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PALM SPRINGS, CA: DERRIKI LEWIS AND VICKI KNIGHT COME TO ARTHUR NEWMAN THEATER

The "Sundays In Summer" Cabaret Series, now in its 6th season, kicks off the first of their 2:00 pm matinee shows on Sunday, April 26th at 2:00 pm at THE ARTHUR NEWMAN THEATRE at the JOSLYN CENTER (73-750 Catalina Way, Palm Desert, CA - TKTS: 760-325-2731), with a special show starring two local performers, Vicki Knight and Derrik Lewis in "I Remember It Well". This special show will be followed by a reception with Vicki and Derrik. The series is presented by Les Michaels and will run through October 25, 2015 with a different performer every Sunday at 2:00 pm. Known as the 'Songbird Of The Valley", Vicki Knight is a former Fabulous Palm Springs Follies star with many local credits but is especially well-known in her home town of Winnipeg, where she returns often to headline shows. Derrik Lewis' career spans 50 years, from the stage, Hollywood films, and the TV series, "Voyage To The Bottom Of The Sea". Locally he's starred in numerous productions at Palm Springs Theatre, produced the successful "Musical Chairs" Series, and performs on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Coral Seas Lounge at Tropicale in Palm Springs. Both performers are multiple Desert Theatre League award-winners who first performed together 15 years ago and are pleased to reunite in this sentimental journey of songs from days gone by. The award-winning musical director, Johnny Morris and his Trio will accompany Vicki Knight and Derrik Lewis. Tickets for this show only, are $15 cash only at the box office, which opens at 1:00 pm and includes the reception.
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NYC: SUNDAY OPEN MIC AT THE MET - NOON TO 2:30 PM

Sunday Open Mic comes to THE METROPOLITAN ROOM (34 West 22nd Street, NYC - 212-206-0440) on the 2nd & 4th Sundays each month from 12:00 noon to 2:30 pm (signup ay 11:30 am). Presented and hosted by Susan Winter and Deb Berman, the "OPEN MIC AT THE MET" is not your average Open Mic since it will be presented on the iconic stage, with amazing acoustics, high-end equipment, and experienced sound engineer to help create a concert-like experience in Metropolitan Room's friendly, warm environment. Each Open Mic offers different pianists to accompany your performance. There is a $15 cover plus a $10 food/drink minimum.

NYC: BENDELACREME'S COSMOS AT THE BEECHMAN

After an acclaimed and often extended premiere last year, RuPaul's Drag Race favorite BenDeLaCreme returns to THE WEST BANK CAFE/LAURIE BEECHMAN THEATRE (407 West 42nd Street, NYC - 212-695-6909) with the debut of her latest blend of burlesque, comedy, performance art and music. "BenDeLaCreme's Cosmos" will begin performances on Thursday, April 23rd and run nightly through Monday, April 27th, all shows at 7:00 pm plus a special drag brunch performance on Sunday, April 26 at 1pm. For centuries our greatest minds have tried to unlock the mysteries of our universe and the life within it. But who holds the key to their secrets? BenDeLaCreme sure doesn't. And neither will you after spending an evening under the influence of "BenDeLaCreme's Cosmos," a dizzying deliberation on space, time, and the cocktails that best accompany them. Whether showing off her knowledge of black holes or inviting you to explore her inner space, BenDeLaCreme blends song, spectacle, razor wit, high-camp hijinks and alcohol to create a raucous evening of entertainment certain to delight and misinform. As a performer, emcee, party hostess, and event promoter BenDeLaCreme has appeared in theaters and nightclubs from coast to coast ever since the fateful day in 2002 when s/he realized that normally unsavory behavior could be dressed up in fancy clothes and called "Performance Art." Formerly based in Chicago, but with lucite heels now planted firmly in Seattle, BenDeLaCreme combines his/her background in the performing & visual arts with a love of spectacle, glamour, and Saturday morning cartoons to create a thick sludge of sparkly entertainment certain to stick to your ribs! BenDeLaCreme can be found Emceeing and Performing in various venues throughout Seattle, as well as teaching with the Acadamy of Burlesque. In 2014, the premiere of Terminally Delightful wowed audiences nationally, including an encore engagement in New York. There is a $22-$40 cover plus a $20 food/drink minimum.

