BWW Review: MARK McCOMBS Is Dazzlingly Hilarious Playing Multiple Characters In New Show at the Metropolitan RoomBWW Review: MARK McCOMBS Is Dazzlingly Hilarious Playing Multiple Characters In New Show at the Metropolitan Room
by Billie Roe - Apr 20, 2015

Mark McCombs is one of those madcap Thespians offering one of the best examples of “character work” on the current New York cabaret scene. Having studied and performed with the New York Gotham City Improv Company, it's little wonder McCombs's first solo show, Ten Jumps Ahead of a Fit, earned him a 2002 Bistro Award, while his second show, Bottomfeeders, brought him a Nightlife Award. His most recent show on April 10 at the Metropolitan Room, The Mark McCombs Progr'um, was a hilarious romp into the ridiculous world of five characters that no doubt originated from McCombs' Florida panhandle origins. (more...)

Cabaret Life NYC: Listmania Part Deux! More Best Cabaret Performer Honorable Mentions for 2012Cabaret Life NYC: Listmania Part Deux! More Best Cabaret Performer Honorable Mentions for 2012
by Stephen Hanks - Dec 27, 2012

Wow, talk about a thumbs up! BroadwayWorld.com Cabaret Reviewer/Columnist Stephen Hanks received such a positive reaction to his '2012 Best of New York Cabaret' piece posted yesterday that we thought it would be fun for him to add to his original 13 "honorable mentions" list. So, here for your holiday week reading pleasure is Part 2 of his "Best" and "Most" Honorable Mentions in Cabaret for 2012 with 21 new listings (because an even 20 would be trite). Enjoy! (more...)

Photo Coverage: 2011 Nightlife AwardsPhoto Coverage: 2011 Nightlife Awards
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Feb 2, 2011

On Monday, January 31, The Nightlife Awards were hosted by Bruce Vilanch. The evening has no acceptance speeches -- it's just pure entertainment provided by the winners and special guest stars. The show has been hailed by The New York Times as 'The equivalent of The Tony Awards for New York Nightlife.' As always, the vast majority of the winners, chosen by the press, agreed to come to Town Hall and perform. (more...)

Olivo, Vilanch, et al. Set for 2011 Nightlife Awards 1/31Olivo, Vilanch, et al. Set for 2011 Nightlife Awards 1/31
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2011

Karen Olivo (West Side Story) will join cabaret legend Karen Akers, and nightlife stars Billy Stritch, Jim Caruso, and The Rescignos at this year's Nightlife Awards. The Nightlife Awards has no acceptance speeches -- it's just pure entertainment provided by the winners and special guest stars. (more...)

Karen Olivo Joins Cast Of 2011 Nightlife Awards 1/31Karen Olivo Joins Cast Of 2011 Nightlife Awards 1/31
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2011

Yet another addition to the 9th Annual Nightlife Awards brings Tony Award-winner Karen Olivo (West Side Story) to the Town Hall stage. (more...)

Ebersole, Busch & More Set For 2011 NIGHTLIFE AWARDSEbersole, Busch & More Set For 2011 NIGHTLIFE AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2011

The Nightlife Awards -- a unique awards show with no acceptance speeches (just pure entertainment provided by the winners and special guest stars) has been hailed by The New York Times as 'The equivalent of The Tony Awards for New York Nightlife.' (more...)

2005 Nightlife Awards Winners Announced, Ceremony/Performance January 31
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2005

Special guest stars Joy Behar, Bruce Vilanch, Sutton Foster, Ute Lemper, Maureen McGovern, and Kate Clinton will perform in honor of the winners! (more...)