cabaret http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Acclaimed Tom Waits Singer And Locals Ken Page, Tim Schall Kick Off Cabaret Festival http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/acclaimed-tom-waits-singer-and-locals-ken-page-tim-schall-kick-cabaret-festival <p><em>The nine-week Gaslight Cabaret series includes Marissa Mulder’s “The Songs of Tom Waits,” lauded by the New York Times as “the best of the season.”</em></p><p>St. Louisans who like to gorge themselves on entertainment may already indulge in movie marathons and TV binge-watching. Beginning Thursday, Feb. 20, they can also get their fill of cabaret performances.</p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 04:04:20 +0000 Nancy Fowler 33665 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Acclaimed Tom Waits Singer And Locals Ken Page, Tim Schall Kick Off Cabaret Festival Gaslight Cabaret Festival To Open With Broadway Veteran Ken Page http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/gaslight-cabaret-festival-open-broadway-veteran-ken-page <p>The Gaslight Cabaret Festival,&nbsp; two months of cabaret performances at the Gaslight Theater, opens next week with a show by Broadway veteran and St. Louis native Ken Page.</p><p>Page got his start at the MUNY more than 40 years ago. After two summers performing at the MUNY, he moved to New York City, where he performed on Broadway in the original casts of “Cats,” “Ain't Misbehavin',” “The Wiz”,” Ain't Nothin' But The Blues,” and “Guys &amp; Dolls.” Fans of “The Nightmare Before Christmas” may recognize him as the voice of Mr. Oogie Boogie.</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 23:05:47 +0000 Camille Phillips 33728 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Gaslight Cabaret Festival To Open With Broadway Veteran Ken Page Repertory Theatre Of St. Louis Presents 'Cabaret' http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/repertory-theatre-st-louis-presents-cabaret <p>The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis opens tonight with a revival of&nbsp; the musical "Cabaret." First performed on Broadway in 1966, the musical is set in 1930s Berlin.</p><p>Because it captures the shift and change in power during pre-Nazi Germany, the show gives you more than entertainment. It also gives you something to think about, said Steve Wolff. He is the artistic director for the Repertory Theatre.</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 21:05:57 +0000 Camille Phillips 29886 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Repertory Theatre Of St. Louis Presents 'Cabaret' The Cabaret Project Of St. Louis Presents 2013 Festival http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/cabaret-project-st-louis-presents-2013-festival <p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 2.0px 0.0px; line-height: 16.0px; font: 14.0px Georgia">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 2.0px 0.0px; line-height: 16.0px; font: 14.0px Georgia"><span style="letter-spacing: 0.0px">The second annual <a href="http://www.thecabaretproject.org/"><span style="text-decoration: underline ; letter-spacing: 0.0px color: #000099">St. Louis Cabaret Festival</span></a> begins Wednesday, July 31, 2013. Marilyn Maye, Billy Stritch, Jason Graae and John Bucchino are the festival headliners.</span></p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 21:46:02 +0000 Camille Phillips 28572 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org The Cabaret Project Of St. Louis Presents 2013 Festival