Irvington Town Hall Theater Presents CABARET ON THE HUDSON
Cabaret on the Hudson has two remaining performances for the 2015 - 2016 season: February 21 and April 10, all at 3pm. The featured artists for the February 21 performance will be DC Anderson, Liz McKendry and Kristoffer Lowe. Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 at the door.
D.C. Anderson, as an actor, has appeared on Broadway in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, on National Tour in PIPPIN, THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF NICHOLAS NICKLEBY, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA and MARTIN GUERRE, Off Broadway in QUEEN OF THE MIST (also cast recording) and STORYVILLE and regionally with the Guthrie, Northlight, Florida Studio Theater, Workshop, Rep Theater of St Louis and Steppenwolf theater companies. He is an award winning singer/songwriter as well with 9 CD's of original and cover songs at iTunes etc. His next CD will be released in October of 2016. www.dcanderson.net
Originally from Buffalo, New York, Liz McKendry got her start in Las Vegas performing in Donn Arden's "Jubilee!" before landing a spot in the Broadway musical THE PRODUCERS. After a wonderful run, Liz was also cast in the film adaptation of the show. Since then, she has collected a wide range of credits in off-Broadway, regional theater and television, including the role of Gretchen in Boeing-Boeing at Cape May Stage, in performances of Sleep No More, A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum at The Paper Mill Playhouse, "The Young & The Restless" on CBS and "Mad Fashion" on Bravo. Liz recently performed in Luigi...A Benefit-Tribute Concert at The Peter Norton Symphony Space and in The Nutcracker as the Snow Queen and Mother Ginger with Alden Moves Dance Theatre. She was also seen performing at The Metropolitan Room with Rick Knight's vocal quartet "Quarter 2 Four" and in her solo cabaret show, From Buffalo to Broadway at Hallwalls in Buffalo, NY and as part of Cape May Stage's acclaimed Second Stage Series in Cape May, NJ. Other credits include, Bright Stars of Broadway at Town Hall, Cabaret Cares, Broadway On 22nd Street, The 27th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition at The Minskoff Theatre, The New York Jazz Choreography Project featuring works by Luigi & Francis J. Roach and Broadway Backwards at The Palace Theatre. www.lizmckendry.com
Kristoffer Lowe is an Alabama native, has made NYC home for the last 17 years. Recently concluding a primetime engagement at The Metropolitan Room, his show YOU'RE GETTING TO BE A HABIT WITH ME: The Songs of Harry Warren received critical praise. An award winning vocalist in the cabaret world, he is the recipient of a 2015 Bistro Award and a 2015 MAC (Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs) Award for his critically lauded show: WAITING FOR THE LIGHT TO SHINE. He is the 2014 MetroStar Winner in the MetroStar Talent Challenge. He has sung at the Mabel Mercer Foundation's Cabaret Convention at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Rose Hall and historic Town Hall, receiving the 2015 Julie Wilson Award for excellence in cabaret. Theatrical credits include: National and Canadian tour: Vallon in SHOWBOAT; NYC credits: CHESS: THE CONCERT with Josh Groban; BABES IN TOYLAND at Avery Fisher Hall. Favorite regional credits include: Padre in MAN OF LA MANCHA (Human Race Theatre), Nanki-Poo in THE MIKADO (River Rep. Theatre); Reuben in JOSEPH (Media Theatre); Lord Savage in JEKYLL AND HYDE (Trump Plaza, Atlantic City). For six months, Kristoffer sailed the high seas as lead singer aboard Holland America's luxury liner, The Veendam. He regularly performs with and serves on the advisory board for Vocal Ease, a non-profit volunteer organization that presents hour long concerts of jazz standards and the American Songbook to NYC's elderly in nursing homes, retirement communities, hospitals and drop-in centers. A classically trained tenor, he is a state winner in the 1998 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, and earned the Best Diction Award in the Regional Auditions that same year. B.A. Birmingham Southern College.
Series hostess, singer/actress Corinna Sowers Adler, has been nominated as "Best Host of a Variety Show" and "Best Female Vocalist" for the 2012 and 2014 Broadway World Cabaret Awards as well as an Excellence in Theater Education TONY Award. Sowers Adler was a featured soloist at the 25th Annual New York Cabaret Convention held in the Rose Theater of Jazz at Lincoln Center. She has performed her solo show BY REQUEST: NEW YORK MOMENTS at BROADWAY's Supper Club - Feinstein's/54 BELOW and has toured and performed her other solo cabaret shows Stories, By Request, Songs From the Heart and Let Me Sing and I'm Happy at venues in New York City, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Florida. Corinna recently performed her show High Standards with Musical Director, Alex Rybeck to rave reviews at the Metropolitan Room in New York City. In December 2015, Corinna was honored make her debut in the MUSIC OVER MANHATTAN series held in the beautiful Appel Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center. www.corinnasings.com
Audiences are invited to arrive in Irvington early to make it a true experience by visiting one of the many local restaurants for lunch pre-show. The Irvington Town Hall Theater is located at 85 Main Street, Irvington, NY.
Cabaret on the Hudson tickets are $15 each in advance or $18 at the door and are available by visiting http://bit.ly/COTH_Feb_2016
Photo: Kristoffer Lowe