Whether she’s playing it tough or sweet, making us laugh or cry, or singing nostalgically about the endangered species known as the Rotary Phone, Teresa Fischer is always Teresa Fischer. This is a performer who has truly created her own identity… as well as a performer who will always keep her fans and followers asking “What’s Next?”. Jed Ryan, Huffington Post
Spotlight On Productions is proud to bring back to Don’t Tell Mama the Encore Performance of WHAT’S NEXT? Producer Frank Calo comments. “Our first run was such a resounding success we felt the need to schedule the encore performance around the Valentine Holiday. This is definitely a show to bring a date to!” Teresa Fischer Explores the places and events we revisit or imagine when figuring out what’s next. Teresa brings life to the work of a wide ranges of composers including; Jerome Kern, Andrew Lippa, Nancy Griffith, Holly Williams, Mary Chapin Carpenter, and Jimmy Webb.
Cabaret veteran Paul Chamlin is the musical director and one-man band for this fun evening that features special musical arrangements by Paul as well as Andrew David Sotomayor. WHAT’S NEXT? has added another winner to her already long list of successful cabaret shows: Comedy Roulette; Hip To Be Happy and Destinations and Detours; Scene of the Crime to name a few.
Veteran theatre Director Kent Cozad is “thrilled to lose my cabaret virginity working with Teresa Fischer. It’s been even more exciting than I could have imagined.” Kent also notes that “this material capitalizes on Teresa’s ability to engage an audience through song for a show that’s deeply personal and entertaining.” Kent’s previous work includes productions of An Ideal Husband[which happens to be his first time directing Teresa], The Comedy of Errors, Miss Margarida’s Way, Bus Stop, Buried Child and Samuel Barbero’s opera, A Hand of Bridge.
Teresa Fischer’s debut CD LET IT GO was released in the fall of 2012 and Christmas Is… – a collaboration with Candice Corbin and Andrew David Sotomayor – was released in December 2013. Both are available at cdbaby.com or for download at iTunes.
Encore Performance of WHAT’S NEXT? is: Thursday, February 16th at 7pm
There is a $15 cover charge ($10 for MAC and Cabaret Hotline Members) plus a 2 drink minimum. CASH ONLY – NO CREDIT CARDS. Reservations are strongly recommended: 212-757-0788 after 4:00pm or online at donttellmamanyc.com
Where: Don’t Tell Mama, 346 W. 46th St. (between 8th & 9th Avenues)
When: Thursday, February 16th at 7pm
Tickets: Cover Charge: $15 + 2 drink minimum – CASH ONLY / NO CREDIT CARDS MAC and
Cabaret Hotline discounts offered.
“Teresa’s vibrant performance style is infectious and made me want her to sing more!!”
Adam Rothenberg, Call Me Adam
“I’ve rarely seen an audience get so involved, so ‘turned on’ by a cabaret show!”
Stu Hamstra, Cabaret Hotline