You’ll Never Know: An Evening with Rosemary Clooney REPRISE
Oct
18
7:30 PM19:30

You’ll Never Know: An Evening with Rosemary Clooney REPRISE

Queen City Cabaret reprises their acclaimed Rosemary Clooney concert in the songstress’s very own hometown! Beginning with her sister act on Cincinnati’s own WLW radio station in the 1940s and culminating in a legendary career as a 20th century singer of popular music and jazz, Rosie’s star status and famously big heart made her a leading lady in the music world and in her hometown of Maysville, Kentucky. Join Queen City Cabaret’s principal artists, Sarah Folsom and Matthew Umphreys, as they celebrate the life and music of “the best friend a song ever had.”

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Jerry’s Girls
Feb
8
8:00 PM20:00

Jerry’s Girls

Join Queen City Cabaret and a star-studded, Cincinnati-based cast for a scintillating night of theatre in their production of Jerry’s Girls, a cabaret-style celebration of Broadway’s own Jerry Herman. The show highlights music from Herman’s legendary career as one of Broadway’s finest composers/ lyricists, including hits from his musicals Hello, Dolly!, Mame, and Mack and Mabel. The show will feature a stage full of Cincinnati’s finest performers in a musical revue that will leave you laughing out loud and tapping your toes!

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Jerry’s Girls
Feb
9
3:00 PM15:00

Jerry’s Girls

Join Queen City Cabaret and a star-studded, Cincinnati-based cast for a scintillating night of theatre in their production of Jerry’s Girls, a cabaret-style style celebration of Broadway’s own Jerry Herman. The show highlights music from Herman’s legendary career as one of Broadway’s finest composers/ lyricists, including hits from his musicals Hello, Dolly!, Mame, and Mack and Mabel. The show will feature a stage full of Cincinnati’s finest performers in a musical revue that will leave you laughing out loud and tapping your toes!

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The Marvelous Music of Mrs. Maisel
May
1
7:00 PM19:00

The Marvelous Music of Mrs. Maisel

Amazon Prime’s hit show, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” tells the story of a 1950s house wife, Midge Maisel, who’s picture-perfect life on New York’s Upper West Side changes forever when she discovers her talent as a stand-up comedian. Join Queen City Cabaret as they celebrate women in comedy with a night of music from the show’s soundtrack (featuring hits by artists like Lena Horne, Peggy Lee, and Barbra Streisand) as well as performances by local comedians! Be ready to sit back, relax, and laugh out loud at Cincinnati’s Redmoor Theatre.

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Sentimental Journey: An Evening with Doris Day
Sep
22
3:00 PM15:00

Sentimental Journey: An Evening with Doris Day

Queen City Cabaret kicks off its second season with a tribute to Cincinnati’s beloved girl-next-door turned Hollywood star, Doris Day. One of the few artists to achieve equal success in film, stage, and the recording studio, Day secured her spot as one of the world’s most poplar entertainers of the 20th century with her honey-like singing voice and endearing characters. Join pianist Matthew Umphreys and vocalist Sarah Folsom as they honor the late Ms. Day with an evening of music and storytelling in the heart of downtown Hamilton.

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Sentimental Journey: An Evening with Doris Day
Sep
20
7:30 PM19:30

Sentimental Journey: An Evening with Doris Day

Queen City Cabaret kicks off its second season with a tribute to Cincinnati’s beloved girl-next-door turned Hollywood star, Doris Day. One of the few artists to achieve equal success in film, stage, and the recording studio, Day secured her spot as one of the world’s most poplar entertainers of the 20th century with her honey-like singing voice and endearing characters. Join pianist Matthew Umphreys and vocalist Sarah Folsom as they honor the late Ms. Day with an evening of music and storytelling in the heart of the Queen City.

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Queen City Cabaret presents “Sarah & Matthew: Unplugged”
Jul
25
6:30 PM18:30

Queen City Cabaret presents “Sarah & Matthew: Unplugged”

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Sarah Folsom and Matthew Umphreys of The Queen City Cabaret return to Caffè Vivace for a night of jazz standards, classic pop, and reimagined favorites. The piano and singer duo met while in graduate school at CCM and quickly fell in love with Cincinnati and its music scene. In 2018, their passion inspired them to establish The Queen City Cabaret, a concert series dedicated to celebrating Cincinnati’s rich history of song by bringing Cincy-inspired performances of jazz, pop, and theatrical vocal music to the community. QCC’s first season featured sold out concerts celebrating Cincinnati artists past and present, including Rosemary Clooney, James Brown, Nina Simone, Patti Page, Hank Williams, Big Maybelle, and more.

