The 2012 Bistro Awards took place on Monday, April 23 at 6:30pm at Gotham Comedy Club. The 27th Annual Bistro Awards gala recognized 25 artists and shows for outstanding achievement in New York cabaret and jazz. Check out our extensive photo coverage of the evening, featuring host Jim David and the award winners.
THIS YEAR'S SPECIAL HONOREES AND OTHER WINNERS
Melissa Manchester / Outstanding Contributions to American Popular MusicKaye Ballard / Bob Harrington Lifetime Achievement AwardDee Dee Bridgewater / Ongoing Artistry in JazzWARREN VACHÉ / Ongoing Excellence as a Jazz InstrumentalistJean Brassard / Tribute Show / "The Kid from Paris - Jean Brassard Sings Yves Montand" / The TriadJoyce Breach / Ongoing Vocal ArtistryLauren Fox / Debut / Metropolitan RoomRita Gardner / Major Engagement / "Try to Remember: A Look Back at Off-Broadway" / Metropolitan RoomIF IT ONLY EVEN RUNS A MINUTE / Musical Series / Created and produced by Jennifer Ashley Tepper and Kevin Michael Murphy; musical direction by Caleb Hoyer / Le Poisson Rouge, Caroline's on BroadwayNicolas King / Vocalist / Don't Tell Mama, Iridium, Metropolitan RoomMAX & MAXINE: TOGETHER...AGAIN! / Musical Comedy / Conceived, written, and performed by Gary Adler, Bryan Scott Johnson, Jen Perry / Don't Tell MamaBILLIE ROE / Theme Show / "Dangerous Women - Life in Film Noir" / Don't Tell MamaRuss Garcia 95TH BIRTHDAY SHOW / Tribute Show / Terese Genecco, Shaynee Rainbolt, Billy Stritch, Russ Garcia / IridiumJustin Sayre / Comedy Artistry / "The Meeting*" / The DuplexPARKER SCOTT, WELLS HANLEY / Recording / "Selecting Souvenirs"Jon Weber / Musical DirectorAaron Weinstein / Ira Eaker Special Achievement AwardAMY Beth Williams / Vocalist / Metropolitan Room
Photo Credit: Jim Baldassare.
Marvin Hamlisch and Melissa Manchester
Jim David and Sherry Eaker
Dee Dee Bridgewater
Caleb Hoyer, Kevin Michael Murphy, and Jennifer Ashley Tepper
Jen Perry and Bryan Scott Johnson
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