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Baby Jane Dexter

 
Bio:
A mainstay of cabaret stages all over, Baby Jane began her career in the 1970's and continued performing her cabaret shows through 2017. Throughout her storied career she was seen at an endless array of major venues throughout the country, including Reno Sweeney, The Ballroom, Eighty Eight's, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
A mainstay of cabaret stages all over, Baby Jane began her career in the 1970's and continued performing her cabaret shows through 2017. Throughout her storied career she was seen at an endless array of major venues throughout the country, including Reno Sweeney, The Ballroom, Eighty Eight's, ... (read complete bio)

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Baby Jane Dexter Biography

A mainstay of cabaret stages all over, Baby Jane began her career in the 1970's and continued performing her cabaret shows through 2017.

Throughout her storied career she was seen at an endless array of major venues throughout the country, including Reno Sweeney, The Ballroom, Eighty Eight's, Blues Alley, The Kennedy Center and Weill Recital Hall, as well as regular performances at New York City's Metropolitan Room.

Her albums include The Real World: Live At The Metropolitan Room, You're Following Me!, With Arms Wide Open, and Big, Bad, and Blue Live!

Dexter was the recipient of seven major MAC Awards, including a special award for Lifetime Achievement, two Nightlife Awards, and two Bistro Awards.

A rape survivor, she also developed a motivational workshop program, "Healing Through Entertainment -- A Motivational Performance Art Experience For Women", a program which uses the powerful communication of personal stories and songs to coach countless women healing from the trauma of depression, domestic violence, homelessness, and rape.




Baby Jane Dexter News

92Y Announces Melissa Errico, Norm Lewis & Jeff Harnar in Cabaret Conversations Photo 92Y Announces Melissa Errico, Norm Lewis & Jeff Harnar in Cabaret Conversations
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2022

The 92Y School of Music has announced new guests for their popular interview series, Cabaret Conversations, now in its second year. Previous speakers in the Manhattan Association of Cabaret Award and BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award-nominated series have included Chita Rivera , Lillias White, and Joe Iconis.

CABARET CONVERSATIONS with Michael Kirk Lane Announces Errico, Lewis, and Harnar as F Photo CABARET CONVERSATIONS with Michael Kirk Lane Announces Errico, Lewis, and Harnar as Future Guests
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 30, 2022

Michael Kirk Lane's cabaret interview program through 92Y announces impressive new guests for the spring and summer season.

Vocalist and Performer Anita Michael Presents New Show at The Laurie Beechman Theater Photo Vocalist and Performer Anita Michael Presents New Show at The Laurie Beechman Theater This May
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 11, 2022

Vocalist and performer Anita Michael returns to the Laurie Beechman Theatre with her new show on Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 1:00 pm.

CABARET CONVERSATIONS With Michael Kirk Lane at 92Y Announces Guest Lineup For Upcomi Photo CABARET CONVERSATIONS With Michael Kirk Lane at 92Y Announces Guest Lineup For Upcoming Episodes
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 17, 2022

Michael Kirk Lane and 92Y have more great guests to hear from, as the streaming series starts a new year.

92Y School Of Music's Cabaret Conversations With Michael Kirk Lane Announces New Line Photo 92Y School Of Music's Cabaret Conversations With Michael Kirk Lane Announces New Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Jul 9, 2021

Performances are Thursdays, 8-9 pm ET, August 5-26. Learn more about how to register here!

The 92Y School of Music Announces New Guests for Cabaret Conversations Photo The 92Y School of Music Announces New Guests for Cabaret Conversations
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 8, 2021

The 92Y School of Music announces new guests for their popular interview series, Cabaret Conversations, now in its second year, as well as new dates for Cabaret History and Great Performances. Previous speakers in the BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award-nominated series have included Chita Rivera and Joe Iconis. Led by award-winning cabaret historian and performer, Michael Kirk Lane these programs are perfect for both practitioners and fans of the art form.

BWW Feature: Women's History Month: The Trailblazers Photo BWW Feature: Women's History Month: The Trailblazers
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 31, 2021

Ask any of the women working in the nightclub industry who their idol is, who their role model, there heroine, and chances are they will say one of these names.

T. Oliver Reid, John McDaniel, Susie Mosher and More to Join CABARET CONVERSATIONS WI Photo T. Oliver Reid, John McDaniel, Susie Mosher and More to Join CABARET CONVERSATIONS WITH MICHAEL KIRK LANE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2021

The 92Y School of Music has announced an all-new roster of guests for the BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award-nominated interview series, CABARET CONVERSATIONS, as well as new dates for other returning classes: CABARET HISTORY AND GREAT PERFORMANCES; and CABARET PERFORMANCE: CONNECTING TO YOUR LYRIC.

CABARET CONVERSATIONS With Michael Kirk Lane Announces Spring Lineup Photo CABARET CONVERSATIONS With Michael Kirk Lane Announces Spring Lineup
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 24, 2021

After successful previous sessions of his chat program and virtual classes, Michael Kirk Lane returns to the 92Y for the Spring season.

92Y School Of Music Announces 2021 Cabaret Programming Photo 92Y School Of Music Announces 2021 Cabaret Programming
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 11, 2021

After its 2020 success with speakers including Chita Rivera and Joe Iconis, among others, the 92Y School of Music announces an all-new roster of cabaret programming for 2021, led by award-winning cabaret historian and performer, Michael Kirk Lane. Perfect for both practitioners and fans of the art form, it includes BroadwayWorld Cabaret Award-nominated interview series, Cabaret Conversations, as well as classes Cabaret History and Great Performances, and the newest, Cabaret Performance: Connecting to Your Lyric.  

Baby Jane Dexter Videos

BroadwayWorld TV: That's Kentertainment ‚Ä" 'Karen Mason, Baby Jane Dexter and Julie Wilson'
by That's Kentertainment! - Apr 10, 2005

This week on THAT'S KENTERTAINMENT! Ken brings you Karen Mason, Baby Jane Dexter and a special guest appearance by Julie Wilson!