Not all movies make good stage musicals. While there are some successes such as Billy Elliot and The Producers, there are also a number of clunkers. Honeymoon in Vegas, which recently opened at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre, is among them.
Sandra Bargman in THE EDGE of EVERYDAY Back again at The Duplex! "An enchanting mosaic of cabaret, performance art, and ritual". Sacred Stages LLC presents The Edge of Everyday, which explores our fear of change and ultimately, our acceptance of the dichotomies of Life. "The Edge" is where our resistance, our reluctance to embrace the diversity of life, collides with the inevitability of change in all the corners of our lives.
An A-list group of Broadway performers will gather at Metropolitan Room in New York City in February to sing "Nothing But the Love – An Evening of Songs by Tina deVaron." This original song cycle is about "grownup love and everything that comes (and goes) with it." deVaron is an award-winning New York singer/songwriter who is known as a mainstay of piano jazz and special events in the city's toniest rooms. "Nothing But the Love," plays one show on February 9th at 7:00 pm at Metropolitan Room,
T. Oliver Reid's much-lauded one-man revue, "Drop Me Off in Harlem," returns to the Metropolitan Room for an extended run beginning Sunday February 1. Filled with musical and cultural insights into the sultry demi-monde of Harlem jazz clubs and speakeasies in the 1930's, "Drop Me Off in Harlem" was called a "sensational show" by Stephen Holden in The NY Times when it played four weeks in October/November.
In a special return engagement of her attention-getting Metropolitan Room debut act in October, the Irish-born actress and singer Maxine Linehan gives us "Beautiful Songs" for three nights in February, starting February 4.
Next Up - my good friends DAWN DEROW, ANDREW SOTOMAYOR & I will be bringing back our show REVOLUTION in February and March! This show highlights wartime music throughout history from 1776 to present day. We had a great time doing this show last year. We registered it as an official WOUNDED WARRIOR EVENT, and donated a portion of everyone's cover charge to this great cause.