Nancy Wilson, Ann Hampton Callaway, Vic Damone, Mario Cantone, Billy Stritch and the late Nancy LaMott were among winners of the 10th annual MAC Awards, given by the Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs (MAC) April 1 at Alice Tully Hall in New York.
Awards were given in 31 categories that cover the New York nightclub, jazz and comedy scenes.
Here are the winners in selected categories:
MAJOR FEMALE VOCAL ENGAGEMENT
Ann Hampton Callaway and Liz Callaway
MAJOR MALE VOCAL ENGAGEMENT
MAJOR FEMALE JAZZ ENGAGEMENT
MAJOR MALE JAZZ ENGAGEMENT
MAJOR MALE COMEDY
MAJOR FEMALE COMEDY
Bitch! Bitch! Bitch!
JAZZ INSTRUMENTALIST/JAZZ SINGER INSTRUMENTALIST
SONG OF THE YEAR
"Where Does the Love Go?" by Ann Hampton Callaway
"Heaven: by Julie Gold
Baby Jane Dexter
FEMALE NY DEBUT
MALE NY DEBUT
PIANO BAR/RESTAURANT PIANIST
Rick Jensen of Don't Tell Mama, and Brandy's
MUSICAL COMEDY/VARIETY PRODUCTION
Jamie deRoy and Friends
RECORDING OF THE YEAR
"Listen to My Heart" Nancy LaMott
REVUE OF THE YEAR
"Spring Harvest" by Rick Jensen
A Board of Directors Lifetime Achievement Awards was bestowed on the late Nancy LaMott.