi Pinderhughes and Shaina Taub line the calendar with monthly performances. Plus, due to popular demand, Rob Paulsen and Randy Rogel return with an extended run of their show Animaniacs Live!, a musical revue, May 24-27. (more...)
Eva Noblezada to Make Her Feinstein's at the Nikko Debut Eva Noblezada to Make Her Feinstein's at the Nikko Debut
by BWW News Desk on February 23, 2018 in Cabaret

Tony Award nominee Eva Noblezada will make her Feinstein's at the Nikko debut on Friday, April 27 (8 p.m.) andSaturday, April 28 (8 p.m.). Through her favorite artists like Amy Winehouse and Frank Sinatra, Eva Noblezada sings from her heart and reveals a side of her story you've never heard. Join her for an intimate evening of music, a good drink, and a wonderfully colorful set list. (more...)
Ed Dixon To Lead One Night Only Concert Of DANCE A LITTLE CLOSER At Green Room 42 Ed Dixon To Lead One Night Only Concert Of DANCE A LITTLE CLOSER At Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk on February 23, 2018 in Cabaret

The acclaimed Second Act Series, which has presented an array of lesser-known musicals in concert, will present the short-lived Charles Strouse tuner Dance A Little Closer this spring at New York's Green Room 42. The one-night-only concert reading will star Drama Desk Award-winner Ed Dixon (Georgie, Sunday In The Park With George, Les Miserables) in the role created by his lifelong friend and colleague George Rose. Three-time Tony Award-winning composer Charles Strouse will be on hand to meet fans and sign copies of his memoir, Put On A Happy Face, following the Monday, April 16th performance.  (more...)
Award-Winner Josephine Sanges To Sing the Songs of Harold Arlen Award-Winner Josephine Sanges To Sing the Songs of Harold Arlen
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

 2017 Margaret Whiting Award winner JOSEPHINE SANGES taps into the Academy Award- winning songbook of HAROLD ARLEN ("I've Got The World on a String," "Stormy Weather," "Over the Rainbow, "Blues in the Night") with songs from Hollywood ("The Wizard of Oz," "A Star is Born") and Broadway ("St. Louis Woman," "House of Flowers") in her new show COME RAIN OR COME SHINE. (more...)
Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below: Desmond Child, Luann De Lesseps, Celebrating Leonard Bernstein, And More! Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below: Desmond Child, Luann De Lesseps, Celebrating Leonard Bernstein, And More!
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)
San Francisco Live Arts at Cyprian's Presents Maria Mulduar in JAZZABELLE San Francisco Live Arts at Cyprian's Presents Maria Mulduar in JAZZABELLE
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Multi-Grammy nominee, Maria Muldaur, best known for her '74  mega pop hit, Midnight at the Oasis, has recorded  40 solo albums covering all kinds of American Roots Music, including Jazz and Big Band, Blues, Gospel, R&B and 'Bluesiana.' For this performance she'll be performing her special show Jazzabelle …An evening of Vintage Classic Jazz, & Naughty Bawdy Blues. (more...)
Eva Noblezada is Back at the Green Room 42 Starting Next Week Eva Noblezada is Back at the Green Room 42 Starting Next Week
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

THE GREEN ROOM 42 - Broadway's newest intimate concert venue - will welcome back Eva Noblezada, the Tony Award nominated star of Broadway's Miss Saigon for three more Monday shows on February 26, March 5 and March 12 at 7:00 PM. Her show "Girl No More" has been extended regularly since it first debuted in the fall of 2017. (more...)
BOYS' NIGHT: An All-Male Cirquelesque Revue RETURNS To The Slipper Room BOYS' NIGHT: An All-Male Cirquelesque Revue RETURNS To The Slipper Room
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

