The Rockwell Bar And Grill in Los Feliz presented a spectacular post holiday star studded cabaret extravaganza , sure to warm up a cold winter January evening and bring sizzle and pizzazz to all in attendance . The show, hosted by Brad Ellis, of Glee and Forbidden Broadway fame, was a collaborative effort of cabaret star Dianne Fraser (Part time Diva); Teri Bibb ( Phantom of the Opera); as well as the entire talented ensemble of rising Broadway cabaret performers of amazing vocal range.
Each monologue and performance that was showcased revealed beautiful poignant lyrics , set in the most intimate of venues . Each story and song was sure to resonate with each audience member , ranging with musical numbers from perennial favorites of “My Fair Lady”to the timeless “Light in the Piazza”.
The finale was especially memorable , with an encore performance from each and every cast member, singing Rent’s most sentimental piece, “Seasons of Love “. Of particular note were standout vocalists Katherine McDonough; Lucas Coleman; Kyra Selman; Corey Reynolds; and Mary Jo Mundy, who belted their hearts out.
“The evening was sure to ring in the new year with warm fuzzies and nostalgic showtunes on an otherwise chilly midwinter’s eve .