Tag Archives: Bobby Short

Ask A Cabaret Question at McElrath Cabaret–Do You Spend Time Daily Honing Your Cabaret Skills?–Join The Conversation!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!   Jazz and cabaret singer Paula West with “Fly Me To The Moon”–gorgeous vocal tone–enjoy!   Today’s cabaret question is this:    Do you spend time daily honing your … Continue reading

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Ask A Cabaret Question at McElrath Cabaret–Do You Like To Eat Before Or After You Sing? Join The Conversation!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!   The pretty song “She,” performed by the master French singer and songwriter Charles Aznavour.  He’s appeared in over 60 films, and composed around 1,000 songs in French, English, … Continue reading

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Cabaret Tip Tuesday At McElrath Cabaret: KJ McElrath Gives Tips For Great Lyric Writing–Join Us!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret!  We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog.  If you like this post, Like us on Facebook, Follow us on Twitter, and subscribe to our blog via email or RSS–thank you!     We appreciate your support! Welcome to Cabaret Tip … Continue reading

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Ask A Cabaret Question Wednesday At McElrath Cabaret–Who Or What Inspired You To Become A Cabaret Entertainer?Join the Conversation!

Welcome to McElrath Cabaret!  We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog.  If you like this post, Like us on Facebook, Follow us on Twitter, and subscribe to our blog via email or RSS–thank you!     We appreciate your support.   Here is India … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays At McElrath Cabaret: Matt Dennis–Join Us!

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays At McElrath Cabaret: Bobby Short On Video–Join Us!

Welcome to McElrath Cabaret!  We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog.  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!   Welcome! Fridays are the day when … Continue reading

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Ask A Cabaret Question Wednesday At McElrath Cabaret–How Do You Create A Saloon Atmosphere In Your Cabaret Show Venue? Join the Conversation!

This is Matt Howe from the Yale Cabaret Convention from 2010.  I totally agree with his opening patter, but he does a fantastic job of changing my mind about that through his acting of the lyrics of this well-known pop … Continue reading

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Cabaret Through Time Fridays At McElrath Cabaret: Sylvia Syms–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, entertainers, venues, writers, and musicians, and will begin to compile a … Continue reading

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Lessons Gleaned About Cabaret and Performance From Bobby Short

KJ and I have long been admirers of the work of Bobby Short.  I recently got a copy of his autobiography, entitled “Bobby Short:  The Life and Times of a Saloon Singer,” with Robert Mackintosh, and I would encourage any … Continue reading

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