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Full Casting Announced for TRIAL ON THE POTOMAC - THE IMPEACHMENT OF RICHARD NIXON -  Photo Full Casting Announced for TRIAL ON THE POTOMAC - THE IMPEACHMENT OF RICHARD NIXON - Now Opening in August
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2021

Just as Quentin Tarantino suggested an alternate reality to one of the industry's most famous scandals in ‚ÄúOnce Upon A Time In Hollywood,‚ÄĚ George Bugatti, takes our country's most notorious scandal and asks ‚ÄúWhat if ‚Ķ President Richard M. Nixon had not resigned?,‚ÄĚ

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.

BWW Interview: Stephen Shanaghan And Kevin Malony of  Pangea Restaurant and Cabaret Photo BWW Interview: Stephen Shanaghan And Kevin Malony of Pangea Restaurant and Cabaret
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 15, 2021

Between loyal local patrons, a Gofundme campaign, and the contributions of many Alt Cabaret stars, PANGEA is still hangin' in there after ten months of the global health crisis. Everyone is pitching in to do all they can to keep the beloved home of Alt Cabaret alive and well and living in the Lower East Side.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of December 21 - MOULIN ROUGE! Songbook, ESTEL Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of December 21 - MOULIN ROUGE! Songbook, ESTELLA SCROOGE Cast Recording, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 23, 2020

This week's list includes the songbook to Moulin Rouge! the Musical. Also, check out the Estella Scrooge cast album featuring Danny Burstein, Betsy Wolfe, Lauren Patten, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and more.

Marilyn Michaels Releases New Album LET THERE BE NIGHT Photo Marilyn Michaels Releases New Album LET THERE BE NIGHT
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 17, 2020

Singer Comedienne, Marilyn Michaels has released a new Album---Let There Be Night, 70th Anniversary CD.

BWW Interview: Michael Kirk Lane Of CABARET CONVERSATIONS... And So Much More Photo BWW Interview: Michael Kirk Lane Of CABARET CONVERSATIONS... And So Much More
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 1, 2020

MAC Award recipient Michael Kirk Lane has been singing less, and talking more, and the result is a much welcome program of interview shows through the 92Y

BWW Feature: Stephen Mosher's Pandemic Playlist: The History Lesson Photo BWW Feature: Stephen Mosher's Pandemic Playlist: The History Lesson
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 1, 2020

The Pandemic Playlist is back with a look at the people who made cabaret what it is today.

GLOBAL QUEER READ-IN: A Virtual Pride Event Announced June 25 Photo GLOBAL QUEER READ-IN: A Virtual Pride Event Announced June 25
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2020

Over 30 LGBTQI writers, playwrights, activists, and artists will read passages on camera from their favorite influential works of queer literature and poetry for the first marathon Virtual Global Queer READ-IN. Join 2020 Pulitzer Prize winner Jericho Brown, Maryland Poet Laureate Grace Cavalieri, actor Alfre Woodard, playwright Charles Busch, writer/poet Alexis De Veaux, singer/songwriter Sophie B. Hawkins and more of this famous roster Thursday, June 25th starting at noon (Pacific Time) on Zoom and Twitch.

BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Sidney Myer Photo BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Sidney Myer
by Nicholas Adler - Jun 16, 2020

We all know him, whether it be shining on stage interpreting one of the tongue-in- cheek American Standards that he's known for, buzzing around Don't Tell Mama's making sure everything is going smoothly with the multiple shows he booked that day, or simply floating into a cabaret club to support an artist he enjoys. HE is the kind and encouraging man that has launched many a career and has given young artists a shot to perform, long before their names were in lights on the great white way. Who is this legendary New York City fixture? Why, none other than Sidney Myer (of course)!

CLIP JOINT Livestream Events Feature Judy Garland, THE BROADWAY MIXTAPE SOUTH PACIFIC Photo CLIP JOINT Livestream Events Feature Judy Garland, THE BROADWAY MIXTAPE SOUTH PACIFIC & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2020

LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Will Be Available For Digital Download With Proce Photo LES MISERABLES - THE STAGED CONCERT Will Be Available For Digital Download With Proceeds Going to Charity
by Stephi Wild - Apr 19, 2020

Les Misérables -The Staged Concert will be available for digital download in the UK and Australia to raise much needed funds for performers, musicians and the NHS. 