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CABARET ON THE RADIO / WEB: EVERYTHING OLD IS NEW AGAIN: APRIL IS JAZZ APPRECIATION MONTH!

EVERYTHING OLD IS NEW AGAIN, on the Radio over WBAI 99.5 FM and on the Internet at http://www.wbai.org/, usually heard from 9:00 to 11:00 pm on Sundays, and is hosted by David Kenney. Each week David presents the usual blend of big-band jazz, swing, standards, showtunes, contemporary cabaret and celebrity interviews plus MEGA-MEDLEY MADNESS. On Sunday, April 12th, the show will feature an APRIL IS JAZZ APPRECIATION MONTH BROADCAST featuring the music of Barbara Lea. David will also present a segment honoring the late Julie Wilson. For more information, see http://www.oldisnew.org/ or contact: oldisnew@earthlink.net. You are invited to e-mail your comments and suggestions for future shows. You can listen to past shows at any time by going to the WBAI Archives at http://www.archive.wbai.org/ .

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NYC: THIS WEEK AT MARK JANAS' SALON:"CONNECTION!"

SALON - that unique, Multiple Award Winning, Weekly Open Mic Event, created and hosted by Mark Janas continues at ETCETERA ETCETERA (352 West 44th Street, NYC - 212-399-4141) on Sundays from 7:00 to 10:30 pm (sign-up begins at 6:15 pm). Salon is an ongoing open entertainment event in which singers, writers and musicians share their talent with each other and audience members. The optional theme for Sunday evening April 26th is "Connection!". Co-Hosts will be Mark's Manhattan School of Music Students: Mike Anderson, Brittany Bellacosa, Martin Case, Ryan Casperson, Alexandra Clint, Kayla Fuentes, Stephanie Johnson, Vincent Law, Anna Mayo, Juan Melo, Nick Miller & Mattie Obregon! Remember, any material, on or off theme, is always welcome at Salon. There are no reservations; seating is on a first come/ first served basis, with one intermission. There is a $10 cash cover plus a $15 food/drink minimum.

NYC: MAR SALA - I AM THE FOREST AT THE METROPOLITAN ROOM

Brooklyn based Marta Hernandez, (aka Mar Sala) performs at THE METROPOLITAN ROOM (34 West 22nd Street, NYC - 212-206-0440) on Sunday, April 26th at 4:00 pm. Marta is an international singer songwriter, a self taught musician from Seville, Spain. With the collaboration of many accomplished musicians from all over the world, she mixes Latin sounds such as Rumba Flamenca, Brazilian rhythms and Spanish Pop, with Swing and Rock. Marta's original compositions are a cross over between the Flamenco air of Seville and the eclectic sounds of New York City. There is a $20 cover plus a 2-drink minimum.

NYC: BRENDA BRAXTON: ACT 2 ... NOW WHAT?

Tony Nominee Brenda Braxton will be taking the stage at THE METROPOLITAN ROOM (34 West 22nd Street, NYC - 212-206-0440) on Sunday, April 26th at 7:00 pm. Brenda was last seen as Velma Kelly in Broadway's hit musical Chicago. Prior to that, she was featured on Broadway in the musical revue Smokey Joe's Cafe, a performance that earned her a 1995 Tony Award nomination, the NAACP Theater Award, the city of Chicago's Jefferson Award and a Grammy Award for Best Cast Album. She co-directed and co choreographed the acclaimed 2001 Actors' Fund Benefit Concert of Dreamgirls. Other Broadway credits include Jelly's Last Jam, Cats, Legs Diamond and the original production of Dreamgirls. She received the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. "Living the Dream" Award given by New York Gov. George Pataki and the Josephine Baker Award from the National Council of Negro Women for her work as founder of Leading Ladies Just for Teens, seminars geared to empowering teenage girls. In November 2006, she launched BBRAXTON; Exceptional Grooming for Exceptional Men, a men's grooming salon located in Harlem. The first salon of its kind, BBRAXTON offered men's grooming services for the discriminating customer. In 2009 Ms. Braxton was the only woman honored with the "Men of Style Award " presented by Gillette Fuzion and BBRAXTON salon hosted the Gillette Fuzion Tour in New York City for a second year. In realizing the importance of giving back, Ms Braxton founded a not -for-profit organization called, Leading Ladies Just for Teens (LLJFT), seminars geared toward empowering young girls to be the best they can be. Leading Ladies began in 1996 at the Virginia Theater with a series of seminars designed to encourage, challenge and inspire young girls to dream and set goals. For her work as founder of LLJFT Ms. Braxton has received the Dr. Martin Luther King "Living the Dream" award given by New York's Governor Pataki, the Josephine Baker Award from the National Council of Negro Women, and the Community Service award given by the National Association of Negro Business Women. There is a $25 cover plus a 2-drink minimum.

