Celebrating 100 Years of Chicago Cabaret: Second Concert
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Celebrating 100 Years of Chicago Cabaret: Second Concert

Never before has there been a collection of Chicago’s African American singers, Parisian Cabaret, LGBTQIA+ artists, and the classic American standards all coming together to celebrate 100 Years of Chicago Cabaret! Presented by Chicago Cabaret Professionals, Working In Concert, and The Cabaret Project. Black Voices in Cabaret & The French Connection Oct 3, 2021 @ 3:00pmDirectors: Daniel Johnson, David StephensMusical

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Celebrating 100 Years of Chicago Cabaret
Black Voices in Cabaret | Chicago Cabaret Week | Chicago Paris Cabaret Connexion | SongShop Live | Working In Concert

Celebrating 100 Years of Chicago Cabaret

Never before has there been a collection of Chicago’s African American singers, Parisian Cabaret, LGBTQIA+ artists, and the classic American standards all coming together to celebrate 100 Years of Chicago Cabaret! Presented by Chicago Cabaret Professionals, Working In Concert, and The Cabaret Project. Cabaret Burlesque & Great American Songbook Sept 19, 2021 @ 3:00pmDirectors: Anne Burnell, Kyle HustedtMusic Director: Mark

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News from Black Voices artists!
Black Voices in Cabaret | Working In Concert

News from Black Voices artists!

If you’ve enjoyed the recent Healing Through Song concert series and the Black Voices in History panel that preceded it, then you won’t want to miss this opportunity to support some of the artists who contributed to these wonderful events. Here are a few ways that you can support some new endeavors that our artists and performers are working on:

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Healing Through Song
Black Voices in Cabaret

Sunday: Healing Through Song – I Know Where I Am

Healing through Song Part 1 – I Know Where I’ve Been (Sunday, March 14th) Join us on Sunday: rooms open at 2:30 to meet and greet the artists and each other. REMINDER: DAYLIGHT SAVINGS – advance your clocks one hour. Livechat with emcees David Stephens and Arlene Armstrong and today’s cast from Chicago and beyond: Paula Dione Ingram (Las Vegas),

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Promo video for Black Voices in Cabaret
Black Voices in Cabaret | Working In Concert

Promo video for Black Voices in Cabaret

To announce our “March month of Sundays at 3”, we’ve compiled excerpts of our upcoming concert and give a preview to the lively discussion we will have as we honor the legacy and build for the future of African-American artists in cabaret. Sundays in March 2021, at 3 PM CST. Madeline Morgan, Gwendolyn Brown, Ava Saunders, Cynthia Clarey, Chuck Webb,

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Alberta Hunter
Black Voices in Cabaret

Black Voices in Conversation: A History of Cabaret on March 7

Chicago was the capital of cabaret in the US when so much was going on in the 1910s and 1920s. The Stroll on State Street between 31st to 39th Streets featured Black performers like Alberta Hunter and band leaders like Lil Hardin Armstrong. Harlem picked up the baton in the 30s. And Barney Josephson opened Café Society in lower Manhattan

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