3rd Saturday of the Month, 7:00-9:00 pm, $10 Cover
Halloween Themed Open Mic
Wear a Costume
Doors open at 6:30 pm. Sign-up for those who wish to perform is from 6:30-6:55 pm. You must sign up by 6:55 to perform. Once the show starts we may not be able to accommodate additional performers. Bring music printed out in your key, and Kenneth will accompany you at the piano for your moment at the microphone. Comedians, poets, writers and musicians are all encouraged to perform!
Some snacks and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. After the event, we will move the party to a nearby restaurant/bar for a special 2 for 1 drink offer.
This month's Featured Entertainer is : SHAWNA M. HAMIC
Shawna M Hamic is recently returning to NYC after playing Trish on the National tour of Kinky Boots. She made her Broadway Debut as Mrs. Dees in Sting’s The Last Ship (in which he wrote a song just for her). Previously she toured for 3 years as Madame Thenardier on the 25th Anniversary national tour of Les Miserables. www.ShawnaHamic.com.
Other roles include Shawntel in Jerry Springer: The Opera, Miss Cotton in Twist (directed by Debbie Allen), Ernestina Money in Hello Dolly & Sister Mary Hubert in Nunsense. As a photographer- Shawna has been published in Time, Rolling Stone, Elle, Dance & Arrive Magazines. Much love to my family and friends always. www.ShawnaHamic.com. Photography/Altered Book artworks- www.ShawnaHamicCreative.com
Kenneth Gartman (Host/Pianist) – Theatre: Singin' in the Rain (Summer Theatre of New Canaan); The White City (NMTC 2014); Broadcast (NMTC 2013); Inner Voices III: Arlington (Off-Broadway); Bryan Putnam’s The ToyMaker (Eugene O’Neill National Musical Theater Conference NMTC 2012); Zapata! The Musical (NYMF2012) and subsequent cast recording; Once Removed, a new musical with music by Graham Russell of Air Supply; Show Choir! the Musical (NYMF2010); The ToyMaker (NYMF2009) and subsequent cast recording; Trouble in Shameland (FringeNYC) and subsequent cast recording. Cabaret/Concerts: Rev. Yolanda’s Old Time Gospel Hour, Joshing Around, Unity Benefit Concerts, Concerts for City Greens, Cabaret Cares, The Salon Open Mic(Host/Co-Host), A Ballsy Christmas Open Mic (Host). Singer/Performer: 3 Decades in the Dark: Raissa & Kenneth Go to the Movies; Kenneth Gartman…Not Like the Other Cavemen (cabaret debut); National Tour of The Music Man; Side by Side by Sondheim; Simply Sondheim LIVE! (BBC Broadcast); and A New York Songbook: Way Off Broadway. For more information, visit www.KennethGartman.com