Tag Archives: Fred Astaire

Cabaret Through Time Fridays at McElrath Cabaret–The Top 5 Cabaret Through Time Posts of 2012–Join Us!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!     The talented Maude Maggart, here singing “Solitaire” at the Gardenia Open Mic.  Normally, this is a pop tune that I would not have thought twice about, but … Continue reading

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Ask A Cabaret Question at McElrath Cabaret–What Cabaret Shows Are Your Working On For The Winter Holidays?–Join The Conversation!

  Welcome to McElrath Cabaret–We hope you enjoy our cabaret blog!     We had lunch with a friend today, who gave me an extra copy of a Fred Astaire biography that he had, so I want share some wonderful … 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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Ask A Cabaret Question Wednesday At McElrath Cabaret–Fun! Join Us!

  “Castle House Rag – One Step”, performed by Europe’s Society Orchestra Happy Birthday, James Reece Europe!  He was the man who wrote the music for the famous ballroom dance and cabaret team of Vernon and Irene Castle, depicted in … Continue reading

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