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VANJARI: The Mother/Daughter Cabaret Debuts July 8th VANJARI: The Mother/Daughter Cabaret Debuts July 8th
by BWW News Desk on June 24, 2018 in Cabaret

Vampingo Productions presents VANJARI: The Mother/Daughter Cabaret, starring Evangeline Johns and Ariana Johns in MIXED BAGS. Musical Direction by Darryl Curry and Staging by Max McGuire & Mark Mindek. (more...)
Nick Rashad Burroughs is JAMES BROWN LIVE at Joe's Pub Nick Rashad Burroughs is JAMES BROWN LIVE at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2018 in Cabaret

Ladies and gentlemen, are you ready for Star Time?!? Broadway favorite, Nick Rashad Burroughs (Kinky Boots) returns from touring in the acclaimed production of Something Rotten and recently being featured singing "Ordinary Day" on Todrick Hall's number one selling visual album, "Forbidden," to celebrate the work of the Hardest Working Man in Show Business, Soul Brother Number One, and the amazing Mister Please Please Please himself; James Brown and the Famous Flames. (more...)
Hot New Vocalist Tay Anderson Comes to Cabaret At Winter Park Playhouse This July Hot New Vocalist Tay Anderson Comes to Cabaret At Winter Park Playhouse This July
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Krista Knowles  Powerhouse musical theatre performer, Tay Anderson, will take the cabaret stage at The Winter Park Playhouse to premiere her latest solo cabaret, I Was Here, in the theatre's Spotlight Cabaret Series July 18 and 19. Playhouse Musical Director, Christopher Leavy, will accompany on piano.   (more...)
GOLDEN GIRLS GAY PRIDE TRIVIA Returns to the Duplex GOLDEN GIRLS GAY PRIDE TRIVIA Returns to the Duplex
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2018 in Cabaret

Hilarious drag trio, The Golden Gays NYC bring their famed Golden Girls Trivia show back to the Duplex NYC to celebrate Pride 2018. (more...)
Trans Voices Cabaret PRIDE Edition Comes to The Duplex Trans Voices Cabaret PRIDE Edition Comes to The Duplex
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2018 in Cabaret

After selling out their first three performances, Trans Voices Cabaret returns to The Duplex for a special Pride week show with an even bigger cast of transgender, non-binary, and gender non-conforming performers today, June 23rd, 2018 at 6:30pm, with direction by Donnie Cianciotto and musical direction by Anessa Marie. (more...)
Feinstein's/54 Below Presents Robbie Rozelle In BUSTIN' OUT' On Pride Weekend Feinstein's/54 Below Presents Robbie Rozelle In BUSTIN' OUT' On Pride Weekend
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2018 in Cabaret

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Robbie Rozelle in 'Bustin' Out' today, June 23, 2018 at 9:30pm. (more...)
BAZAZZ! - A SEQUINED VARIETY Welcomes Nancy Witter and Miss Molly Pope BAZAZZ! - A SEQUINED VARIETY Welcomes Nancy Witter and Miss Molly Pope
by BWW News Desk on June 23, 2018 in Cabaret

Rick Skye, who won the 2017 MAC Award for 'Best Impersonation,' welcomes Cabaret Sensation Molly Pope and Comedian Nancy Witter to 'Bazazz! - A Sequined Variety' along with Kit Kat Boyz Ryan Lind, Diego Sayao and David Ballard today, February 24th at 8:00PM at Don't Tell Mama (343 West 43rd Street). There is a $20.00 Cover Charge and 2 drink minimum and reservations can be made by calling 212-757-0788 or visiting www.donttellmamanyc.com. The Huffington Post called the show 'Energetic, high energy...loaded with talent, laughs...and BAZAZZ!'. (more...)
Broadway Princess Party, Lindsey Mendez and Ryan Scott Oliver, and More Next Week at 54 Below Broadway Princess Party, Lindsey Mendez and Ryan Scott Oliver, and More Next Week at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk on June 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. (more...)
Birdland Presents Veronica Swift and More Week of July 2 Birdland Presents Veronica Swift and More Week of July 2
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Birdland will kick-off their great week of programming with Veronica Swift, David Damiani & The No Vacancy Orchestra, The Emmet Cohen Trio, and more! (more...)
Dave Damiani Returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko with SINATRA STANDING ROOM ONLY Dave Damiani Returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko with SINATRA STANDING ROOM ONLY
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Feinstein's at the Nikko is thrilled to presentSinatra Standing Room Only-a special evening of music paying homage to the "Chairman of the Board" Frank Sinatra featuring Dave Damiani and the No Vacancy Orchestra-on Friday, August 17 (8 p.m.) and Saturday, August 18 (8 p.m.). (more...)
Bay Area Cabaret Announces Matthew Morrison, Kate Baldwin, Gavin Creel, LaChanze, and More Bay Area Cabaret Announces Matthew Morrison, Kate Baldwin, Gavin Creel, LaChanze, and More
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Bay Area Cabaret announces its 15th Anniversary Season of shows, its ninth at the legendary Venetian Room (Fairmont Hotel 950 Mason Street atop Nob Hill). This season's stellar lineup features many performers making their Bay Area Cabaret debuts, as well as the return of several favorites. It kicks off on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 7:00 pm with the San Francisco solo concert debut of Tony, Emmy and Golden Globe award-nominee Matthew Morrison (Glee, Hairspray, South Pacific, Finding Neverland). (more...)
10th Annual Broadway Meows to Purr at Don't Tell Mama 7/16 10th Annual Broadway Meows to Purr at Don't Tell Mama 7/16
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2018 in Cabaret

