Award-winning comedian, singer, musician, impressionist, STEPHEN SORRENTINO will bring his one-man show to Iridium NYC,Barbara Scherzer, Las Vegas Mercury for ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY, Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 8pm. Presented by ScoBar Entertainment.
New York, NY (12/16/14) – MARY TESTA – the two time Tony Award nominated singer and actress – and MICHAEL STAROBIN, the Tony Award winning orchestrator and arranger will perform four concerts in January to promote their new album Have Faith from Ghostlight Records. Fresh off her recent starring role on Broadway in Wicked, Mary will perform a special CD release engagement at The Laurie Beechman Theater at The West Bank Café January 4-5,11-12, 2015 at 7:00 PM.
Russell Fischer, Stuart Marshall, Adam Shapiro & Tommy Vance Sunday, December 21st (6th Chanukah Candle) at 9:30pm Monday, December 22nd (7th Chanukah Candle) at 7pm Music, Song, Comedy, Menorah Lighting, Latkes, Sufganiot, Dreidels, Chanukah Gelt & MORE! Music by "The Drey-dels," Musical Director Barry Levitt on piano Sean Harkness on guitar, Matthew Polashek on sax, Howie Gordon on drums & Jeff Ganz on bass. A truly unique performer, Elli has the combined talents of Zero Mostel, Nathan Lane & Danny Kaye, with the comedic timing of Robin Williams & the voice of Pavarotti, rolled into one entertainer.
Kelley Suttenfield Holiday Jazz Duo @ Moscow 57 Sun., Dec. 21st 7pm-8pm. Among the Stars is the second release for acoustic jazz vocalist Kelley Suttenfield. Known for her "passionate delivery that can penetrate hearts" (JazzReview), once again she embarks on a musical exploration – this time traversing through jazz and singer-songwriter territories, and landing squarely in the space between.
Matthew Broderick, Tony Danza, Jackie Hoffman, Billy Joel, Judith Light, Ben Rimalower, Sting and more to appear on December episode of theater-oriented show. The Jewish Channel will broadcast a special 40-minute edition of its theater-oriented monthly TV show, "Row J," to begin airing on demand on Tuesday, December 16. Row J" is hosted by TJC correspondent Meredith Ganzman. The executive producer is Brian Scott Lipton. Each episode of "Row J" focuses on Broadway and off-Broadway shows, highlighting Jewish themes, actors, writers, and directors.
Six-time Portland Drama Critics Award recipient Susannah Mars Pays New York's Metropolitan Room a Holiday Visit Co-stars with Richard Weidlich in HOLIDAY TIME Dec. 17. New York - November 12 - Pacific Northwest performers Susannah Mars and Bill Wells join forces with Easterner Richard Weidlich in the New York premiere of "Holiday Time," a wild and poignant holiday cabaret for everyone. The performers will appear for one show only on December 17th, 7:00pm at The Metropolitan Room,
For its final events of 20 in the Winter Rhythms series, Urban Stages on West 30 Street goes out smiling and swinging. They wrap things up with a their traditional finale that's like a gift-wrapped present from the friendly ghost of Christmas past, with songs warmly remembered from Walt Disney films and perennial holiday favorites from a bright or white Christmas, just like the ones you used to know. That's Sunday, December 14 at 7 pm --- hosted by Jim Brochu with performances by Clint Holmes
It's a New Year's tradition that doesn't get old. For the fourth year in-a-row Marilyn Maye rings out 2014 with back-to-back shows on New Year's Eve. Then after New Year's Eve, the merry-making continues for seven nights between January 2 and 10, as Maye launches into a run of her hard-partying "By Request" shows.
Lampkin Music Group proudly presents vocalist Martha Lorin bassist Harvie S guitarist Sheryl Bailey. In An Encore Performance A Celebration of Harold Arlen. Through interpretations of jazz singers & musicians who performed Arlen's songs!
Help raise money for Scott Siegel's Broadway Unplugged & The Nightlife Adwards ... And be royally entertained! Attend "Christmas Carolyn," Starring Beth Leavel, Billy Irwin, Bob Stillman, Karen Mason, Mark Nadler, Scott Coulter, Julie Reyburn, Eric Michael Gillett, Kevin Spirtas, & Shaina Taub. Produced & Hosted by Carolyn Montgomery-Forant! Monday, December 22nd at 7 PM at The Laurie Beechman Theater
It's a small world, after all, this world that's been dubbed the "cabaret community" in NYC. Much of that small urban world's population in this first half of December can be seen at Urban Stages on West 30 Street --- performing in the shows and/or watching them --- for its "Winter Rhythms" series that runs through December 14. It makes for more than six degrees of separation between a performer who shares the series name
Have you ever had one of those moments where the stars align and everything seems to just be "right" with the world? Well, The Julie Lyon Quintet's album, Julie, is the musical equivalent of this phenomenon, except the "stars" happen to be musicians. Julie Lyon has struck gold by assembling a top notch group of four instrumentalists for her debut Quintet recording, and we should be thanking those stars for it. The five wunderkinds in this group are Ms. Lyon herself on vocals, Tom Cabrera
When the Metropolitan room opened its doors some seven year ago, it was not long before it became one of the premier listening rooms in the city, offering Cabaret, Jazz and Comedy. In a business that seems to come and go, it looks like the Met is here to stay for some time.
It was a Bing thing, helping the cause with songs of Crosby, as Urban Stages kicked off its annual "Winter Rhythms" benefit series of 20 shows in 12 days to end December 14 with their traditional mix of Disney and holiday music. But the show for the start of the festivities had "White Christmas" at the end of festivities, because how can you do a December tribute to Bing Crosby without that classic that's a more gigantic evergreen than the item going up each year at Rockefeller Center that draws the crowds?
Urban Stages (Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director), in association with producer/director/lyricist and Director of Musical Programming Peter Napolitano, is proud to announce that cabaret legend Marilyn Maye will kick off the Holiday Season for WINTER RHYTHMS 2014 on Thursday, December 4 at 7PM