Category Archives: Theatrical performances

Ask A Cabaret Question Wednesday At McElrath Cabaret–What Is Your Cabaret Onstage Persona? Join the Conversation!

If you like this post, Like us on Facebook, Follow us on Twitter, and subscribe to our blog via email–thank you!     We appreciate your support.   Classic cabaret, Broadway and film entertainer Pearl Bailey, here with Nat King Cole in a fun … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays At McElrath Cabaret: Martin and Lewis–Join Us!

Welcome! Fridays are the day when we at the McElrath Cabaret Blog are going to present blog posts in our Cabaret Through Time series. We are going to present historical cabaret singers, performers, venues, writers, and musicians, and will begin to compile a … Continue reading

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Cabaret Tip Tuesday At McElrath Cabaret: Using Design Boards To Prepare Your Cabaret Show

Some Billy Taylor at the piano–here he plays “I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free.” Learn more about Billy Taylor from Wikipedia and his website–enjoy!     Welcome to Cabaret Tip Tuesday at McElrath Cabaret, where we offer cabaret … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays At McElrath Cabaret: Favorite Cabaret Videos–Join Us!

Welcome! Fridays are normally the day when we at the McElrath Cabaret Blog  present blog posts in our Cabaret Through Time series. We present historical cabaret singers, performers, venues, writers, and musicians, and will begin to compile a cabaret timeline. We hope … Continue reading

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Ask A Cabaret Question Wednesday At McElrath Cabaret–Boas? Join Us!

  A wonderful nightclub entertainer who started as the woman who originated the Charleston on Broadway and then after a serious accident shifted her focus to singing–the always entertaining Mae Barnes.  This song is included in a wonderful three-cassette anthology … Continue reading

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Cabaret Tip Tuesday At McElrath Cabaret: Clothing To Flatter The Cabaret Performer–Join Us!

The stylish KT Sullivan and Mark Nadler! Learn More: KT Sullivan  —  Mark Nadler Welcome to Cabaret Tip Tuesday at McElrath Cabaret, where we offer cabaret performance tips to help you put together a great performance at your next show! Today I’m … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays At McElrath Cabaret: Fred Astaire–Join Us!

Welcome! Fridays are the day when we at the McElrath Cabaret Blog are going to present blog posts in our Cabaret Through Time series. We are going to present historical cabaret singers, venues, writers, and musicians, and will begin to compile a cabaret … Continue reading

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Cabaret Tip Tuesday at McElrath Cabaret: Add A Speed–Through Rehearsal Before Your Big Night–Join Us!

Cabaret legend Sylvia Syms   Welcome to Cabaret Tip Tuesday at McElrath Cabaret, where we offer cabaret performance tips to help you put together a great performance at your next show! Today I’m thinking about rehearsal techniques, so my tip … Continue reading

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Cabaret Soiree Cabaret Blog Link Party At McElrath Cabaret–Join Us, Won’t You?

  Welcome to the McElrath Cabaret Soiree Linkup Party!  We invite you, if you have a cabaret blog, to link up and join us.  If you are a cabaret enthusiast, we encourage you to click on the links and get to … Continue reading

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Cabaret Tip Tuesday at McElrath Cabaret: Age As An Asset In Cabaret Performance–Join Us!

The lovely Barbara Cook! Learn more about Barbara Cook at her website.     Welcome to Cabaret Tip Tuesday at McElrath Cabaret, where we offer cabaret performance tips to help you put together a great performance at your next show!   Today I’m … Continue reading

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