Author Archives: Athena at McElrath Cabaret

About Athena at McElrath Cabaret

Athena McElrath is an entertainer with a love for theatre and singing. She enjoys delving in the area of historical cabaret, researching the singers and clubs that were in business from before 1920 to the present, in New York and beyond.

McElrath Cabaret in Dining! Dancing! Cocktails! At The Village Ballroom March 16th 6PM

Please join us for an evening of elegant entertainment!    

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K.J. McElrath Wins The 2016 PAMTA Award For Best Original Song!

  So happy to announce that K.J. McElrath, along with his writing partner and director, Steve Coker, won the 2016 Portland Area Musical Theatre Award (PAMTA) for Best Original Song called “You Pull My Strings” from their period noir/vampire/werewolf musical, … Continue reading

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A Great Write-Up for K.J.’s New Musical To Open January 21st!

It’s so exciting to see where this wonderful Dex Dixon project is going!  There is a wonderful director, fabulous cast and amazing lights, costumes and sound going into this new musical–really thrilling to be in on the ground level and … Continue reading

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A 2015 Year-End Recap and Upcoming Events for 2016 From McElrath Cabaret–Join Us!

  Come join us Spring 2016 as K.J. and Athena McElrath entertain in The Elizabethan Revenge Society’s production of Thomas Middleton’s The Revenger’s Tragedy!  Performances at Twilight Theatre Company, 7515 N. Brandon Avenue, Portland, OR ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ A New Musical with music … Continue reading

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McElrath Cabaret To Entertain at Democratic Women’s French Cafe Fundraiser June 21st

  We are delighted to be the featured entertainers at the Democratic Women’s French Cafe Fundraiser!  If you happen to be in the Vancouver, Washington area, here are the details:   Date:  Sunday, June 21, 2015 Time:  2pm Location:  Covington … Continue reading

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McElrath Cabaret At Egan’s In March–Dates, Times, Tickets!

  K. J. and Athena McElrath, McElrath Cabaret, will appear at Egan’s Ballard Jam House, 1707 NW Market Street, Seattle, WA  98107  (Click here to see a map to Egan’s), as part of the Pacific Northwest Cabaret Association’s March is Cabaret Month … Continue reading

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McElrath Cabaret to Entertain in Seattle for March Is Cabaret Month 2015!

  I am so very excited to announce that K. J. and I were selected to be entertainers for the Seattle March is Cabaret Month 2015 event at Egan’s Ballard Jam House, sponsored by the Pacific Northwest Cabaret Association! I … Continue reading

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KJ McElrath Nominated For A PAMTA Award For Musical Direction!

    Happy June, everyone!  We’ve had a very busy spring, and in the beginning stages of rehearsals for A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Portland Actors Ensemble’s summer touring production, in which KJ and I are both performing.   Today we … Continue reading

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And Now For Something Completely Different . . . Flash! Ahh–Ahh! A Rock and Roll Parody of Flash Gordon

(Color poster for our upcoming Flash Gordon Show–artwork by Scott Roller.)   Hello everyone, and a Happy New Year to all!  We had a great time over the holidays, and performed our cabaret show at both public and private events … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays and Show Information

  Hello everyone–KJ and I would like to wish you all very Happy Holidays!  Here’s KJ’s version of O Tannenbaum, which was published by Kjos Music a few years ago, and professionally recorded–enjoy! We’ve been busy with theatre activities, and … Continue reading

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