NYC: MARIA ELENA INFANTINO: "FROM PIAF TO MAMBO"

Maria Elena Infantino presents her one woman show "From Piaf to Mambo", impersonating legendary french singer Edith Piaf, in occasion of the artist's upcoming 100th anniversary at THE METROPOLITAN ROOM (34 West 22nd Street, NYC - 212-206-0440) on Sunday, April 26th at 9:30 pm. She will be inging hits in French and English that made Piaf famous around the world in the 50's! Famous repertoire includes "La vie En Rose" "No regrets ""Milord" and more recognizable tunes. In between songs there are also some spoken extracts, taken from what Edith Piaf said in her own show at the Carnegie Hall on January 13th 1957. In the show "From Piaf to Mambo", Maria Elena portrays the life, philosophy and songs that made Edith Piaf the Icon of French Music, of whom 2015 marks her 100th birthday. Then, when you least expect it, Maria Elena , transforms into the Mambo Italiano section of the show, taking her audience on a journey all over Italy with the passionate 50's 60's Italian repertoire, starting with Mambo Italiano, Volare, and most 50's Italian hits that were sung in english too! There is a $222.50 cover plus a 2-drink minimum.

NYC: WOODY REGAN & ANN MCCORMACK AT MAMA'S

Woody Regan & Ann McCormack perform at DON'T TELL MAMA (343 West 46th Street, NYC - 212-757-0788 - ) on Sunday, April 26th at 4:00 pm. Woody Regan feels his proudest achievement was writing the score for Sam Shepard's WHEN THE WORLD WAS GREEN, presented to comemorate the the 100 Anniversary of the Moscow Art Theatre. A regular on the Cabaret Circuit, he has performed at Don't Tell Mama since its inception in 1982, and has been "packing them in" in his monthly show 'Groovin' on a Sunday' there for a year. This month he and Ann McCormack will celebrate the work of women writers of song and story. The set spans several generations of women writers from Peggy Lee and Carolyn Leigh to Grace Slick, Chrissie Hynde and Des'ree. Kim Sutton, Michele Herman, Rian Keating, Clare Cooper, Jonathan Kuhn, Jason Ellis and Evelyn Sullivan will join them. There is a $10 cover plus a 2-drink minimum.

NYC: 3 VOICES THEATER PRESENTS TASTY BITCH, TRIBUTE TO A FOOD DADDY

The company members of 3 Voices Theater celebrate the love, light, laughter and joy of Cas Marino at THE DUPLEX CABARET THEATRE (61 Christopher Street, NYC - 212-255-5438) on Sunday, April 26th at 4:00 pm. Cas Marino was a dear friend and collaborator of the 3V Family, as well as the Off and Off-Off Broadway community. His frequent rants and bits of wisdom doled out almost daily through the internet kept all laughing, thinking and loving him. Come celebrate the joy he gave unconditionally toall in every rehearsal room and on every stage he shared. There is a $15 cover plus a 2-drink minimum.

NYC: ALL IN LOVE - CALVIN M. THOMPSON

Calvin M. Thompson once again delivers another evening of intimate love songs at THE DUPLEX CABARET THEATRE (61 Christopher Street, NYC - 212-255-5438)on Sunday, April 26th at 7:00 pm. Ranging from smooth jazz, soul, and r&b; this collection of songs are dedicated to an evening of love. Under the musical direction of pianist Etsuko Tajima, this is "All In Love". There is a $20 cover plus a 2-drink minimum.

NYC: FULL TIME HOTTIES PRESENT: THE GOOD IDEA CABARET

Fresh out of their 10 year acting intensive, Colby Fuller and Michael Wesley Bunting are back in the spotlight, performing at THE DUPLEX CABARET THEATRE (61 Christopher Street, NYC - 212-255-5438) on Sunday, April 25th at 9:30 pm. They are so excited to see 10 years worth of ideas realized on stage ... and boy are they GOOD IDEAS! There is a $10 cover plus a 2-drink minimum.