Julie Halston, Michael Longoria and More Are Coming to Birdland Photo Julie Halston, Michael Longoria and More Are Coming to Birdland
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 24, 2020

Below is the upcoming schedule at Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater February 3 through February 16: 

February 2020 Lineup Announced At Birdland Jazz Club And Birdland Theater Photo February 2020 Lineup Announced At Birdland Jazz Club And Birdland Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 16, 2020

Birdland Jazz Club¬†and¬†Birdland Theater¬†are pleased to present the schedule for the month of February! At¬†Birdland Jazz Club, catch the iconic¬†Lionel Hampton Big Band Featuring Jason Marsalis,¬†current GRAMMY nominee¬†Catherine Russell, the Birdland debut of¬†AGUAS Trio with Omar Sosa, Yilian Ca√Īizares and Gustavo Ovalles,¬†and iconic vocalist¬†Jane Monheit.¬†Internationally recognized trumpeter¬†Rachel Therrien,¬†the¬†Seth Weaver Big Band,¬†and¬†The Voice¬†contestant¬†Melinda Rose Rodriguez¬†will also be performing upstairs.¬†

ON HOLLYWOOD AND WEIMAR Comes To Feinstein's/54 Below, November 13 Photo ON HOLLYWOOD AND WEIMAR Comes To Feinstein's/54 Below, November 13
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2019

What started as an idea of a tribute to the remarkable composers who found themselves in exile in California in the first half of the last century turned out to be a highly acclaimed and sold-out show in New York City. Following performances at the Triad Theater and Off-Broadway's York Theatre both artists now look forward to performing at the prestigious Feinstein's/54 Below.

Karen Akers, Julie Gold, Mark Nadler and Steve Ross Join BABY JANE DEXTER: FOREVER YO Photo Karen Akers, Julie Gold, Mark Nadler and Steve Ross Join BABY JANE DEXTER: FOREVER YOUNG
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 27, 2019

Karen Akers, Julie Gold, Mark Nadler and Steve Ross have joined the elite lineup of ''Baby Jane Dexter: Forever Young: A Celebration in Words & Music'' on Thursday, Oct. 3, at 6 p.m. at St. Peter's Church, 619 Lexington Ave. (at 54th St.), New York City. 

Shan Ako and Lily Kerhoas Join the Cast of LES MISERABLES Staged Concert Photo Shan Ako and Lily Kerhoas Join the Cast of LES MISERABLES Staged Concert
by Stephi Wild - Jul 19, 2019

As rehearsals begin for Les Miserables -The Staged Concert, Cameron Mackintosh introduces Shan Ako and Lily Kerhoas who complete the principal casting as Eponine and Cosette respectively. They join the previously announced Michael Ball as Javert, Alfie Boe as Jean Valjean, Carrie Hope Fletcher as Fantine, Matt Lucas as Thenardier, Rob Houchen as Marius, Bradley Jaden as Enjolras, Katy Secombe as Madame Thenardier and, for three performances a week, John Owen-Jones as Jean Valjean.

Photo Coverage: Nicolas King Hits The Stage At The Green Room 42 Photo Photo Coverage: Nicolas King Hits The Stage At The Green Room 42
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jun 18, 2019

Nicolas King, one of the most  exciting, talented and technically disciplined JazzPop voices around was swinging at The Green Room 42 last night.  

Photo Coverage: Go Inside the 33rd Annual MAC Awards! Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside the 33rd Annual MAC Awards!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Mar 27, 2019

The 33rd Annual MAC Awards were handed out last night (Tuesday, March 26, 2019) during a glitzy evening at New York City's SONY Hall.

Photo Flash: Hope Mill Theatre Manchester Presents RAGS Photo Photo Flash: Hope Mill Theatre Manchester Presents RAGS
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2019

Katy Lipson of Aria Entertainment and Joseph Houston and William Whelton of Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester are delighted to announce Olivier Award-winning actress Rebecca Trehearn as Rebecca in the UK premiere of a new version of the Stephen Schwartz musical RAGS from 2 March - 6 April, with a national press night on 5 March.

Photo Flash: Inside AN EVENING WITH STEPHEN SCHWARTZ at Hope Mill Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Inside AN EVENING WITH STEPHEN SCHWARTZ at Hope Mill Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Feb 18, 2019

Last night, Katy Lipson of Aria Entertainment and Joseph Houston and William Whelton of Hope Mill Theatre hosted 'An Evening with Stephen Schwartz' - a showcase of the legendary, multi-award-winning American lyricist and composer's best loved repertoire and his first ever UK panel discussion about his life and work.

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