2018 Bistro Award Winners

André De Shields

Bob Harrington Lifetime Achievement Award

Sheila Jordan

Outstanding Contributions to the Art of Jazz

Marta Sanders

Consummate Cabaret Artistry

Shemekia Copeland

Producer’s Award

Mary Sue Daniels

Ira Eaker Special Achievement Award

Jeff Harnar


Lisa Yaeger


Rachelle Garniez


Peter and Will Anderson


Salty Brine

Creative Artistry

Amy Beth Williams

Carried Away

Theme Show

Thank You for Your Love: Our Celebration of Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt

Carole Demas, Sarah Rice, Charles Repole, Joe Goodrich, Maria Banks, Stuart J. Allyn

Tribute Show

It Helps to Sing About It: Songs of Ben Schaechter & Dan Kael

Ben Schaechter, Dan Kael, Sara Louise Lazarus



Dan Ruth

A Life Behind Bars

Solo Play

Katie McGrath

New York Debut