NYC: NICOLE PARKER IN SUITCASE FULL OF LIES AT THE BEECHMAN

Nicole Parker takes the role of Jillane Jenkins in Suitcase Full of Lies! at THE WEST BANK CAFE/LAURIE BEECHMAN THEATRE (407 West 42nd Street, NYC - 212-695-6909)on Sunday, April 26th at 7:00 pm. Jillane Jenkins is a fictitious character portrayed by Nicole Parker in a leotard. Best known for her work as lovable secretary Callie Carter from the hit 1970's sitcom, She's Got a Job!, Ms. Jenkins brings you her life story in song and style! Called a tour de force by her fourth husband, Suitcase takes you from the heights of Jillane's fame, to the lows of her painful struggle with her father's eczema. There is a $20 cover plus a $20 food/drink minimum.

NYC: LINDA MILLER'S LEGENDARY LADIES OF MUSIC

Linda Miller, singer/ actor /comic /impersonator returns to STAGE 72 (158 West 72nd Street, NYC - 212-362-2590) on Sundays, April 5th, 19th & 26th at 4:00 pm with her show 'Legendary Ladies of Music'. Linda will take you on a journey celebrating and honoring six wonderful musical ladies of history and now including Diana Ross, Celia Cruz, Ella Fitzgerald, Moms Mabley, Tina Turner & Jessye Norman. She is known as an established actor with several appearances on Law & Order, As the World Turns, Hope & Faith and recently playing Ronni Spector with Al Pacino in David Mamets HBO Film "Spector". She has performed for three United States Presidents, played in theaters in over 10 countries and with repeat performances at New York's Rainbow Room dazzling audiences everywhere she goes with her amazing vocal and physical versatility. Joining her in the show will be Broadway Star Patrick Jude (Judas in Jesus Christ Superstar, Marlow, Chess, Sweet Charity and more). The Show will also feature performances by Emcee Justin Hart and his gorgeous Vegas Dancers. There is a $20 cover plus a 2-drink minimum.

NYC: SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED AT 54 BELOW

A celebrated New York event since 2010, the Bistro Award-winning series Sondheim Unplugged returns to 54 BELOW (254 West 54th Street, NYC - 646-476-3551) on Monday, April 27th at 7:00 pm. The show features some of Broadway and cabaret's most dynamic voices, accompanied by piano only. Expect tunes from A Little Night Music, Company, Into the Woods, Follies, Passion, Dick Tracy and more. Past special guests have included original Sondheim cast members such as Len Cariou, Victoria Mallory, Donna McKechnie & Chip Zien - so you never know who might drop in. Sondheim Unplugged is hosted by series creator Phil Geoffrey Bond, who will fill the audience in on Sondheimien facts, history & assorted tidbits of theatrical lore! Come join the party! Special Guests: George Lee Andrews (A Little Night Music's original Frid), Ken Jennings (Sweeney Todd's original Tobias), Sarah Rice (Sweeney Todd's original Johanna), Jim Walton (Merrily We Roll Along's original Franklin Shepard) and featuring: Natalie Arneson, Joshua Dixon, Matt Farnsworth, Eric Michael Gillett, Blaine Krauss, Rob Maitner, Lucia Spina and Thom Christopher Warren. There is a $30-$70 cover plus a $25 food/drink minimum.

NYC: LESLI MARGHERITA: ALL HAIL THE QUEEN!

Olivier Award winner Lesli Margherita (Matilda, Zorro) takes the "reigns" from the likes of Bette Midler and Liza Minnelli in her show All Hail the Queen at 54 BELOW (254 West 54th Street, NYC - 646-476-3551) on Sunday, April 26th at 9:30 pm. An evening of sheer entertainment, All Hail the Queen is totally more than a cabaret. It's a Vegas-style nightclub act. Commanding the room with sass and bawdiness - plus some self-deprecating humor for good measure - Miss Margherita sings and struts her way through the 70-minute set, which includes twists on old songs and new favorites (courtesy of musical director/arranger Brett Ryback). With hilarious storytelling and showstopping numbers, the evening offers something for everyone. There will be feathers. There will be sparkles. And you better believe there will be worshipping. All Hail the Queen, written and conceived by Margherita, will be directed by Lauren Bass with musical direction & arrangements by Brett Ryback (Murder for Two) and produced by Jordan Bass & Lauren Bass. There is a $25-$55 cover plus a $25 food/drink minimum.

