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Cafe Carlyle

Isaac Mizrahi at the Café Carlyle: A Gift That Keeps on Giving

Regina Weinreich | Posted 02.03.2017 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Calling his Cafe Carlyle show, "Does This Song Make Me Look Fat?" Isaac Mizrahi signals surreal leaps of fancy from music, to looks, to insecurities. ...

Jill Kargman Climbs a "Stairway to Cabaret" at the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.19.2017 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Not sure whether or not Jill Kargman would riff on the Led Zepplin classic "Stairway to Heaven," I had to admit, the comedienne, creator of Bravo's Od...

What are you doing on New Year's Eve? We've got some ideas....

ZEALnyc | Posted 12.29.2016 | Arts
ZEALnyc

By Mercedes Vizcaino, ZEALnyc Contributing Writer, December 29, 2016 As the holiday season winds down, you're left with the proverbial question: 'Wha...

Steve Tyrell at the Café Carlyle: Home for the Holidays

Regina Weinreich | Posted 12.08.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Now in his twelfth year performing at the Café Carlyle, Steve Tyrell exulted in the packed house and sold out nights for the holidays. No wonder he s...

Judy Collins at Café Carlyle: Leonard Cohen's Legacy

Regina Weinreich | Posted 11.11.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Judy Collins ended her set at the Café Carlyle yesterday with Leonard Cohen's "Suzanne," a bittersweet homage to the Canadian novelist, composer, and...

Ana Gasteyer: So Hip at the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.27.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Fans who loved Ana Gasteyer's Saturday Night Live teacher trip with Will Farrell will find her cabaret show at the Café Carlyle a reminder, it's just...

Christine Ebersole at Café Carlyle: After the Ball

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.15.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Broadway diva is one name for Christine Ebersole, and at her sublime performance in the intimacy of the Café Carlyle, call her "working mom." Her med...

Laura Benanti Off-Broadway at the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.29.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

With more than a wink, the poised Laura Benanti portrays herself as a child show tune nerd recounting highlights from her stellar career with comedic ...

Kristen Stewart in Woody Allen's Café Society: A Glimpse of the New Woman

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.15.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

In Woody Allen's new movie, Café Society, Kristen Stewart plays a girl from Nebraska who tries her luck in 1930's Hollywood, an era of big stars like...

Lena Hall at the Café Carlyle: "Oh! You Pretty Things"

Regina Weinreich | Posted 06.16.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

A whiff of David Bowie hung over the air at the Café Carlyle as Lena Hall opened her two-week run. Whipping her head punk style, Hall treated her aud...

De Palma: The Director's Director Still Horrifies

Regina Weinreich | Posted 06.11.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Directors Noah Baumbach and Jake Paltrow pay tribute to Brian De Palma in the best way possible in the documentary, De Palma, by showing his work. Wit...

Hail Herb Alpert!

Rob Taub | Posted 06.06.2016 | Entertainment
Rob Taub

(Photo by David Andrako) In 1966 I worshiped the Beatles and loved rock & roll. I was ten years old and would escape to my bedroom where I listened t...

Herb Alpert and Lani Hall Bring "A Taste of Honey" to the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 06.02.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Herb Alpert kept checking in about his pin stripes, asking a rapt audience, some of whom traveled from Florida just to hear him perform at the Café C...

Celebrating with Megan Hilty at the Café Carlyle: Homage to Rosemary Clooney

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.04.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

It was a big night for Megan Hilty on Tuesday, not only the opening of her two-week engagement at the Café Carlyle, but she'd garnered a Tony nominat...

Katherine Jenkins at the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 04.14.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

At Café Carlyle this week, Katherine Jenkins' magnificent voice fills the intimate room with Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" even before she gets to the...

Chita Rivera Looks Back On Her Storied Career At New York’s Café Carlyle

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.11.2016 | Arts

You can’t keep Chita Rivera down for long. The singer-actress had originally been slated to debut her new cabaret show, “An Evening of My Favorite...

Rumer Willis Debuts at the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 04.06.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Rumer Willis, eldest daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis may have her own take on love. At 28, she's a headliner at the famed Café Carlyle with a...

Steven Page at the Café Carlyle: "Heal Thyself: Past, Present, and Future"

Regina Weinreich | Posted 03.25.2017 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Steven Page, a guy-next-door type who co-founded a Canadian pop band called the Barenaked Ladies, and left to pursue a solo career in 2009, performs a...

Joan Osborne: Tangled Up in Blue at the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 03.17.2017 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Joan Osborne's many fans expected her to sing her signature "One of Us" at the Café Carlyle this week, but instead she sang a specially designed show...

Rita Wilson at the Café Carlyle: Picturing Tom Hanks

Regina Weinreich | Posted 02.26.2017 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

"I'm in a roomful of people I know," Rita Wilson began her intimate set at the Café Carlyle on Thursday. Though this was not opening night, the room took on an extra glow: On one side sat Michael J. Fox, on the other, Tom Brokaw, Carolina Herrera, and Ken Auletta.

Alan Cumming Bares All For His New Album Cover

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Alan Cumming reveals the genesis behind the steamy cover of his forthcoming album, "Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs: Live at the Café Carlyle," in thi...

Aisle View: The John and Jess Show

Steven Suskin | Posted 11.12.2016 | Arts
Steven Suskin

His words caught the public fancy -- such phrases as "my huckleberry friend," "one for my baby and one more for the road," "hooray for Hollywood," and the immortal "my mamma done tol' me" are prime Mercer.

Kurt Elling Does Sinatra His Way at the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.16.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

For his Café Carlyle debut performance, vocalist Kurt Elling celebrates Frank Sinatra's centennial with "Elling Swings Sinatra." Backed by a wonderfu...

Buster Poindexter Subversive at the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.05.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

In case you were wondering about his rocker roots, David Johansen can be seen in a photograph flashing amidst many images in the documentary Robert Fr...

Café Carlyle @ 60: Brian Stokes Mitchell Opens New Season

Regina Weinreich | Posted 09.17.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

His final encore, "What a Wonderful World," set the tone for his two-week run, assuring everyone that the Café Carlyle in its 60th year is off to a great season.