???????Created and produced by Ben Franklin, Jason Mejias, Joshua Dean and Mr. Gorgeous, this "All-Male Cirquelesque Revue" is celebrating 7 years of playful and saucy extravaganzas celebrating the art of circus and burlesque. With a brand new show every month, "The Boys" entertain the crowd through diverse aerial and ground performances with a wink, a smile and a lot of creativity. "Boys' Night" is the place to be for both girls and boys looking for a humorous and slightly naughty evening out. (more...)
Richard Skipper Celebrates John Kander Richard Skipper Celebrates John Kander
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Come to the Cabaret! Russ Woolley Proudly Presents Richard Skipper Celebrates... John Kander on his 91st Birthday with a cavalcade of Tony-winners, icons, and American musical theater notables from Broadway - today and yesteryear. (more...)
Feinstein's at the Nikko Welcomes Singer/Songwriter Matt Alber Feinstein's at the Nikko Welcomes Singer/Songwriter Matt Alber
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Portland-based singer/songwriter Matt Alber will bring his diverse, multi-layered sound to Feinstein's at the Nikko for two performances only-Friday, April 13 (8 p.m.) and Saturday, April 14 (8 p.m.). In this intimate acoustic evening, Alber will perform original folk/pop songs, along with his take on familiar pop songs. Tickets range in price from $19 - $45 and are available now by calling866.663.1063 or visiting www.ticketfly.com. (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Ben Fankhauser, Jennifer Damiano, Natalie Weiss & More Belt Out Demi Lovato VIDEO: Watch Ben Fankhauser, Jennifer Damiano, Natalie Weiss & More Belt Out Demi Lovato
by Stage Tube on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Broadway Loves Demi Lovato! See Broadway stars like Ben Fankhauser (Newsies), Jennifer Damiano (Next to Normal), Natalie Weiss (Wicked) sing some of Demi's hottest hits at Feinstein's/54 Below. From the 2008 Camp Rock bop 'This Is Me' to the title song of her newest album Tell Me You Love Me, this set list bounces all over Demi's discography. (more...)
Jenn Colella, Erich Bergen and More Go Head to Head in I ONLY HAVE LIES FOR YOU - Episode 7 Jenn Colella, Erich Bergen and More Go Head to Head in I ONLY HAVE LIES FOR YOU - Episode 7
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Amy Wolk and Nikki M. James present I Only Have Lies For You, a new live gameshow that pits Broadway panelists against each other in a lying contest. Two teams of three will go head-to-head telling stories, some of which may not be true---it is up to the other team to guess, Truth or Lie. Featuring musical direction by William TN Hall, panelists will defend their stories by all means possible, including song and dance. Hosted by MAC Award winner Amy Wolk, I Only Have Lies For You is presented monthly at the Laurie Beechman Theatre in New York City, and is being recorded as a podcast, which can be found on iTunes. (more...)
RSVP (Real Sexy Variety Party) Returns to Arlo NoMad RSVP (Real Sexy Variety Party) Returns to Arlo NoMad
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

GrumpyFILMS & PRODUCTIONS today announced the start of a monthly residency for their new live variety show. 'RSVP', an acronym for Real Sexy Variety Party, is an offshoot of the producers' very successful Brooklyn Loft Party and it has found a home at Arlo NoMad. Four performances this March 9th and 10th kick off a series of monthly 90-minute editions. RSVP is taking over the hotel's second floor Studios, and limiting each performance to only 40 guests, allowing the audience to get up close to the artists. (more...)
Photo Flash: Linda Purl and DIVA Sing the Great Ladies of the Glamorous Nightclub Era at Broadway at Birdland Photo Flash: Linda Purl and DIVA Sing the Great Ladies of the Glamorous Nightclub Era at Broadway at Birdland
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Cabaret

On Monday night, the Broadway at Birdland concert series was proud to present singer/actress Linda Purl, who teamed with female jazz orchestra DIVA in a new show called "Singing the Great Ladies of the Glamorous Nightclub Era." (more...)
Don't Tell Mama Presents A SKITCH IN TIME: MY FRIENDSHIP with Maestro Skitch Henderson Don't Tell Mama Presents A SKITCH IN TIME: MY FRIENDSHIP with Maestro Skitch Henderson
by BWW News Desk on February 21, 2018 in Cabaret

Singer Lynn Henderson returns to Don't Tell Mama this spring with A Skitch in Time: My Friendship with Maestro Skitch Henderson, a tribute to the New York Pops founder who built the Pops from an idea to a beloved international institution. The two Hendersons, who are not related, met and bonded over music at a benefit dinner in Connecticut, where they both lived at the time. Skitch assisted Lynn, who was Chairnan of Deck The Halls benefits for New Milford Hospital, by bringing his New York Pops All Stars to Connecticut. He mentored Lynn as she created a show about his friend, Cole Porter, for a local club with a cast ranging in age from five to eighty five. Later, Lynn and her musicians brought her cabaret shows to Hunt Hill Farm - the cooking school, store and gallery which were the Connecticut home of Skitch and his smart, dazzling wife, Ruth. A Skitch in Time: My Friendship with Maestro Skitch Henderson is directed by Klea Blackhurst, with Musical Direction by Douglas J. Cohen. Bob Sabin will play bass.  (more...)
Lena Hall Celebrates Release of New EP with Concert at Rockwood Music Hall Lena Hall Celebrates Release of New EP with Concert at Rockwood Music Hall
by BWW News Desk on February 21, 2018 in Cabaret

