Tony Nominee B.J. Crosby to Be Part of Downtown Revivals Cabaret Season

News   Tony Nominee B.J. Crosby to Be Part of Downtown Revivals Cabaret Season The latest round of Downtown Revivals — the acclaimed cabaret series at the Duplex — kicks off July 6.
B. J. Crosby in the 2002 Broadway revival of One Mo' Time
B. J. Crosby in the 2002 Broadway revival of One Mo' Time (Photo by Carol Rosegg)

Julie Johnson and Steve Barcus will begin the Downtown Revivals series with a 7 PM concert July 6. Former Smokey Joe's Cafe star B.J. Crosby will offer a 7 PM concert July 13, and the following week, singer songwriter Julie Gold will entertain on July 20. The series concludes July 27 with Mark Nadler, who will perform his acclaimed Tschaikowsky (and Other Russians) at 7 and 9:30 PM. Downtown Revivals, designed to highlight performers who often frequent larger venues with one-night-only concert engagements, debuted in June 2002. Previous concerts have featured such cabaret favorites as Lisa Asher, Amanda Green, Jeff Harnar, John Wallowitch, Baby Jane Dexter, Barbara Fasano and Rick Jensen.

The Duplex Cabaret Theatre is located in the West Village at 61 Christopher Street. There is a $12 cover plus a two-drink minimum. For reservations, call (212) 255-5438.