Broadway World Cabaret Awards Show
2 Beverage Minimum
Performing legends Ben Vereen and Marilyn Maye, celebrated composer Jason Robert Brown, as well as cabaret stars Jane Monheit, Billy Stritch, KT Sullivan, Karen Kohler, Jim Caruso, and Colleen McHugh are among the winners of the first-ever BroadwayWorld.com New York Cabaret Awards, and who will appear in a star-studded show at the Metropolitan Room on Thursday, February 21 (6:30-9 pm). These entertainers and many others became award-winners after almost two months of voting and the casting of an astounding 10,000 votes over 20 categories on the Cabaret section of the BroadwayWorld.com website.
The 2012 BroadwayWorld.com New York Cabaret Awards Show will be hosted by BroadwayWorld.com's lead Cabaret Reviewer/Columnist Stephen Hanks, while the show's Musical Director will be MAC Award-winning MD and composer Bill Zeffiro, who this year was a BroadwayWorld.com Award nominee for his original song "My Kind of Guy" (written for "Best Female Vocalist" nominee Marissa Mulder's show Illusions).
Besides Michael Feinstein
, other major BroadwayWorld.com Award winners who cannot appear at the show due to other performing commitments that night include: Ann Hampton Callaway
, who copped two major Awards-"Cabaret Show of the Year (Male or Female)" and "Best Tribute Show (Male or Female)" for The Streisand Songbook
at 54 Below; Betty Buckley
, who took "Best Female Celebrity Vocalist" for her show The Other Woman
at Feinstein's; and Steve Doyle
, the popular bass player who won the Award for "Best Male Debut Show" for Home to You
at 54 Below.
Read more: http://cabaret.broadwayworld.com/article/BWW-Cabaret-Winners-Vereen-Maye-Brown-Stritch-Sullivan-Caruso-and-More-to-Appear-at-NYC-Cabaret-Awards-Show-at-Metropolitan-Room-221-20130118#ixzz2IRchnZz6