Friday, September 23, 2022

Cabaret Updates by Sandi Durell

Writers Celebrate Sondheim at 54 Below on Sunday Sept. 25th @ 7 and 9:30 pm www.54Below.com Birdland Theater will present singers Stacy Sullivan and Todd Murray in the new show “I’…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 07:54AM
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

New book, album, and Sunday concerts at NYC’s 54 Below pay tribute to Sondheim by Deb Miller

Since the passing of Stephen Sondheim last November, tributes to the life and legacy of the legendary Broadway composer and lyricist have continued with unabated love, respect, and admiratio…

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 08:50PM

NY Pops Underground Raises Funds and Awareness by Sandi Durell

Broadway favorite Elizabeth Stanley headlined The New York Pops Underground cabaret performance on Monday, September 19, 2022 at 54 Below, performing selections from The event begins …

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 01:50PM

Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend September 23-25 - See the opera 'Intimate Apparel,' a text conversation between Stoppard and Beckett, by Raven Snook

In-person shows have been back for over a year now, but sometimes we want to get our theatre fix at home. Thankfully, there are still wonderful stage performances to watch online. Our carefu…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Sacco and Vanzetti: A New American Opera by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

The finished score by Lehrman is 50% music he created based on themes by Blitzstein: pieces of his unproduced 1932 opera "The Condemned" (an earlier work about Sacco and Vanzetti), a march, …

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 03:46PM

The Queen of Cabaret Marilyn Maye is Back by Sandi Durell

Yes, the much beloved, talked about Queen of Cabaret, jazz legend Marilyn Maye returns to Broadway’s living room, 54 Below on October 12 thru 22. This theatrical legend will melt your hear…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 10:19AM
Friday, September 16, 2022

Karen Akers: Water Under the Bridge by Andrew Poretz

By Andrew Poretz . . . The legendary cabaret chanteuse Karen Akers reprised her acclaimed Water Under the Bridge show to a near-capacity crowd at Birdland Jazz on September 12th. The Tony-no…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 01:56PM
Thursday, September 15, 2022

Signature Theatre casts ‘Both Sides Now: Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen’ by News Desk

Musicians Robbie Schaefer and Danielle Wertz to headline cabaret tribute.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 10:06PM

Elizabeth Stanley Will Headline NY Pops Underground by Sandi Durell

Elizabeth Stanley will now headline The New York Pops Underground cabaret on Monday, September 19, 2022 at 54 Below, replacing the previously announced headliner Betsy Wolfe, who had …

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 07:10PM

Bill Heck announced for Broadway return of ‘Take Me Out’ by Caitlin Hornik

Following a Tony Award-winning limited run last season, producers of “Take Me Out” have announced that Bill Heck will play the role of Kippy Sunderstrom for the production’s upcoming r…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 03:04PM

Bill Heck Joins the Lineup as Take Me Out's Original Players Return to Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Complete casting has been announced for the previously reported return of the Tony-winning Broadway revival of Take Me Out. This revival of Richard Greenberg's 2002 play, directed by Scott E…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:25AM

Bill Heck Joins Broadway’s ‘Take Me Out’ Revival In Role Originally Played By Patrick J. Adams by Greg Evans

Actor Bill Heck (Broadway’s Cabaret, Hulu’s The Old Man) will join the return Broadway engagement of Richard Greenberg’s Take Me Out co-starring Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Jesse Williams…

SOURCE: Deadline at 11:00AM

Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend September 16-18 - See 'Heathers: The Musical,' Ian McKellen in 'King Lear' and more by Raven Snook

In-person shows have been back for over a year now, but sometimes we want to get our theatre fix at home. Thankfully, there are still wonderful stage performances to watch online. Our carefu…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Cabaret Updates by Sandi Durell

Jonathan Karrant on Tour to NYC – Phantoms of the Cabaret Renee Guerrero & Artemesia LeFay – Jamie deRoy & friends – Judi Mark – Cristina Fontanelli Show business tour de for…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 08:30AM
Tuesday, September 13, 2022

‘Highly entertaining evening’: TRUMP L’OEIL – Upstairs at the Gatehouse by Fairy Powered Productions

Trump L’Oeil is a musical romp through the Trump years, played for laughs and employing many different theatrical genres to create the full effect of the chaos of the time. Drawing on surr…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM

A preview of Vangari’s new show ‘Funny You Should Ask’ at NYC’s Don’t Tell Mama by Deb Miller