The 10th Annual Broadway Meows Concert for the Humane Society of New York will be presented at Don't Tell Mama, Monday, July 16th at 7pm. The evening will be comprised of songs by composer/lyricist Seth Bisen-Hersh. (more...)
A Summertime Soiree Heads to The Green Room 42 A Summertime Soiree Heads to The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Eric Michael Sweeney and Matthew A. Stephens present Songs and Stories: A Summertime Soiree, an intimate summer evening of storytelling and music making by five rising stars of Broadway. Singers share stories from their lives and the songs which have inspired them along the way. Whether it is a song from the first Broadway show they saw, a song from their childhood, or a song from their dream role, this outstanding cast weaves together their personal histories with the soundtracks of their lives. Songs and Stories: A Summertime Soiree allows audiences a sneak peek behind the curtain and into the real lives of Broadway's rising stars! (more...)
Photo Coverage: Gloria Allred Women's Rights Champion Roasted at the Friars Club Photo Coverage: Gloria Allred Women's Rights Champion Roasted at the Friars Club
by Stephen Sorokoff on June 22, 2018 in Cabaret

In 1983 Phyllis Diller had to dress up in drag to sneak into a men's only Sid Caesar's Friars Roast. Last night women's champion Friar Gloria Allred resplendent in an attractive pants and gold jacket was escorted through the front door of The Monastery for that time-honored Friar privilege of being Roasted. BroadwayWorld was there for photos only. What's said in the Friars, stays in the Friars. (more...)
Photo Coverage: TOMATO SHOWSTOPPER DIVAS At The Triad Photo Coverage: TOMATO SHOWSTOPPER DIVAS At The Triad
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy on June 22, 2018 in Cabaret

They're her top tomatoes! Prolific producer and host Randie Levine-Miller presented a special edition of her 'Showstopper Divas' series at The Triad, 158 West 72nd Street, on Thursday June 21 at 7pm. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos below! (more...)
CHRIS & DAVID'S TOP 40 SHOWTUNES YOU'VE (PROBABLY) NEVER HEARD Comes to Davenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret CHRIS & DAVID'S TOP 40 SHOWTUNES YOU'VE (PROBABLY) NEVER HEARD Comes to Davenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Cabaret

Terrific but little known musical theatre gems will be given the spotlight in Chris & David's Top 40 Showtunes You've (Probably) Never Heard, performed at Davenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret from July 9-30 on Mondays at 8 PM.  Reservations can be placed at davenportspianobar.com. (more...)
Photo Flash: Alan Cumming Returns to the Legendary Cafe Carlyle! Photo Flash: Alan Cumming Returns to the Legendary Cafe Carlyle!
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Cabaret

Acclaimed singer/actor Alan Cumming returns to Cafe Carlyle with an all-new show, Legal Immigrant, June 19-30. Alan Cumming has been described by Time Magazine as one of the most fun people in show business, by The New York Times as a 'bawdy, countercultural sprite' and by The New York Observer as a 'frolicky pansexual sex symbol for the new millennium.' But he thinks you shouldn't believe everything you read. (more...)
Cacophony Daniels Brings Bette Midler Tribute To Don't Tell Mama Cacophony Daniels Brings Bette Midler Tribute To Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2018 in Cabaret

