Photos from the 2015 Bistro Awards Gala

Photos by Jim Baldassare

BISTRO AWARDS NEWS

Oh What a Night

Oh What a Night

March 5, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Jason Graae sang an original song, “Nothing Rhymes With Bistro Blues,” written specifically for the occasion of the 30th annual Bistro Awards, at the outset of the gala that included performances by such past Bistro Award winners and legendary cabaret artists as Marilyn Maye (who sang a medley of rainbow songs), Karen Mason (“Almost Like […]

Bistro Awards Tonight!

Bistro Awards Tonight!

March 3, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Jason Grae plays host to the 30th annual Bistro Awards gala, which features 11 winners of this year’s awards – such as Carol Fredette and Lillias White —  plus a cavalcade of past winners – some of the biggest names in the cabaret world, including Marilyn Maye, Karen Mason, Dee Dee Bridgewater, John Fugelsang.   […]

Bistro Awards – Four Days From Now!

Bistro Awards – Four Days From Now!

February 28, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

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RECENT REVIEWS

Kyle Eastwood Quintet

Kyle Eastwood Quintet

May 21, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

In his recent show at Blue Note, Kyle Eastwood proved that when it comes to instrumental jazz, paternity and osmosis can provide a solid foundation for adventurism and variety, as well as tradition. The eldest child of Clint Eastwood, Kyle literally learned the genre from his father, and went on to work for him as […]

Kim Sutton

Kim Sutton

May 20, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Bouncy and brassy, in “Anchors Away!,” her current show at Don’t Tell Mama, Kim Sutton pays a robust tribute to Fleet Week and the United States Navy, in which she served for six years in the mid-1980s. She starts out with a driving, semi-disco “Star Spangled Banner”—no audience standup necessary—which leads right into the anthem […]

Kevin Dozier

Kevin Dozier

May 17, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Kevin Dozier’s recent show at the Metropolitan Room (which will return to the club in November) was called “A New York Romance.” It was a suitable title, I suppose, as Dozier did touch quite a bit on his life in (and love for) New York City. But then again, how many other NYC-themed shows open […]

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BISTRO PICKS

Dawn Derow

Dawn Derow

April 25, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Metropolitan Room Tuesday May 26, 4:00pm “Legit: A Classical Cabaret” An hour of some of the most beautiful music ever written, splendidly sung by Dawn Derow. Also a fine actress, she delivers multidimensional interpretations that are vibrant with character. With musical director Mark Janas at the piano, directed by Lina Koutrakos. Also Friday June 19, 9:30 […]

Thomas Honeck: Dancing with Death

Thomas Honeck: Dancing with Death

January 4, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

The Duplex Wednesday May 27, 7:00 pm Thomas Honeck did his first solo cabaret show ten years ago, his second seven years ago, and last year he debuted his third, “Dancing with Death.” Like the previous two, it was presented at The Duplex and directed by Lisa Moss; he’s been performing it from time to […]

Lennie Watts

Lennie Watts

May 17, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Laurie Beechman Theatre Sunday May 31, 7:00 pm “Bloody Bloody Lennie Watts” Lennie Watts brings his award-winning 2012 show back for one more performance. Over the years, Watts has demonstrated his persuasive artistry in a number of excellent shows, but in this exceptional offering, he also reveals Watts, the person. Tanya Holt, Lorinda Lisitza, and […]

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