Tony Award winner and Grammy nominee LENA HALL will celebrate Obsessed, her groundbreaking new music and video series from SKB Records, with a New York performance at Rockwood Music Hall on Monday, February 26 at 8:30 PM. (more...)
Jeff Blumenkrantz and Anne L. Nathan To Star in REGRETTING ALMOST EVERYTHING at 54 Below Jeff Blumenkrantz and Anne L. Nathan To Star in REGRETTING ALMOST EVERYTHING at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk on February 21, 2018 in Cabaret

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW (254 West 54th Street), Broadway's Supper Club, presents Broadway veterans Anne L. Nathan and Jeff Blumenkrantz in Lauren Taslitz (Book/Lyrics) and Danny Ursetti's (Music) original song cycle REGRETTING ALMOST EVERYTHING. Performed one night only on Thursday April 12, 2018 at 9:30PM. (more...)
The Green Room 42 Presents YOUR FAVORITE ACTOR FRIENDS The Green Room 42 Presents YOUR FAVORITE ACTOR FRIENDS
by BWW News Desk on February 21, 2018 in Cabaret

THE GREEN ROOM 42 - Broadway's newest intimate concert venue - has announced the world premiere of 'YOUR FAVORITE ACTOR FRIENDS' featuring Broadway's Ryann Redmond (Escape to Margaritaville, Bring it On), Sean Zuni Green (Hamilton B'way), Ximone Rose (Once on this Island, Beautiful Nat'l tour), and Josh Daniel (Book of Mormon B'way.) One night only - Sunday, March 18 at 9:30pm. The show is directed by Larry Owens, Music Direction by Dan Garmon, and features original music by Jordan Silver and Luke Steinhauer. (more...)
The Campy Cabaret Presents ACROSS THE UNIVERSE The Campy Cabaret Presents ACROSS THE UNIVERSE
by BWW News Desk on February 21, 2018 in Cabaret

The Campy Cabaret and Tony Patryn present a night of Beatles music from the movie Across the Universe. In this almost two hour showcase, a jam-packed cast of stage and screen veterans will be singing such hits as 'I Want to Hold Your Hand,' 'If I Fell,' 'Hey Jude,' 'Let it Be,' and more! (more...)
Joe's Pub to present ROCK SOLID WOMEN'S FESTIVAL as Part Of Nona Hendryx's Vanguard Residency Joe's Pub to present ROCK SOLID WOMEN'S FESTIVAL as Part Of Nona Hendryx's Vanguard Residency
by BWW News Desk on February 20, 2018 in Cabaret

Grammy-nominated funk rock pioneer Nona Hendryx continues her year at Joe's Pub at The Public as the inaugural recipient of The Vanguard Residency and Award. On March 19, Hendryx invites Liza Jessie Peterson to debut Down the Rabbit Hole: A Peculiar Patriot All Day Mashup of stories from behind the wall, a mix of Peterson's acclaimed one-woman show The Peculiar Patriot and her book All Day. Over March 29-31, Hendryx convenes the first-ever Rock Solid Women's Festival: Celebrating Women in Art & Music, presenting a radically inclusive lineup of poets, singers, songwriters and literary writers. (more...)
Meghan 'Big Red' Murphy to Headline 'The Big Red Show' at Feinstein's/54 Below Meghan 'Big Red' Murphy to Headline 'The Big Red Show' at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk on February 20, 2018 in Cabaret

Songstress Powerhouse Meghan 'Big Red' Murphy is a genre-defying, wise-cracking, sparkly gown-wearing, mic-dropping bombshell with a transformative voice and an old school style. (more...)
Danny Marin and Kyle Coughlin Lead 'Aftertaste Of Love' at The Green Room 42 Danny Marin and Kyle Coughlin Lead 'Aftertaste Of Love' at The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk on February 20, 2018 in Cabaret

THE GREEN ROOM 42 presents Danny Marin and Kyle Coughlin in "Aftertaste of Love" on April 20 @ 7p. Aftertaste of Love is a musical tribute to the popular VH1 reality show Flavor of Love starring Flavor Flav of Public Enemy. Featuring songs by some of your favorite pop divas, Aftertaste of Love promises to get you in all of your feels. Who knows? Maybe a few surprise guests may show up for the party. Join us for the juke box musical you never knew you needed! "Aftertaste of Love" is directed by Lindsey Sherman, music directed by Rodney Bush. (more...)