The holidays bring us a multitude of seasonal cabaret shows around the country featuring your favorite Broadway stars. Check out our roundup of Playbill Universe cabaret holiday shows from the heart of New York to the West Coast.
Christmas With The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square
December 13-15, 8 PM. Conference Center on Temple Square, Salt Lake City, UT
Tickets and more information here.
Featuring Tony Award winner Kristin Chenoweth, this annual Christmas tradition showcases classic Christmas tunes and will be broadcast on PBC and BYUtv.
NSO Pops: A Holiday Pops Under the Mistletoe With Ashley Brown
December 14–15, 8 PM. Kennedy Center Concert Hall, Washington DC. Tickets and more information here.
Warm your spirit with fresh takes on comforting classics in this singalong tradition with the NSO and The Washington Chorus. Join us in the festively decorated Concert Hall for this year’s program that welcomes musical theater darling Ashley Brown—originator of the title role in Mary Poppins on Broadway—in her NSO debut.
The 11th Annual Joe Iconis Christmas Extravaganza
December 14–16, 7 & 11 PM. Feinstein’s 54 Below, New York, NY. Tickets and more information here.
Celebrating over a decade of shows, the original show written by Joe Iconis himself is a yuletide celebration that’s part concert, part theatre, part new, part old.
Christine Ebersole With Seth Rudetsky
December 15, 8 PM. New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts, New Orleans, LA. Tickets and more information here.
Two-time Tony Award winner Christine Ebersole (Grey Gardens, War Paint, and 42nd Street) joins Sirius XM Radio Star Seth Rudetsky for one show only to benefit The NOCCA Institute.
Tonya Pinkins & Brad Simmons: A Nice and Naughty Evening
December 16, 7 & 9:30 PM. The Green Room 42, New York, NY. Tickets and more information here.
Join the Tony-winning star of Jelly’s Last Jam and Caroline, or Change for a special holiday concert with Broadway music director Brad Simmons. Featuring seasonal favorites, the intimate evening will be both festive and a bit risqué.
Norm Lewis: Nutcracker Cool
December 17–22, 7 PM. Feinstein’s 54 Below, New York, NY. Tickets and more information here.
Norm Lewis returns to Feinstein’s/54 Below for his fourth consecutive year, in a unique holiday residency. Once again, it’s the hottest Christmas Party in town with Norm and his swingin’ band, including Perry Cavari and George Farmer, led by musical director Joseph Joubert and directed by his longtime pal, Richard Jay-Alexander.
For the Record Presents Cynthia Erivo and Shoshana Bean Night Divine
December 17, 7:30 PM. The Apollo Theater, Harlem, NY. Tickets and more information here.
Tony Award Winner Cynthia Erivo and Billboard #1 recording artist Shoshana Bean star in a one-night-only Holiday Concert Event — NIGHT DIVINE — at Harlem's world-famous Apollo Theater.
San Miguel Academy Holiday Concert Benefit
December 18, 7 PM. Chappaqua Performing Arts Center, Chappaqua, NY. Tickets and more information here.
Having sold millions of records worldwide, Vanessa Williams has also scored numerous No. 1 and Top 10 hits on various Billboard Album and Singles charts. Williams is a longtime supporter of San Miguel Academy and will perform her greatest hits and holiday tunes for the benefit of San Miguel Academy with opener Frank Shiner of Chappaqua, New York.
The Skivvies: I Touch My Elf
December 19, 9:30 PM. York Theatre, New York, NY. Tickets and more information here.
Join The Skivvies, duo Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley, and their guests as they rock the holiday away with musical expertise wearing nothing but underwear.
Ana Gasteyer: Holiday Tipple
December 21, 8 PM. City Winery Boston, Boston, MA. Tickets and more information here.
With her joyful sass and pizzazz, Ana Gasteyer (Saturday Night Live) hosts a good old-fashioned holiday party. Her jazzy ensemble will fete the season with swingin’ holiday favorites, belty baubles & novelty Yuletide tunes of yore.
The Midtown Men: Holiday Hits
December 22, 7:30 PM. Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, CA. Tickets and more information here.
The Midtown Men reunites stars from the original cast of Broadway’s Tony- and Grammy Award-winning smash hit Jersey Boys, the story of ‘60s rock 'n’ roll group The Four Seasons.
Christine Pedi: Snow Bizness
December 27, 9:30 PM. Feinstein’s 54 Below, New York, NY. Tickets and more information here.
Multi-talented performer Christine Pedi flaunts her comedic flair and impersonates some of the biggest Broadway divas—with a holiday twist.