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The 29th New York Cabaret Convention

The 29th New York Cabaret Convention

October 16, 2018 | By | Add a Comment

The 29th edition of the New York Cabaret Convention, presented by the Mabel Mercer Foundation, took place October 9-12 at the Rose Theater at Jazz at Lincoln Center. Penelope Thomas, Gerry Geddes, Robert Windeler, and Mark Dundas Wood covered the four nights for us. Following are their thoughts.     Cabaret Today! – by Penelope Thomas […]

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Deanna Kirk

Deanna Kirk

January 24, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Nomad Wednesdays 7:00 – 10:00 pm Bistro Award-winning jazz vocalist Deanna Kirk interprets songs with exquisite musicianship and a simplicity that is understated and at the same time eloquently expressive. She appears every Wednesday evening at this East Village restaurant; bar menu and full dinner menu available.

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Spencer Day

Spencer Day

July 11, 2018 | By | Add a Comment

The Green Room 42 Fridays October 19, November 9, December 14 7:00 pm In celebration of his seventh CD, Angel City, singer-songwriter Spencer Day continues his monthly residency at The Green Room 42. He’s been celebrated as much for his talents as a singer as for his songwriting skills; this show gives us a mix […]

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Lavender Songs: A Queer Weimar Berlin Cabaret

Lavender Songs: A Queer Weimar Berlin Cabaret

November 3, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Pangea Mondays October 22, 29, November 5; 7:00 pm Jeremy Lawrence returns with his program of songs that were originally written or performed by queer artists in Weimar era Berlin. This show is remarkable for the intelligence and skill with which the evening has been put together, Lawrence’s riveting performance, the strength and sensitivity of […]

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Rachelle Garniez

Rachelle Garniez

September 4, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Pangea Tuesday October 23, 7:00 pm 2018 Bistro Award winner, singer-instrumentalist-songwriter Rachelle Garniez is a true original. Her musical sensibilities are grounded in classic American popular music, but her lyrics have a wry, offbeat, and very contemporary wit and attitude. She returns with her most recent show, NYC Serenades, an evening of original songs dedicated […]

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Salty Brine

Salty Brine

January 1, 2018 | By | Add a Comment

Pangea Wednesday October 24 , 7:00 pm Friday November 9, 9:30 pm Transforming himself completely with each new show, the brilliantly creative Salty Brine returns, this time with And If You Listen Very Hard, the 18th edition of his Living Record Collection series. Each entry in the series cunningly and fascinatingly interweaves performances of all […]

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Midnight at the Never Get

Midnight at the Never Get

July 24, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

York Theatre Company October 2 – November 4 Tuesday, Wednesday 7:00 pm Friday, Saturday 8:00 pm Thursday, Saturday, Sunday 2:30 pm Bistro Award-winning musical moves to off Broadway. This unforgettable show chronicles the relationship between two men whose lives intersect the birth and growth of the Gay Liberation Movement. Smart, funny, moving—and marvelously entertaining. Conceived […]

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2018 ASCAP Outstanding Revue Award

2018 ASCAP Outstanding Revue Award

February 8, 2018 | By | Add a Comment

(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 […]

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2018 Winners 5

2018 Winners 5

February 6, 2018 | By | Add a Comment

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2018 Winners 4

2018 Winners 4

February 6, 2018 | By | Add a Comment

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