PHOTO CALL: Karen Mason, Karen Akers, Emily Bergl Visit Andrea Marcovicci at the Cafe Carlyle
By Krissie Fullerton
04 Oct 2012
Cabaret favorite Andrea Marcovicci, who recently celebrated her 25th anniversary season at the Algonquin Hotel's now-closed Oak Room, played her first engagement at the Café Carlyle on Oct. 2.
Marcovicci is making her Carlyle debut in a month-long engagement (through Oct. 27) with longtime musical director Shelly Markham in a program entitled Smile.
Marcovicci recently released a CD of her new show, also titled "Smile," via CDBaby.com.
The new recording features musical director/arranger Markham on piano, Kevin Axt on bass, M.B. Gordy on drums/percussion, Grant Geissman on guitar, banjo and ukulele, Giovanna Clayton on cello, Jeff Brunnell on cornet, flugelhorn and trumpet and James Honeyman on soprano and tenor saxophone.