NYC: MARCELLE DAVIES-LASHLEY & VICKIE RANDLE AT JOE'S PUB

Marcelle Davies-Lashley & Vickie Randle perform at JOE'S PUB at THE PUBLIC THEATRE (425 Lafayette Street, NYC - 212-967-7555) on Sunday, April 26th at 9:30 pm. Marcelle Davies-Lashley, Brooklyn native and baby of seven children born to West African parents from Liberia and Sierra Leone respectively is a psalmist extraordinaire. She began singing in the church choir at the age of 5 and never stopped. The sultry sound of the warm musical instrument of her voice will melt your heart and feed your soul. Marcelle has travelled to six of seven continents soothing and exciting the world in melody and song with a stage presence and sincerity that is second to none. She toured Turkey with Craig Harris and the Nation of Imagination. Marcelle played the role of the Queen of Sheba in the national and international tour of Robert Wilson's opera The Temptation of Saint Anthony by Gustave Flaubert with the amazing libretto written by Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon. Marcelle is featured as a percussionist with the hypnotizing skills of her tambourine on Toshi Reagon's Have You Heard and on Carl Hancock Rux's Cornbread, Cognac and Collard Green Revolution as a featured vocalist. Vicki Randle was born into musical legacy that passed from her grandfather, a blues guitar player, to her father, a jazz pianist, to her. In fact her mother's baby shower took place at the club where her father was accompanying Billie Holiday, in Oakland in the 1950's. When she was 9, she found a discarded Silvertone guitar and taught herself to play Beatles songs, singing all the harmonies and other instrument parts. Becoming a multi-faceted, multi-talented, multi-genre, multi-instrumentalist, singer, guitarist, bass player, drummer became her passion and the result is a 40 year long career playing with the biggest names in music. Lead singer and percussionist with The Tonight Show Band with Jay Leno led, first by Branford Marsalis, then, by Kevin Eubanks for 18 years, Vicki performed with numerous guest acts, including Sir Elton John, Al Green, Garth Brooks and Sir Paul McCartney. There is a $15 cover.

NYC: VICTORIA SHAW "UNDER THE COVERS" WITH ROBIN MEADE & CONSTANTINE MAROULIS

The Broadway at Birdland concert series presents the return of singer/ songwriter Victoria Shaw in "UnderThe Covers." The one-night-only event will take place on Sunday, April 26th at 6:00 pm at BIRDLAND (315 West 44th Street, NYC - 212-581-3080). Hosted by award winning songwriter Victoria Shaw, Under The Covers has become a favorite recurring highlight at Birdland, featuring a wide variety of top-selling songwriters and musical acts from across the pop, rock and country worlds, and offering intimate acoustic performances of huge hit songs - along with the little-known stories behind them. Victoria's special guest will be Robin Meade, lead news anchor for HLN's morning show "Morning Express" with Robin Meade. Meade released a country musicalbum titled "Brand New Day" in 2011. Victoria Shaw is a pop/countrysongwriter responsible for over 65 million cd sales! As a singer, she had the great opportunity to open for Garth Brooks in the historic 1997 Central Park concert. Victoria also wrote one of Garth's biggest hits of all-time, "The River." The two-time Emmy Award-winning composer also wrote "I Love The Way You Love Me" for John Michael Montgomery and "Nobody Wants To Be Lonely" for Ricky Martin and Christina Aguilera. Her songs have been recorded by Olivia Newton John, Boyzone, Faith Hill, LeAnn Rimes, Reba McEntyre, Tricia Yearwood, Billy Ray Cyrus, and Michael McDonald. She co-produced the debut cd for Lady Antebellum, which went double platimum, thanks to three hit singles, and was nominated for two Grammy Awards. There is a $30 cover plus a $10 food/drink minimum.

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CABARET EVENTS FOR NEW YORK STATE, BOSTON, NEW ENGLAND & TORONTO FOR THIS DATE
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CABARET EVENTS FOR NEW JERSEY, PENNSYLVANIA, WASHINGTON DC & MID-ATLANTIC STATES
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CABARET EVENTS FOR CHICAGO, ST. LOUIS, THE MID-WESTERN & SOUTH WESTERN STATES FOR THIS DATE
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CHICAGO: WHO WROTE THE BOOK OF LOVE?

