NEWS

Legendary Singer-Songwriter JUDY COLLINS Among the Honorees at the 34th ANNUAL BISTRO AWARDS Gala

Legendary Singer-Songwriter JUDY COLLINS Among the Honorees at the 34th ANNUAL BISTRO AWARDS Gala

Monday, March 11 at Gotham Comedy Club Frances Ruffelle, Lee Horwin, Luba Mason, and Sidney Myer Also Recognized Among the 15 Winners Internationally acclaimed singer-songwriter and Grammy Hall-of-Famer Judy Collins will be honored, along with a diverse group of 14 other outstanding artists, at the 34th Annual Bistro Awards on Monday, March 11 at Gotham […]

January 30, 2019 | By | Add a Comment
Legendary Singer-Songwriter JUDY COLLINS to Receive the  2019 Bistro Award for Lifetime Achievement

Legendary Singer-Songwriter JUDY COLLINS to Receive the 2019 Bistro Award for Lifetime Achievement

Monday, March 11 at Gotham Comedy Club (New York City, Jan. 21, 2019) — Internationally acclaimed singer-songwriter and Grammy Hall-of-Famer, Judy Collins will be honored at the 34th Annual Bistro Awards on Monday, March 11, where she will be receiving the Bob Harrington Lifetime Achievement Award, the Bistro Awards’ highest honor, for her six decades […]

January 21, 2019 | By | Add a Comment
2018 ASCAP Outstanding Revue Award

2018 ASCAP Outstanding Revue Award

(New York City, February 7, 2018) — ASCAP, the performing rights organization and longtime sponsor of the Bistro Awards, annually gives its name to one of the Awards. This year, ASCAP has chosen the revue It Helps to Sing About It: Songs of Ben Schaechter & Dan Kael as the recipient of the ASCAP title in recognition […]

February 8, 2018 | By | Add a Comment
Actor-Singer-Dancer ANDRÉ De SHIELDS and Renowned Jazz Artist SHEILA JORDAN Among the Honorees at the 33rd ANNUAL BISTRO AWARDS GALA

Actor-Singer-Dancer ANDRÉ De SHIELDS and Renowned Jazz Artist SHEILA JORDAN Among the Honorees at the 33rd ANNUAL BISTRO AWARDS GALA

Monday, March 12, 6:30 pm at Gotham Comedy Club Marta Sanders, Shemekia Copeland, and Will and Peter Anderson Also Recognized Among the 15 Award Winners (New York City, January 31, 2018) —Tony and Drama Desk nominee and multi-Audelco Award winner André De Shields and internationally acclaimed jazz vocalist Sheila Jordan are among the artists who […]

January 31, 2018 | By | Add a Comment
SEE MORE NEWS
     

RECENT REVIEWS

Gretchen Reinhagen

Gretchen Reinhagen

Lately it seems that singer Gretchen Reinhagen’s name pops up most often with the word “director” attached, but in her continuing residency at Pangea the words “host” and “star” are more to the point. Using her most recent night as a celebration of her new CD, Take It With Me, Reinhagen focused on a number […]

December 4, 2019 | By | Add a Comment
Lisa Viggiano

Lisa Viggiano

In her latest show, From Lady Day to The Boss (at Don’t Tell Mama, smoothly directed by Tanya Moberly), Lisa Viggiano justly and joyously celebrated the nearly five-decade career at Columbia Records of John Henry Hammond—from his supervision of the last recordings of Bessie Smith to his signing and launching of Bruce Springsteen. In between […]

December 2, 2019 | By | Add a Comment
Lauren Frazza

Lauren Frazza

Feelin’ Good, singer Lauren Frazza’s remarkably assured cabaret debut at Pangea, is filled with great singing, striking arrangements, good humor and real emotion. Again and again, one forgets that this is her first venture into cabaret. Under Geoff Stoner’s clean, precise direction, Frazza delights the audience with tales of the dogs she has known. She […]

November 25, 2019 | By | Add a Comment
Bob Diamond

Bob Diamond

An admitted and proud octogenarian, Bob Diamond clearly revels in his longevity. In his latest show, The Game of Life (at Don’t Tell Mama, directed by Gretchen Reinhagen), he proved it yet again. In a fetching cranberry-colored shirt by Betty of Burbank (“she makes all my shirts”), and strong and confident in both his singing […]

November 25, 2019 | By | Add a Comment

BISTRO PICKS

The Drinkwater Brothers and Friends …

The Drinkwater Brothers and Friends …

Don’t Tell Mama Monday December 9, 9:30 pm Christmas Wonderland Winter Extravaganza Spectacular Vocalists, multiple-instrumentalists, and songwriters, twin brothers John and Matthew Drinkwater are musical wunderkinder. They perform “rock, pop, folk, Broadway, and everything in between,” producing some of the most ear-pleasing music you’re likely to hear. While much of what they do leans towards […]

July 28, 2019 | By | Add a Comment
Julie Reyburn

Julie Reyburn

Don’t Tell Mama Sunday December 15,  4:00 pm Tuesday December 17, 7:00 pm Anywhere We Are One of the finest artists on the cabaret scene, multi-award-winning vocalist Julie Reyburn returns (after waaay too long an absence) with a show that is stunning, thrilling, and moving. She is joined by her longtime musical director Mark Janas […]

October 6, 2019 | By | Add a Comment
Sue Matsuki

Sue Matsuki

Urban Stages Thursday December 19, 7:00 pm How’s  That for Openers? On September 16, 1986, singer Sue Matsuki made her debut at Don’t Tell Mama. She’s decided to celebrate the first 33 years of her career with a program consisting of opening numbers from many of the shows she’s done during this period. She is […]

September 8, 2019 | By | Add a Comment