Bistro Retro

A Swell Party It Was!

A Swell Party It Was!

December 11, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

On Tuesday, Dec. 6, the audience at Urban Stages got a sample of just some of the high quality of talent that’s recognized by the Bistro Awards each year. “A Night at the Bistros” paid tribute to songwriters Richard Rodney Bennett, Murray Grand, Rick Jensen, Steven Lutvak, John Wallowitch, and George Winters and a selection […]

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Qu’est-ce que c’est cabaret?

Qu’est-ce que c’est cabaret?

November 2, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Qu’est-ce que c’est cabaret? was the topic of a panel discussion featuring top cabaret performers (from l. to r.) Kim David Smith, Laurie Krauz, Klea Blackhurst,, and Jeff Harnar, and moderated by Bistro Award Committee member Gerry Geddes. It was part of the three-day conference for the American Theatre Critics Association that Bistro Awards producer […]

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Kurt Elling is “Doodlin’” away……

Kurt Elling is “Doodlin’” away……

March 23, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Grammy winner Kurt Elling sings Jon Hendricks’ “Doodlin’” as part of his introduction to the jazz legend and ASCAP Lifetime Achievement Award winner at the 31st annual Bistro Award show.

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Photos: The 2016 Bistro Awards Gala

Photos: The 2016 Bistro Awards Gala

March 22, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Photos by Maryann Lopinto 

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Jon Hendricks Through the Years…

Jon Hendricks Through the Years…

March 14, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

Here’s a glimpse of the life of Jon Hendricks who received the 2016 ASCAP Bob Harrington Lifetime Achievement Award. Known to many as the “James Joyce of Jive” and/or “The Poet Laureate of Jazz,” he was truly a master of his art and revered by all.

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30th Bistro Awards Highlights Reel

30th Bistro Awards Highlights Reel

February 26, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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30th Bistro Awards Red Carpet Interview Highlights

30th Bistro Awards Red Carpet Interview Highlights

February 26, 2016 | By | Add a Comment

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Photos: The 2015 Bistro Awards Gala

Photos: The 2015 Bistro Awards Gala

October 14, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Gala highlights captured by Photographer Jim Baldassare.

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Ben Vereen at the 2014 Bistro Awards

Ben Vereen at the 2014 Bistro Awards

April 22, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Watch Lifetime Achievement Award winner Ben Vereen perform “Here’s to Life” at the 2014 Bistro Awards!

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Watch Outstanding Musical Comedy performer Amy Wolk at the Bistro Awards

Watch Outstanding Musical Comedy performer Amy Wolk at the Bistro Awards

April 3, 2014 | By | Add a Comment

Bistro Award recipient Amy Wolk teaches us what we should already know but probably never thought about in her winning act. View the full article on StageBuddy.com.

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