23rd New York Cabaret Convention Sets Fall Dates

By Andrew Gans
February 17, 2012

Dates have been announced for the annual Cabaret Convention.



The 23rd Annual New York Cabaret Convention, which salutes the best in Manhattan cabaret, will be held Oct. 17-19 at Jazz at Lincoln Center.

Details about the three evenings, including the list of performers, will be announced at a later date.

Produced by the Mabel Mercer Foundation, the first annual Cabaret Convention was mounted in 1989. Since that time similar events have been produced in Chicago, Palm Springs, Los Angeles and Philadelphia. Donald F. Smith is executive director of the Foundation, which is the "first to perpetuate the American popular song through the art of cabaret."

For more information about the upcoming convention, visit www.mabelmercer.org or call (212) 980-3026.