Come enjoy an evening with Matthew and Sarah and get a sneak peak of what’s on tap for QCC’s 2019-2020 season!

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Queen City Cabaret presents “Sarah & Matthew: Unplugged”
Jul
23
7:30 PM19:30

Queen City Cabaret presents “Sarah & Matthew: Unplugged”

Sarah Folsom and Matthew Umphreys of The Queen City Cabaret return to Caffè Vivace for a night of jazz standards, classic pop, and reimagined favorites. The piano and singer duo met while in graduate school at College-Conservatory of Music-University of Cincinnati and quickly fell in love with Cincinnati and its music scene. In 2018, their passion inspired them to establish The Queen City Cabaret, a concert series dedicated to celebrating Cincinnati’s rich history of song by bringing Cincy-inspired performances of jazz, pop, and theatrical vocal music to the community. QCC’s first season featured sold out concerts celebrating Cincinnati artists past and present, including Rosemary Clooney, James Brown, Nina Simone, Patti Page, Hank Williams, Big Maybelle, and more.

$5 cover, $10 drink minimum per person. Reserve your seat here today! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sarah-folsom-and-mathew-umphreys-5-cover-tickets-61599153727?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

Come enjoy an evening with Matthew and Sarah and get a sneak peak of what’s on tap for QCC’s 2019-2020 season!

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Cincinnati Rocktails
May
17
7:30 PM19:30

Cincinnati Rocktails

Matthew Umphreys and Sarah Folsom of the Queen City Cabaret have teamed up with local musicians and mixologists, Maya Banatwala and Kristen Kreft, to celebrate the release of their new cocktail recipe book, Cincinnati Rocktails. The book celebrates Cincinnatis musical history with craft cocktails, each dedicated to a musician with a Queen City connection. On May 17 at Caffe Vivace, Queen City Cabaret will perform a concert celebrating music featured in the book, including songs by artists such as James Brown, Patti Page, Rusty York, Nina Simone, Rosemary Clooney, Big Maybelle, Hank Ballard, The Ink Spots, and more. The performance will also feature local jazz and RnB powerhouse, vocalist Vincent Stroud of Just Vince & The Fellas and 2nd Wind. Audience members will be able to purchase the newly published book, meet the authors, and try a signature rocktail!

Queen City Cabaret is a new concert series based in Cincinnati. Founded by local professional musicians Matthew Umphreys and Sarah Folsom, QCC celebrates Cincinnatis rich history of song by bringing Cincy-inspired performances of jazz, pop, and theatrical vocal music to the community.

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Cincy is for Lovers
Feb
14
8:00 PM20:00

Cincy is for Lovers

Celebrate love in The Queen City!

This Valentines Day, Queen City Cabaret makes a musical toast to love in the heart of Downtown Cincinnati. Enjoy the romantic atmosphere of Bromwell's Härth Lounge as QCC takes you and yours on a tour of popular love songs through the decades, complete with jazz standards, musical theatre both modern and golden age, Adele, and a little bit of everything in between. This concert will proudly feature former Broadway Casting Director and Cincinnati native, Eric Byrd. Byrd has enriched the Cincinnati arts community as a performer, director, and choreographer and currently serves as the Associate Artistic Director and Company Manager of the award-winning Children's Theatre of Cincinnati.

Every ticket includes a love-themed speciality dessert from The BonBonerie, and couples' packages are available.

See you at the Cabaret!

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You’ll Never Know: An Evening with Rosemary Clooney
Dec
9
7:30 PM19:30

You’ll Never Know: An Evening with Rosemary Clooney

Pianist Matthew Umphreys and Vocalist Sarah Folsom have joined forces to create a new concert series that celebrates our region's rich history of song by bringing performances of jazz, pop, and theatrical vocal music to the Cincinnati community. We're kicking off our first concert series by celebrating Cincinnati's hometown songstress, Rosemary Clooney. Join us for an evening of jazz, blues, and traditional pop songs celebrating the life and music of “the best friend a song ever had.”

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You’ll Never Know: An Evening with Rosemary Clooney
Nov
12
7:30 PM19:30

You’ll Never Know: An Evening with Rosemary Clooney

Pianist Matthew Umphreys and Vocalist Sarah Folsom have joined forces to create a new concert series that celebrates our region's rich history of song by bringing performances of jazz, pop, and theatrical vocal music to the Cincinnati community. We're kicking off our first concert series by celebrating Cincinnati's hometown songstress, Rosemary Clooney. Join us for an evening of jazz, blues, and traditional pop songs celebrating the life and music of “the best friend a song ever had.”

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