The cabaret launches a new musical series Aug. 15 with an evening entitled The Standards. Among those scheduled to sing tunes from the Great American Songbook — including works by Gershwin, Porter, Kern, Berlin and Rodgers and Hammerstein — are Lisa Asher, Bobby Belfry, Nick Cearley, Mychelle Colleary, Brandon Cutrell, Baby Jane Dexter, David Gurland, Karen Kohler, Karen Mack, Julie Reyburn and Marcus Simeone. Show time is 7 PM. The musical series will continue Aug. 29 with The Originals. The 7 PM concert will boast new music from some of the city's up-and-coming composers. Those scheduled to perform include Bobby Belfry, Nick Cearley, Mychelle Colleary, Brandon Cutrell, Baby Jane Dexter, Mark Kessler, Karen Mack, Kate Pazakis, Julie Reyburn and Marcus Simeone.
The Daryl Roth Theatre is located at 101 E. 15th Street. There is a $10 cover charge and a two-drink minimum for each evening. Call (212) 375-1110, ext. 3 for reservations or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.