FEATURE: A Night At Birdland With Julie Halston

February 7, 2020Birdland, Press Reel

By Stephen Sorokoff, Times Square Chronicles Primary Stages celebrated it’s 35th anniversary this season by presenting the newest work The Confession of Lily Dare from one of it’s most frequent collaborators, the legendary master of theatrical parody Charles Busch.  Who better to join us to see one of Mr. Busch’s collaborators Julie Halston in her … Read More

REVIEW: Ari Axelrod – Rebel with A Cause At Birdland

February 4, 2020Birdland, Press Reel

By Stephen Mosher, BWW “Ari, you can’t hand out those menus for your catering company all over the school, you have to stop. And I’d like to order a chocolate cake with chocolate frosting.” The next day Ari Axelrod delivered to his First Grade school teacher a chocolate cake with chocolate frosting, freshly made at … Read More

FEATURE: Valentine’s Day Cabaret – Birdland

February 3, 2020Birdland, Features, Press Reel

By Stephen Mosher, BWW It’s The Most Wonderful Time In The Year. Right? Not Christmas — Valentine’s Day. Ok, so not everyone feels that way. There are a lot of people who don’t like Valentine’s Day. Maybe they resent the holiday because they are single, or it’s such a drain on the wallet, or maybe … Read More

FEATURE: BWW Feature Susan Mosher / Birdland

January 28, 2020Birdland, Press Reel

By Stephen Mosher, Broadway World Susie Mosher is laughing. She’s not laughing at anyone or anything, she’s just laughing – standing on the carousel of life, laughing and holding onto a big brass ring. This is the time and the place she has been working for and walking toward her entire life. Happily married to … Read More

FEATURE: Barbara Fasano : Bistro Awards / Birdland

January 26, 2020Birdland, Press Reel

By Bistro Awards Birdland Theater Wednesday February 5, 7:00 pm When Barbara Fasano sings, she has something to say. Several of the songs she’s performed over the years stand out as definitive—at least we’ve never heard renditions by anyone else that surpassed them, and few came even close. For this return to Birdland Theater, she’s … Read More

REVIEW: Karrin Allyson Soars at Birdland by BWW

January 24, 2020Birdland, Press Reel, Reviews

By Rob Lester, Broadway World “What’s in a name?” Shakespeare had Juliet query. Sometimes a name is shared by people unrelated by blood or marriage, but they coincidentally seem to share a connective perspective. It has happily happened again. The captivatingly cozily cool Karrin Allyson, whose two nightly shows at Birdland continue at Birdland through Saturday, … Read More

PREVIEW: Celebrating Ella Fitzgerald: Natalie Douglas “Tributes” At Birdland

January 24, 2020Birdland, Press Reel

By Will Friedwald, The Cityview Celebrating Ella Fitzgerald Natalie Douglas Tributes: Ella Birdland 315 West 44th St Monday January 20 (7PM) For information and reservations, please click here: Natalie Douglas’s long-running “Tributes” series is handily-described as a win-win situation, a double whammy. Ms. Douglas is not only a fantastic singer, she’s equally impressive when she … Read More