Your Week in Nightlife: Don't Miss Christine Ebersole, the Australian Cabaret Fest and a Grace Jones Tribute

News   Your Week in Nightlife: Don't Miss Christine Ebersole, the Australian Cabaret Fest and a Grace Jones Tribute
 
In addition to the stellar theatre on and Off-Broadway, locals, tourists and theatre enthusiasts alike can also head to New York City's many cabaret and performance venues. Playbill.com offers the best of after-hour shows on a weekly basis. 

Click on the links to take you to the show's website and to purchase tickets directly. 

*

Sunday, July 26: Named by VH1 as one of the Top 100 Women in Music of All Time, multi-Grammy nominee and Waitress composer Sara Bareilles attracts a host of Broadway stars to 54 Below to perform her "uncharted" songs, from "Gravity" to "Love On the Rocks." Performers in Uncharted: The Songs of Sara Bareilles include Hamilton's Ariana DeBose, Side Show's Emily Padgett, Jessica Vosk and many more. One-night-only, 9:30 PM

Bareilles recently shared with Playbill.com how writing Waitress has left her more vulnerable than ever before in her life.

Sara Bareilles
Sara Bareilles

Monday, July 27: Audra Isadora brings back the vibe and soul of the 70's and 80's to Joe's Pub with her solo show Grace. Period. The talented theatre and jazz performer reinterprets the classic songs of Grace Jones into rock and cabaret numbers. 9:30 PM

Tuesday, July 28-31: Two-time Tony winner Christine Ebersole returns to 54 Below with an encore engagement of her acclaimed cabaret show Big Noise From Winnetka. 7 PM Wednesday, July 29: Singer and actress Lauren Fox returns to the Metropolitan Room with a new show, Groupies - The Muses Behind the Legends of Rock & Rollperforming the music of Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, George Harrison, Fleetwood Mac, Eric Clapton, David Bowie, Waylon Jennings and more. Fox has performed at Jazz at Lincoln Center's Rose Theater, Carnegie Hall, Town Hall, 54 Below and more. 9 PM 

Thursday, July 30: All the way from Down Under, Australia’s Adelaide Cabaret Festival is the largest Cabaret Festival in the world, now in its 15th year. The newly announced co-artistic directors and two of the nation’s finest cabaret performers, Ali McGregor and Eddie Perfect, make their Joe’s Pub debut, joined by a three-piece band. 9:30 PM

Friday, July 31: Wishing you were still living in the 90's? Head to Le Poisson Rouge for a throwback to all the hits you used to listen to on your walkman, from TLC to Third Eye Blind. Every Friday night, I Love the 90's Show / The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air brings together six New York-based musicians, united in their shared love of the 90's. "They're all that and a bag of chips." 11 PM

Saturday, Aug. 1-2: Spend your weekend in style at one of 54 Below's Summer Soirée Dinners. The cabaret club invites guests to dine leisurely by candlelight, enjoying soothing piano music and the unique ambiance. 

Today’s Most Popular News: