URBAN STAGES WINTER RHYTHMS 2020 CELEBRATING THE SONGWRITER presents:
STEVE SIECK: MY SIDE OF TOWN
Sun., December 13th – Tues., December 15th until 7:30 pm

This show features the music of songwriter Steve Sieck. The series this year, and this show, is a great place for singers to find new tunes. For tickets go to:
www.urbanstages.org – All proceeds go to the Urban Stages’ Arts Outreach Programs

STARRING:

Mary Sue Daniels was a MAC Award nominee for Best New Show of 2017, “Straight Outta ‘Conda,” won a 2018 Bistro Award for Outstanding Achievement, and has been featured in several acclaimed group shows.

Robert H. Fowler is a veteran of such Broadway shows as “The Producers,” “Beauty and the Beast,” and “Dreamgirls.”

Bobby Harden has toured as the frontman for The Original Blues Brothers Band and has released two solo CDs, “Soul Purpose” and “River of Soul.”

Tanya L Holt won the 2013 Bistro Award for Outstanding Vocalist and a 2014 MAC Award for her show “Quiet Storm,” and her single “Matter of the Heart” was nominated for the 2017 Bright Star Ward (UK) for Song of the Year.

Lina Koutrakos is a universally-admired rock diva, cabaret artist, songwriter, multi-award winning director, and performance coach with too many awards in each category to attempt to summarize.

Susan Stadlen Mack burst onto the jazz/cabaret scene with her debut show, “Nobody Else But Me,” nominated for a MAC Award for Best Female Debut in 2019.

Larry Marshall won Tony and Drama Desk Award nominations for his portrayal of Sportin’ Life in the Broadway production of “Porgy and Bess” and his film roles have included Cab Calloway in “The Cotton Club” and Simon Zealotes in “Jesus Christ Superstar.”

Karen Mason has appeared in Broadway productions including “Jerome Robbins’ Broadway,” “Mama Mia!,” “Hairspray,” “Wonderland,” and notably as Norma Desmond in “Sunset Boulevard,” and is a multi-award-winning cabaret performer.

Katie Dunne McGrath is a singer, storyteller, social activist, and force in the New York cabaret community whose first show after moving to the city, “Significant Others,” won the 2017 Bistro Award for Best New Show.

Jeannine Otis has performed with Kool and the Gang, Grover Washington, Jr., Pete Seeger, and many hip-hop artists, worked in theater with Galt MacDermot and Liz Swados, received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the City Council of New York, and has been the music director for St. Mark’s Church-in-the-Bowery for over 25 years.

Erli Perez is an up-and-coming and beloved jazz vocalist who has worked with luminaries including Jay Clayton, Sheila Jordan, Mark Murphy, Marilyn Maye, and Marianne Solivan.

Doug Sheppard is an actor, singer, and entrepreneur who was a featured principal in “Boardwalk Empire” and has appeared in many other film, TV, and Off-Broadway productions.

Gregory Toroian is a MAC and Bistro award winning musical director, arranger, accompanist, and songwriter who has worked with such artists as Tony Bennett, Jon Hendricks, Cab Calloway, Donna Summer, Melissa Errico, and Jane Olivor.

Dorian Woodruff is a multiple MAC Award and Broadway World Cabaret/Jazz nominee whose most recent show, “Welcome Home,” is currently nominated for a Broadway World Award for Best Show.

Lisa Yaeger is a 2018 Bistro Award winner for Outstanding Vocalist and her show “Jersey Girl” also is currently nominated for a Broadway World Award for Best Show.

Music Director: Gregory Toroian. Director: Lina Koutrakos