Midtown Cabaret Festival of Stars to Open on September 16
The "stars without bars" theme of this festival means that no drinks will be served and no minimum will be charged. The event will showcase nearly 20 performers during its 19-day run, almost all of them MAC and Back Stage "Bistro" Award winners.
Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. They can purchased by calling 212-868-4444 or by clicking here. Students and seniors can purchase $15 advance tickets and $20 tickets at the door; MAC and Cabaret Hotline members get $5 off.
The schedule of performances follows. Descriptions for each show may be found on the festival website, www.johncpresents.com.
Aaron Lee Battle with Bobby Peaco
Simple Joys -- a Celebration of Life and Broadway
Monday, September 27th at 7pm
Monday, September 20 at 9:30pm
Thursday, September 23 at 7pm
Saturday, September 18 at 7pm
Thursday, September 30 at 9:30pm
Milla: Unplugged and Unhinged!
Thursday, September 30 at 7pm
Saturday, October 2 at 9:30pm
Sunday, October 3 at 7pm
Sunday, September 26 at 7pm
A Tribute To The Gals Who Make Me Want To Sing -- Ella, Peggy & Billie
Friday, September 17 at 9:30pm
Denise Morgan/Ken Prymus
Saturday, September 18 at 9:30pm
A Musical Journey with the Songs of Jacques Brel, Kurt Weill and Charles Aznavour
Saturday, September 18 at 4:30pm
Monday, September 20 at 7pm
Friday, October 1 at 7pm
An Evening With Julie Reyburn Featuring Musical Director Mark Janas and Special Guest, Cabaret and Theatre Performer, David Gurland
Monday, September 27 at 9:30pm
Gypsy In My Soul
Thursday, September 16 at 8pm
(followed by a party at Chez Josephine)
Saturday, September 25 at 7pm
Bonnie Lee Sanders
Thursday, September 23 at 9:30pm
Saturday, September 25 at 9:30pm
John Patrick Schultz
Tempis Fugit (time flies!)
Friday, September 17 at 7:30pm
Friday, October 1 at 9:30pm
Monday, October 4 at 7pm.
Saturday, September 25 at 4:30pm