CABARET: An Evening with Jessica Molaskey + special guest John Pizzarelli
Jessica Molaskey + special guest John Pizzarelli kick off The Bradstan Cabaret Series on May 28 at 7 p.m.
About this event
Join hosts Scott Samuelson + Eddie Dudek as The Bradstan Cabaret Series kicks off with Jessica Molaskey + special guest John Pizzarelli on May 28 at 7 p.m.
Called “the Astaire-Rogers of the cabaret world” by Time Magazine, the married duo’s charming onstage dynamic uniquely combines jazz + theater, including medleys of modern songs with original lyrics.
Full bar, light bites + desserts available | No drink minimum
Arrive early to grab a cocktail at the Cabaret Bar before the show!
6 p.m. doors open | 7 p.m. showtime
BONUS: Tickets include access to our Bradstan Meet + Greet with the evening’s performers, and the opportunity to purchase autographed CDs.
|Join us for dinner at The Homestead Restaurant + Lounge before the show and receive 15% off your meal! (Proof of ticket purchase required.) Call +1 845 557 8316 or email email@example.com to secure your dinner reservation.|
Jessica Molaskey is a veteran of a dozen Broadway shows, including the revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s “Sunday in the Park with George,” which was nominated for nine Tony Awards. She has appeared in “A Man of No Importance” at Lincoln Center, “Parade” (directed by Hal Prince), “Dream,” “Tommy,” “Crazy for You,” “Les Misérables,” “City of Angels,” “Chess,” “Cats,” and “Oklahoma!” She most recently played the role of Marie in the New York City Center Encores! critically-acclaimed production of “The Most Happy Fella.” Jessica’s off-Broadway credits include “Songs For A New World”, “Dream True”, “Wise Guys” (Stephen Sondheim, Sam Mendes), and “Weird Romance” (All Original Cast Recordings).
Jessica has five critically-acclaimed solo CDs and has performed in concert from Lincoln Center to Carnegie and Disney Hall to the Montréal and Monterey jazz festivals. She has also performed her critically-acclaimed solo concert, “Portraits of Joni Mitchell,” as part of Lincoln Center’s American Songbook series at The Allen Room.
Established as one of the prime contemporary interpreters of the Great American Songbook, guitarist and singer John Pizzarelli has expanded that repertoire by including the music of Paul McCartney, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Tom Waits, Antônio Carlos Jobim, and the Beatles. In addition to being a bandleader and solo performer, John has been a special guest on recordings for major pop names such as Natalie Cole, Kristin Chenoweth, Tom Wopat, Rickie Lee Jones, and Dave Van Ronk, as well as leading jazz artists such as Rosemary Clooney, Ruby Braff, Johnny Frigo, Buddy DeFranco, Harry Allen, and, of course, his father Bucky Pizzarelli.
He won a Grammy Award in the Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album category as co-producer of James Taylor’s “American Standard” in 2021. He has performed on America’s most popular national television shows such as The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Conan, and Great Performances, as well as the talk shows of Jay Leno, David Letterman, Regis Philbin, and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
The Bradstan Cabaret Series will feature many other incredible performers. Explore the full lineup HERE! (List not all-inclusive and subject to change.)