Mark your calendars today for the fall’s most anticipated anniversary and birthday celebration when the mega stars of Broadway and Cabaret come out to salute award-winning cabaret performer and Tony Award-winning producer Jamie deRoy when she celebrates the 25th anniversary
Minda Larsen eeked out a MetroStar win last night, finishing on top of a strong and tightly matched Top Five line-up in a spellbinding contest finale at the Metropolitan Room. To win the 8thannual MetroStar Talent Challenge Larsen captivated the judges with her confessional and inspirational story of having competed in the contest three other times (unsuccessfully) and dramatically changing her attitude about her work this time around.
The jazz baritone Richard Malavet resumes his critically-acclaimed exploration of Frank Sinatra’s club singer persona, “Very Good Years: The Intimate Sinatra,” on back-to-back nights this month. The show’s four-show prime-time major engagement concludes Thursday and Friday August 27 & 28, both at 7pm.
It might be expected that a musical revolving around a single mom raising an 11 year -old boy ,would be a sombre ,heavy-handed moralizing piece with every line containing an undisguised message ,spelled out in capital letters. James Harvey ,who wrote the book ,music ,and lyrics for The Crack In The Ceiling,being performed at this year's Fringe Festival at the Lynn Redgrave Theater ,has ,on the other hand ,written a work of comic genius .
Stacy Sullivan, 2015 MAC Award winner for Major Artist, hosts an evening benefiting Cabaret Cares/ Help is on the Way Today. “Stacy Sullivan and Friends” An Evening to Benefit Cabaret Cares/ Help Is On The Way Today.
“Andrea Marcovicci has an incandescent enthusiasm and a masterly balance between poignancy and wit.” – Stephen Holden, The New York Times ANDREA MARCOVCCI – the singer and actress hailed as “torch singer, spellbinder, heart-breaker” by People – will debut at 54 Below this fall for two shows only on November 17 and 18 at 7:00 PM ~
GABRIELLE STRAVELLI – the celebrated pop/jazz singer hailed for her “natural effervesce, undiluted joy and remarkable voice” by The New York Times – presents the second episode of her podcast “Big Modern Music with Gabrielle Stravelli,” which features monthly interviews with stars of jazz, pop and beyond.