Cabaret & Nightlife

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July – August 2018 Cabaret Listings & News

By: Sandi Durell

Summertime hot! New York City Cabarets and Clubs have talent and more talent.

Take a peek at who’s coming and where! This is just a short list!

Always check the club calendars for complete listings and for schedule changes.

Feinstein’s/54 Below 254 West 54 St. (cellar), 646 476-3551  (July) Tovah Feldshuh is Leona!, Jersey Boys Reunited, Rita Rudner, Melissa Manchester, Once On This Island Sings Ahrens/Flaherty, Vonda Shepard, Pump Boys Reunion, Linda Eder, Michael Feinstein/Christine Ebersole thru August. (Aug) Larry Owens/James Jackson Jr, Melissa Errico/Ryan Silverman, Kate Shindle/Abby Corrigan, Bebe Neuwirth, Eric Yves Garcia, Jana Robbins/Haley Swindal . . . so much more thru the summer. Gourmet menu!

Tovah Feldshuh as Leona

 The Café Carlyle 35 East 76 St. (Madison Ave.) 212 744-1600 on summer break! 

Don’t Tell Mama 343 W. 46 St. 212 757- 0788 – featuring the best piano bar in NYC, a sumptuous restaurant, and two cabaret rooms  (July) Seth’s Talent Show, Cacophony Daniels, Angela Leone, Renee Katz, Roger Schmelzer, Bruce Cloujh, Mama’s Next Big Act (Aug) Check Calendar!!

 The Triad 158 W. 72 St, 212 362-2590 –Home of Award Winning Celebrity Autobiography – Monthly Open Mic – (July) Karen Oberlin, Dorothy Bishop, Marissa Mulder, Unfinished Business, Adrienne Haan, Rose Colella, more. (Aug) Natasha C. Coward, Stacey/Alan Schulman, Greg Driscoll, The ManOPause Boys, Brendan Thabo, Greg Driscoll. . . So Much More!

Laurie Beechman Theatre at the West Bank Café 407 West 42 St. (bet. 9/10 Aves.), 212 695-6909  (July & Aug) I Dream of Jackie, Distorted Diznee, Daniel Franzese, Chelsea, Alaska & Jeremy. A wonderful restaurant and so much more talent.

The Duplex, 61 Christopher St./7th Ave, 212 255-5438 piano bar and cabaret theater – (July & Aug) Gothan Rock, Guilty Pleasures, Adrian Culver, Matthew Holloway, Our Time Players, Harmonica Sunbeam, More!!

Birdland Jazz – (315 West 44 St. (bet. 8/9 Ave) 212 581-3080  (dinner menu) – Jim Caruso’s Cast Party – Mondays (July) Veronica Swift is back!, Max von Essen, Marcy/Zina Show, Lucie Arnaz, Ronny Whyte, Natalie Douglas (Aug) John Pizzarelli, Susie Mosher, Evan Ruggiero and a whole lot more including lots of great jazz and a wide variety of menu selections!

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Rose Theater, Appel Room, Dizzys Club Coca Cola – (July) Catherine Russell

Pangea – 178 2nd Ave (btw 11th & 12th Sts) 212 995 0900 (dinner menu) –(July & August) Unexpected Trio, Carol Lipnik, Little Annie & Paul, Joan Jaffe, Tammy McCann, Raven, and a nice restaurant menu!

The Green Room 42 – 570 10th Ave & 42nd St. 646 449-7792

Broadway’s Funky Nightclub (July & August) Arthur Migliazza, Maggie McDowell,NY’s Got Talent, Spencer Day, The Sherman Bros., Laurie Brown Mirabel, Mark Mackillop, Alice Ripley- more!

Two E on Open Table – Pierre Hotel 212 940-8113, email, 2 East 61 Street off 5th Ave. – New Monthly Cabaret Series – check calendar.

Iridium Jazz Club  Broadway at W. 51 Street, 212 582-2121 (dinner menu) – check calendar for schedule.

The Cutting Room, 44 E. 32 St, 212 691-9000  See calendar.

The Town Hall – 123 W. 43 St., 212 840-2824 – (July) Broadway Rising Stars

92Y/Lyrics & Lyricists and More – 1395 Lexington Ave. 212 415-5500 –  – Check calendar.

Merkin Concert Hall – 129 W. 67 St. (212.501-1330 

Check calendar.

The DJango in The Roxy Hotel   #2 Avenue of the Americas, 212 519-6649 Jazz artists (small plate menu)

Broadway Sings at the West End Lounge 955 West End Ave. (107th St./West End Ave.) 212.531.4759 Open Mic Nites, Bound for Broadway,Comedy, more!

Salon – Multiple Award Winning weekly Open Mic Event, different themes, different performers, created and hosted by Mark Janas with Tanya Moberly-Etcetera, Etcetera – 352 West 44th Street, NYC – Sundays

Midtown Jazz at Midday at St. Peter’s Church, Lexington Ave/54 St. Wednesdays, 12:30 pm 212 935-2200 – (Ronny Whyte presents)

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