Autumn Cabaret Festival | Signature Theatre

Autumn Cabaret Festival

As the weather cools off and the leaves start to turn, come to Signature to enjoy our very first Autumn Cabaret Festival. Grab a glass of wine and a delectable treat from Ali’s Bar, sit back and be whisked away into the sweet sounds of jazz, soul, folk and the heart of Broadway. With a different act each night, there’s always something to keep you entertained!

All access passes are $100 and can only be purchased in person or by calling the Box Office. Individual cabarets are $25 each and can be purchased online, at the Box Office in person or by phone at 703 820 9771. Both are now on sale.




Chelsea Packard

Chelsea Packard: My Yellow Brick Road
Wednesday, September 04, 2013 at 8PM
The story of a girl’s journey from her first time onstage as a munchkin in The Wizard of Oz to her full-circle Broadway debut in Wicked. With special guest Celisse Henderson (Broadway’s Godspell).

Nova Y. Payton

Nova Y. Payton: Let the Good Times Roll
Thursday, September 05, 2013 at 8PM
Saturday, September 07, 2013 at 8PM
That’s right, the Super Nova happens again!  Bringing back her sold out Sizzlin’ Summer Cabaret, the indomitable Nova Y. Payton tackles a variety of different genres and raises the stakes backed by her amazing band.

Nick Blaemire and The Hustle

Nick Blaemire and The Hustle: Nerd Soul
Friday, September 06, 2013 at 8PM
Born out of the suburban living room record players of the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s, The Hustle is an amalgam of funk, soul, rock and R&B that celebrates the old in the new, and looks the word “pop” right in the eye. Come and experience an epic band, performing epic songs, in our intimate ARK Theatre.

Signature’s Funny Ladies
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 8PM
Come share a laugh with your favorite funny ladies here at Signature. With all sorts of pranks and antics, it’s hard to say what can’t happen! Featuring funny ladies Shayna Blass, Carolyn Cole, Maria Egler, Dorea Schmidt, Donna Migliaccio, Maria Rizzo, Jenna Sokolowski, Erin Weaver and Lauren Williams, hosted by Holly Twyford.

Levi Stephens

Levi Stephens: An Acoustic Night with Levi Stephens
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 8PM
Levi Stephens is a local pop, rock, blues artist who goes far beyond the confines of R&B and seamlessly melds a variety of genres, from soul to gospel to folk.  Come hear some tunes you know and some tunes you don’t.

Heidi Blickenstaff

Heidi Blickenstaff: An Evening with Heidi Blickenstaff
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 8PM
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 8PM
Heidi Blickenstaff returns to Signature after performing here in First You Dream. She was also co-creator of the Tony nominated musical [Title of Show], and won the Helen Hayes award for Meet John Doe under the direction of Eric Schaeffer. A veteran Broadway performer, Heidi will blow the roof off the ARK with powerhouse vocals and her infectious style.

Out Of This World – The Lyrics and Music of Johnny Mercer
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 8PM
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 8PM
Featuring local talent Delores King Williams, Judy Simmons, Howard Breitbart and Jaime Zemerel, this cabaret explores the incredible musical lyrical storytelling of Johnny Mercer. Mercer wrote the iconic songs, “Moon River,” “Jeepers Creepers,” “Autumn Leaves” and “Come Rain or Come Shine.”

Gia Mora

Gia Mora: Einstein’s Girl
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 8PM
Smart, sexy, sassy Gia Mora, a.k.a. Einstein’s Girl, unleashes her unique blend of intellectual prowess and animal instinct on an unlikely pair of human languages: love and theoretical physics.

Sharon Kenny

Nadine Zahr

Nadine Zahr and Sharon Kenny
Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 8PM
Signature favorite Nadine Zahr and singer/songwriter Sharon Kenny create an intimate evening of original music, in this premiere performance. Heard on TV shows like “Dance Moms,” “The Hills,” and “48 Hours Mystery,” Nadine and Sharon create a full-bodied sound that will carry you from one personal experience to the next, in a love-junk, passion-punk sort of way. Featuring a few special Signature guests, this will be a powerful evening meant to linger on the senses.

Watch. Listen.