Got Your Tickets for This Sat., April 13?

He didn’t – and look how bitter he is! Reserve $10 Tickets Here So… Who’s Performing at the Ten-Foot Rat Cabaret this weekend? OPERA AND BROADWAY BEAUTY: Welcome back Julie Lauren Stevens Kosnik. Celestial arias that bring jaded people to tears and sassy show tunes belted with brio – a veteran of Opera Collective, Julie makes the walls of musical theaters shake […]

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Work That Dream at This New Open Mic!

Dream of performing in the Ten-Foot Rat Cabaret? Why not take the first step and strut your stuff, try your hand (and brain and voice, etcetera) at the new weekly Open Mic and Show run by a Rat co-producer: The Electric Stage! Starting April 1st and running every Monday 9pm-11pm, Electric Stage is open to musicians, dancers, comedians, storytellers and every […]

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Exhilirating, Sold-Out (Again) Show!

Exhilirating, sold out (Again!) Ten-Foot Rat Cabaret this past weekend! Thanks to our performers, in order: Mike Milazzo, Mimi Oz, Nataly Aukar, Karen Garrett (Special Mention: her Rat debut was thrilling!), Gregor of Berlin (I’m told he* was terrific), dancers from Guilty Pleasures Cabaret (Dance captain Kayla Radomski, Cercle aka YuenHo Cheung, Candice Segarra) doing their spooky carnival Parasols number, Bill Chambers (his “Older Gentleman” character, in Top form!) and Leila Ben-Abdallah (that was hysterical, brave, insane!). […]

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Tip: See Trumpeter Eganam Segbefia on Fri., Dec. 21!

TEN-FOOT RAT RECOMMENDS: Remember how great Eganam Segbefia was at the Nov. 10 Ten-Foot Rat Cabaret? His beautiful golden horn gives forth with classical baroque, jazz, moody and sweet in equal measure. Here’s an opportunity to herald the holidays with a whole concert of beautiful music featuring this gifted warm musician, with special guest, accompanying Pianist Tianyu Deng Tina. Where: […]

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Tip: Go See Jackson Sturkey and His Orchestra on Nov. 28!

TEN-FOOT RAT RECOMMENDS: Didja catch Jackson Sturkey at the Ten-Foot Rat Cabaret‘s big 5th Anniversary Show? Then you already know he’s a wonderful talent, a fantastically eccentric melange of demi-monde stardom: nostalgic and subversive, flirty and melancholy, bawdy and bohemian. And Jackson has his own monthly show at Under St. Marks Theater,* gathering artists with a signature Lower East Side aesthetic […]

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Tip: Dancers + Girl Power + Lady Bosses = ‘Sexy Is’

TEN-FOOT RAT RECOMMENDS: Take six talented dancers from various pro backgrounds – modern, jazz, tap, club, Bolly and Off-Broadway – and add three beautiful belting singers: The Sirens. Fuel it with fierce theatricality, proud sexiness, and empower it with an all-female-owned production company: That’s Guilty Pleasures Cabaret, comin’ at you with “Sexy Is,” an amazing, entertaining, and, yeah, empowering show […]

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Friday: Guilty Pleasures at 54 Below!

Dazzled by the dance numbers performed by members of the Guilty Pleasures Cabaret ensemble at the Rat every month? Then go see GPC’s full-length show at Feinstein’s/ 54 Below on Friday, Sept. 21! They’re performing their big production numbers inspired by “Moulin Rouge” and “Gatsby,” smaller sizzling hits like the sexy, funny Cat Burglar quartet (keep your eyes peeled for […]

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