Cabaret Confidential: February

A look at what's coming to New York's cabarets this month.
February 01, 2012

The delicious Christine Ebersole returns to The Café Carlyle (35 E 76th St @ Madison Ave, TheCarlyle.com) Jan 31–Feb 25 to sweep away your winter blues with her musical director, John Oddo, and a new four-week engagement that will include a special Valentine’s Day show on Feb 14.

The Town Hall (123 W 43rd St, The-Townhall-NYC.org) opens the 12th season of their critically acclaimed Broadway by the Year series on Feb 13 with The Broadway Musicals of 1946. Starring such Broadway luminaries as Alice Ripley, Tom Wopat, Kerry O’Malley, Noah Racey and veteran music director Ross Patterson, this 1946 installment features songs from such classic musicals as Annie Get Your Gun, Call Me Mister, St. Louis Woman and Park Avenue.

And don’t miss the next installment of the terrific Lyrics & Lyricists series at the 92nd St Y (1395 Lexington Ave @ 92nd St, 92Y.org/Lyrics). Under artistic director Ted Sperling, Songs of America: From Stephen Foster to Bob Dylan and Beyond features vocalists Lawrence Clayton, Jamie Leonhart, Kecia Lewis-Evans, David Lutken and Clarke Thorell.