Anna Besserud (with Beckie Menzie on piano) present "Who Wrote The Book Of Love?" at DAVENPORT'S (1383 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL - 773-278-1830) on Sunday, April 19th at 7:00 pm. The show reveals moments of obsession, lust, tenderness, romance, broken hearts, and love sickness. Love can be confusing, so we look to others for advice. The intense feelings of love can drive us to seek advice from sources such as Cosmo, Fifty Shades of Gray, and famous therapists who are experts in love. Rodgers and Hart, Cole Porter, Dusty Springfield, and Pink are among some of the "experts" who help in this journey to discover "who wrote the book of love." Call for cover/minimum information.

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CABARET EVENTS FOR CALIFORNIA & THE WEST COAST FOR THIS DATE
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PALM SPRINGS, CA: DERRIKI LEWIS AND VICKI KNIGHT COME TO ARTHUR NEWMAN THEATER

The "Sundays In Summer" Cabaret Series, now in its 6th season, kicks off the first of their 2:00 pm matinee shows on Sunday, April 26th at 2:00 pm at THE ARTHUR NEWMAN THEATRE at the JOSLYN CENTER (73-750 Catalina Way, Palm Desert, CA - TKTS: 760-325-2731), with a special show starring two local performers, Vicki Knight and Derrik Lewis in "I Remember It Well". This special show will be followed by a reception with Vicki and Derrik. The series is presented by Les Michaels and will run through October 25, 2015 with a different performer every Sunday at 2:00 pm. Known as the 'Songbird Of The Valley", Vicki Knight is a former Fabulous Palm Springs Follies star with many local credits but is especially well-known in her home town of Winnipeg, where she returns often to headline shows. Derrik Lewis' career spans 50 years, from the stage, Hollywood films, and the TV series, "Voyage To The Bottom Of The Sea". Locally he's starred in numerous productions at Palm Springs Theatre, produced the successful "Musical Chairs" Series, and performs on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Coral Seas Lounge at Tropicale in Palm Springs. Both performers are multiple Desert Theatre League award-winners who first performed together 15 years ago and are pleased to reunite in this sentimental journey of songs from days gone by. The award-winning musical director, Johnny Morris and his Trio will accompany Vicki Knight and Derrik Lewis. Tickets for this show only, are $15 cash only at the box office, which opens at 1:00 pm and includes the reception.
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SAN DIEGO, CA: SUNDAYS WITH RIA CAREY & DON L.

Ria Carey & Don L., local celebrities in the piano bar circuit and the San Diego Theatre Community, perform on Sunday nights at MARTINI'S ABOVE FOURTH (3940 4th Avenue, San Diego, CA - 619-400-4500) from 6:30 to 10:30 pm. Ria is known for her sultry alto belt and comic one liners and Don L. for his amazing tenor and piano skills. Together, their dynamic harmonies inspire audience participation and create a unique atmosphere of musical moments. With powerful renditions of Country, Soft Rock, Pop, Motown, Classical Standards and Broadway Showtunes, they have been referred to as "the human jukeboxes." No cover.

LOS ANGELES: OUR NAME IS BARBRA 2015: A BENEFIT FOR PROJECT ANGEL FOOD

"Our Name Is Barbra 2015: A Benefit For Project Angel Food" will be presented at ROCKWELL: TABLE & STAGE (1714 Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA - 323-669-1550) on Sunday, April 26th at 7:00 pm. The event is hosted by Shelly Goldstein, Maryjo Mundy, And Clifford Bell. The cast is made up of great singers From TV, Broadway and Cabaret featuring Sally Kellerman, Holly Woodlawn, Maria Mckee, Jimmy James, Julie Garnye, Alex Mohajer, Barbra By Halstead, Keri Kelsey, Dana Meller, Mark Arthur Miller, David Zimmerman and just added: Performances By Chambers, Herbert & Ellis , Sherri Lewis, Gabriela Vahanian and Keith Broden. There will be a special birthday within a birthday celebration of Bob Esty - Producer/ Composer/ Arranger and Occasional Barbra Collaborator. The event is produced and directed by Clifford Bell. There is a $15-$25 cover.

