The Manhattan Association of Cabarets & Clubs (MAC) has an interesting roster of upcoming events that cover a variety of wants and needs! Something for everyone!
BC/EFA Flea Market: Sunday, September 21st
MAC will be back with a table at the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Flea Market on Sunday, September 21st from 10am-7pm. We’re looking for donations, particularly of music and/or theatre items. Sheet music always sells well, as do books, CDs, and theatre memorabilia. We will begin collecting items for donation a week before the flea mearket. Questions? Contact Amy Wolk at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annual Holiday Soiree: Monday, December 8th
SAVE THE DATE! We’ll be holding our Annual Holiday Soiree at Elmo again this year on the evening of Monday, December 8th. MAC signature cocktails, wonderful food, raffle items, and of course, shmoozing and mingling with your fellow MAC members! Don’t miss it–it’s a ton of fun every year. RSVP coming in November.
MAC’s FALL SEMINAR SERIES
September 13 – THEMES, TRIBUTES, AND DUOS
The ins and outs of departing from the norm, and joining forces. With Lauren Fox, Billie Roe, Eric Comstock and Barbara Fasano, Ted and Lo, and Stacy Sullivan
October 18 – MUSIC, MUSIC, MUSIC!
From selecting repertoire and creating arrangements to recording a CD. With Kitty Skrobela, Barry Levitt, Tracy Stark, Bill Zeffiro, Paul Rolnick, and Steven Ray Watkins
November 15 – AN AFTERNOON WITH THE MASTERS
What THEY did. How THEY did it. And how THEY made it last. With Jeff Harnar, Baby Jane Dexter, KT Sullivan, Sidney Myer, Steve Ross, and Karen Mason
December 13 – THE THOUGHT EXCHANGE WITH DAVID FRIEDMAN*
An amazing opportunity to learn from this award-winning songwriter, producer, and author.
*Open to MAC members only, with extremely limited availability. You may sign up to participate or observe.
ALL SEMINARS ARE FREE FOR MAC MEMBERS!
$10.00 for non-members
All seminars will be held at Studios 353 from 12:00pm-3:00pm
353 West 48th Street, 2nd floor
(between Eighth and Ninth Avenues)
(Panels and panelists subject to change)
RSVP online prior to the event.
MAC ROVING OPEN MIC
A NEW monthly open mic for MAC members!!
Come try new material, plug your upcoming show,
or just sing your favorite song!
This is a great way to get your music out to a room full of SINGERS!
Hosted by Lennie Watts, with Ricky Ritzel at the piano.
Each month, a different MAC Award-winning artist is spotlighted.
FREE for MAC members
Non-MAC members may watch for $10.00
(Each club’s minimum applies)
MAC Roving Open Mic is the last Tuesday of the month from 7:00-9:30pm.
Doors open and sign-up begins at 6:30pm.
– July 29 at The Duplex with special guest Karen Mack!
– August 26* at Don’t Tell Mama with special guest Gretchen Reinhagen!
– September 30 at The Duplex with special guest Jeff Harnar!
– October 28 at Sophie’s at Broadway with special guest Shaynee Rainbolt!
– November 25 at The Laurie Beechman Theatre with special guest Tim Di Pasqua!