On June 22, 2018, Bistro Award-winning Cacophony Daniels (aka Jersey Boys's Courter Simmons) marches into New York's storied Don't Tell Mama with 'Wanna Bette?,' a live-singing cabaret tribute to the one and only Bette Midler. (more...)
Alicia Krakauer And Stephanie Turci Join DUETS With Thewriteteachers.com Volume 6 Alicia Krakauer And Stephanie Turci Join DUETS With Thewriteteachers.com Volume 6
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2018 in Cabaret

Alicia Krakauer and Stephanie Turci join DUETS with The Write Teacher(s) Volume 6! This popular concert series is back at Feinstein's/54 Below for the sixth time on June 22, 9:30pm!  (more...)
Broadway at the Cabaret: Alan Cumming, Actor Therapy with Lindsay Mendez, Max Chernin & More! Broadway at the Cabaret: Alan Cumming, Actor Therapy with Lindsay Mendez, Max Chernin & More!
by BWW News Desk on June 24, 2018 in Cabaret

What good is sitting alone in your room this week? If you don't already have plans to see a Broadway show, come out to see your favorite Broadway stars in a cabaret act instead. Highlights this week include: (more...)
ANYBODYS EVERYBODY Premieres At The Duplex Today ANYBODYS EVERYBODY Premieres At The Duplex Today
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Cabaret

Madame's Soiree and The Duplex Development Stage proudly present the World Premiere of Anybodys Everybody: One Girl's West Side Story on June 21st, at 7pm at The Duplex Cabaret Theatre. The show is written and performed by Mary Theresa Archbold, and is the culmination of her Denovan Residencey Grant, a 6 month Developmental Grant jointly administered by Madame's Soiree and The Duplex for Original Solo Work in cabaret. (more...)
QUEEN DIVA STRENGTH OF A WOMAN: A PHYLLIS HYMAN TRIBUTE Debuts At Feinstein's/54 Below QUEEN DIVA STRENGTH OF A WOMAN: A PHYLLIS HYMAN TRIBUTE Debuts At Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Cabaret

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Queen Diva in "Strength of a Woman: A Phyllis Hyman Tribute" on September 3, 2018. The 75 minute  tribute begins with Phyllis Hyman's days with Duke Ellington's "Sophisticated Ladies Medley-A Train, It Don't Mean A Thing, In A Sentimental Mood" to her pivotal vocal performance in Spike Lee's "School Daze" singing "Be One"  to her recording career beginning with Norman Connors singing "Betcha By Golly Wow" to  her favorite songs "What You Won't Do For Love," to "Old Friend" a song she would dedicate to her numerous dear friends who died of AIDS in the late 1980's and early 1990's. (more...)
Cast Members From MISS SAIGON Revival To Reunite At Feinstein's/54 Below Cast Members From MISS SAIGON Revival To Reunite At Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Cabaret

On Monday, July 2nd, cast members from the recent Broadway Revival of Miss Saigon will take to the stage of Feinstein's/54 Below for a one-night-only event.  (more...)
BWW Interview: Becca Blackwell Talks THEY, THEMSELF AND SCHMERM, Mining Humor from Difficult Topics, and the Butterfly Effect of Queer Artists BWW Interview: Becca Blackwell Talks THEY, THEMSELF AND SCHMERM, Mining Humor from Difficult Topics, and the Butterfly Effect of Queer Artists
by Troy Frisby on June 20, 2018 in Cabaret

'You're never going to see yourself onstage unless you write for yourself.' That's what Becca Blackwell was told by their friend, Michelle Matlock, who had written THE MAMMY PROJECT as a solo show for herself. That idea, coupled with encouragement from Blackwell's partner and 'prolific' fellow artist, Erin Markey, led Blackwell to write THEY, THEMSELF AND SCHMERM. (more...)
Photo Flash: Broadway at Birdland Presents Natalie Douglas Photo Flash: Broadway at Birdland Presents Natalie Douglas
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Cabaret

The Broadway at Birdland concert series was proud to present singer Natalie Douglas with another one of her "Tributes!" On Monday, June 18, she celebrated the music and magic of the one and only Dame Shirley Bassey, with musical director Brian Nash and the band of All Stars. (more...)