Starting this coming weekend, the delightful mother/daughter musical comedy duo Vangari (Evangeline and Ariana Johns) returns to Don’t Tell Mama – the renowned cabaret club, piano bar, a…

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 01:42AM
Monday, September 12, 2022

MAC to School Classes Galore by Sandi Durell

The Manhattan Association of Cabarets (MAC) announces the sixth year of its MAC TO SCHOOL weekend event. The two-day cabaret event features panel discussions, interviews, workshops, and sh…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 08:10AM

NEWS: Anita Luna follows The Diva with Full of Shit premiere at Clapham Fringe by Featured Content

After the success with Anita Luna THE DIVA at Clapham Fringe last year, award-winning Italian cabaret artist Anita Giovanni is back at the festival this year, debuting her new show Full of S…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:52AM
Saturday, September 10, 2022

Santino Fontana, Clint Holmes, Karen Mason, More Set for Jamie deRoy and Friends Benefit by Margaret Hall

The cabaret show will benefit the Entertainment Community Fund.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:19PM

My Onliness by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

"My Onliness," Robert Lyons’ latest stage work, is a musical homage to Polish avant-garde playwright Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz (active 1918-1934) but who resurfaced during the 1960’s w…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 10:58AM

COME TO THE CABARETS by Sandi Durell

Busy times in cabaret and here are just a few of the many shows you’ll want to see coming your way! ANN TALMAN – Elizabeth Taylor and The Shadow of Her Smile – September 13 and 14 @ 7 …

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:28AM
Friday, September 9, 2022

13 Shows to See Off Broadway in September - Catch Tonya Pinkins in 'A Raisin in the Sun,' David Strathairn as a Holocaust witness, Alan Cumming dancin by Raven Snook

Catch Tonya Pinkins in 'A Raisin in the Sun,' David Strathairn as a Holocaust witness, Alan Cumming dancing and more Think Broadway's busy in September? Wait until you read about all the pro…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, September 8, 2022

Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend September 9-11 - See Kate Baldwin, André De Shields, a new sci-fi musical and more by Raven Snook

In-person shows have been back for over a year now, but sometimes we want to get our theatre fix at home. Thankfully, there are still wonderful stage performances to watch online. Our carefu…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Wednesday, September 7, 2022

My Onliness Review: A Mad King, ASL, and Sensory Assault by New York Theater

“My Onliness” is billed as “a fable/cabaret/circus entertainment about a mad king’s desperate attempt to impress a mysterious petitioner” – a description that doesn’t completel…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 07:00PM

Patti LuPone Extends Songs From a Hat Engagement at 54 Below by Andrew Gans

The three-time Tony winner will return to the Manhattan cabaret this winter.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:43PM

Nominations Open For The 2022 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards Worldwide

Nominations are now open for the 2022 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards worldwide, as well as our Cabaret and Off/Off-Off Broadway Awards in NYC!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:37PM
Sunday, September 4, 2022

It’s a Sin’s Callum Scott Howells: ‘Cabaret’s the most playful thing I’ve done’ by Michael Hogan

The Welsh actor on breaking hearts in Russell T Davies’s hit drama, losing to a dog on Britain’s Got Talent and having dinner with Elton John Actor Callum Scott Howells, 23, grew up in t…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:43AM
Saturday, September 3, 2022

West End Cabaret Front of House Staffer Lands Starring Role on The Crown by Margaret Hall

Ed McVey will play Prince William on the series following a non-acting stint working at the Olivier-winning revival of the Kander and Ebb musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:43PM

Upcoming Cabaret & Music by Sandi Durell

Jaime Lozano-Frida The Musical (FREE) *. KT Sullivan – Algonquin Hotel *. Deborah Stone – Laurie Beechman Theatre. * Therese Lee – Don’t Tell Mama * Linda Kahn – Laurie Beechman Th…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 11:15AM
Friday, September 2, 2022

Tony Winner Billy Porter to Host A Tectonic Cabaret for Tectonic Theater Project by Margaret Hall

The annual benefit will feature Joaquina Kalukango and Michael Urie.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:19PM

Emerging Artists Theatre – 70 Diverse New Works by Sandi Durell

Seventy diverse new works including musicals, short and full length plays, dance, cabaret, and solo shows will be showcased at Emerging Artists Theatre’s bi-annual New Work Series (NWS). F…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:16AM

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