Mason, who premiered her new show at Chicago's Davenports, will sing in the Supper Club's King Kong Room Aug. 18 at 8:30 PM. Christopher Denny will accompany Mason on piano. Karen Mason starred as Tanya in the hit musical Mamma Mia! at the Winter Garden Theatre. She also received much praise for her performance as Norma Desmond in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard, where she was standby for Glenn Close, Betty Buckley and Elaine Paige. Mason's other Broadway credits include Jerome Robbins' Broadway and Torch Song Trilogy. She appeared in the Off-Broadway revue And the World Goes 'Round, and she is one of the top draws on the cabaret scene. Her solo recordings are numerous and include "When the Sun Comes Out," "Not So Simply Broadway" and the aforementioned "Christmas! Christmas! Christmas!"
The King Kong Room is located in Manhattan at 240 West 47th Street. For reservations, call (212) 921-1904.