LOS ANGELES: BILLY COBHAM'S SPECTRUM 40 AT CATALINA JAZZ CLUB

Billy Cobham;s SPECTRUM 40 moves into CATALINA JAZZ CLUB (6725 West Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, CA - 323-466-2210) on Friday through Sunday, April 24th through 26th at 8:30 pm. Ever since his breakthrough in the early 1970s - as a founding member of the Mahavishnu Orchestra, and as a drummer/ leader whose recordings (such as Spectrum) and powerful, complex style of play exerted a strong influence on the course of jazz and jazz-fusion, Billy Cobham has remained a tireless musical explorer. Panamanian by birth, a New Yorker by upbringing, and a resident of Switzerland for more than 25 years, Cobham has pursued an ever-broadening, ever-deepening engagement with the world not only as a master drummer and percussionist but as a composer, producer, educator, and clinician who gives service through music even as he constantly expands his personal creative expression. There is a $30 cover.

SAN FRANCISCO: ALAN CUMMING: UNCUT, AT FEINSTEIN'S

Tony and Olivier Award winner, Alan Cumming, will bring his acclaimed one-man show, Alan Cumming: Uncut, to FEINSTEIN'S AT THE NIKKO (222 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA - 866-663-1063) for two performances on Sunday, April 26th with shows at 4:00 & 7:00 pm. Currently reprising his Tony Award-winning performance as the Emcee in Cabaret on Broadway, Uncut is an evening of song and stories from Scotland's beloved man-child. Cumming will be joined on-stage by his Emmy Award-winning musical director Lance Horne and cellist Eleanor Norton. Alan Cumming has performed to sold-out audiences across the globe and will have recently completed the return to his legendary performance of the Emcee in Cabaret on Broadway for which he won the Tony and every other available award when he made his Broadway debut in 1998. He will also have just completed his sixth season as Eli Gold in the CBS hit drama "The Good Wife," for which he has been nominated for multiple Golden Globe, Emmy, SAG, Critics' Choice and Satellite awards. Alan Cumming has performed to sold-out audiences across the globe and will have recently completed the return to his legendary performance of the Emcee in Cabaret on Broadway for which he won the Tony and every other available award when he made his Broadway debut in 1998. He will also have just completed his sixth season as Eli Gold in the CBS hit drama "The Good Wife," for which he has been nominated for multiple Golden Globe, Emmy, SAG, Critics' Choice and Satellite awards.He currently plays Eli Gold in the CBS drama "The Good Wife," and also hosts "Masterpiece Mystery" on PBS. He most recently reprised his Tony winning performance as the Emcee in Cabaret on Broadway, fresh on the heels of his astounding, tour de force, one man Macbeth. He has performed in concert in venues around the world such as the Lincoln Center, NYC, the Sydney Opera House and the Vaudeville Theatre in London's West End. There is a $70-$85 cover plus a $20 food/drink minimum.

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LONDON: JOE STILGOE AT THE CRAZY COQS

One Sunday each month, the very talented singer, pianist, composer and entertainer Joe Stilgoe will be picking a favourite composer/lyricist and mixing their songs with his own at THE CRAZY COQS AT BRASSERIE ZEDEL (20 Sherwood St, Piccadilly, London W1F 7ED - 020 7734 4888). His next performance is Sunday, March 22nd at 7:00 pm. Joe Stilgoe is one of the world's finest singer-pianists, touring constantly with his band and as a solo act, having appeared at jazz clubs and festivals around the world. Last summer he made his solo debut at the Edinburgh Fringe where his show One Hour! was a sell-out and critically acclaimed. His 2013 single Abracadabra shot to the top of the Jazz Charts. Call for cover/minimum information.

LONDON: KIT AND MCCONNEL "FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY"

Richard Douglas Productions present: Kit and McConnel with "For One Night Only" at THE PHEASANTRY (152-154 King's Road, London SW3 4UT - 08456 027 017) on Sunday, April 26th at 8:30 pm. Kit Hesketh Harvey, (best known for thirty years as the singer-songwriter of Kit and the Widow, 'Just A Minute' veteran and co-star on the first-ever BBC Comedy Proms at the Albert Hall) is now permanently teamed up with composer, pianist and occasional accordionist James McConnel (fellow Sondheim pupil and love-child of Hugh Grant and Prince Andrew). Call for cover/minimum information.

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