August has hot ways to keep you cool. Old favorites have returned, cult favorites are back and the hot newcomers are ready to make their way. Get ready for some sizzling performances.
92 Street Y: 1395 Lexington Ave. 8/8: Woodstock: Back to the Garden John Fogerty, Andy Zax and David Fricke in Conversation and Performance.
Birdland Jazz: 315 West 44 St. Every Monday Jim Caruso’s Cast Party; Every Thursday The Lineup with Susie Mosher; 8/1 – 3 John Pizzarelli: A Tribute to Benny Goodman w/ Special Guest Ken Peplowski; 8/5 Steve Ross “Songs I Love”; 8/6 – 10 Dee Dee Bridgewater & The Memphis Soulphony; 8/ 19 Max von Essen: “Call Me Old Fashioned: The Broadway Standard” and 8/ 26 Klea Blackhurst “One of the Girls”;
Broadway Sings at the West End Lounge: 955 West End Ave at 107th St. and West End Ave. Mondays: Open Mic with Craig Pomranz and Sarah Rice.
Carnegie Hall: 881 7th Ave at 57th St.
Dizzys Club Coca Cola: Frederick P. Rose Hall, Broadway at 60th Street.
Don’t Tell Mama: 343 W. 46 St. Every Thursday Mama’s Next Big Act! Talent Competition.
Feinstein’s/54 Below: 254 West 54 St. 8/1 – 4 Sierra Boggess; 8/1 -2 Ethan Slater, feat Lilli Cooper, Nick Blaemire, and more!; 8/6 – 23 Michael Feinstein: I Happen to Like New York; 8/8 – 10 Lorna Luft; 8/24, 8/27 and 8/29 -31 Shoshana Bean and 8/29 – 30 Alice Ripley: The @RIPLEYTHEBAND Show.
Laurie Beechman Theatre at the West Bank Café: 407 West 42 St. Every Thursday Broadway Sessions.
Salon: 352 West 44th St. Sunday: Open Mic with different performers created and hosted by Mark Janas with Tanya Moberly.
Stage 72: (formerly The Triad) 158 W. 72 St. Home of Award Winning Celebrity Autobiography. 8/1 Steppin’ Forward Showcase — Broadway & Pop; 8/6 Broadways John Treacy Egan & Friends Summer Sing!; 8/12 On Hollywood and Weimar with Karyn Levitt and Jed Distler and 8/26 By Popular Demand Celebrity Autobiography Direct from Broadway!
The Café Carlyle: 35 East 76 St. at Madison Ave. Closed July and August.
The Cutting Room: 44 East 32nd St. 8/ 22 Louis Prima Jr. and the Witnesses.
The DJango: 2 Avenue of the Americas.
The Green Room 42: 570 Tenth Ave 4th Floor inside Yotel Hotel. 8/2 and 8/16 Ben Rimalower Patti Issues; 8/4 and 8/18 Boy Band Brunch; 8/4 Reeve Carney; 8/10 Leslie Margarita and 8/25 The Carneys: Reeve, Paris and Zane.
The Iridium: 1650 Broadway. 7/10 -11 Rita Coolidge.
The Pierre Hotel, Two E Bar & Lounge: 2 E 61st St.
The Town Hall: 123 W. 43 St.