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Celebrated cabaret singer Bobby Short dies

NEW YORK - Cabaret singer Bobby Short, the tuxedoed embodiment of New York style and sophistication and a fixture at his piano in the Carlyle Hotel for more than 35...
After 36 years, Bobby Short to end his run at Cafe Carlyle

NEW YORK -- Bobby Short, whose cabaret act has been fixture at the swanky Cafe Carlyle for 36 years, is ending his run there on New Year's Eve, he...
All things SHORT

...The Offspring, NOFX, Green Day, Black Flag, Bad Religion, Blink 182 and the Misfits. Bobby Short Born in Danville, Ill., in 1926, Bobby Short has been performing classical American standards from Cole Porter and the duo Richard Rogers...
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Yankees to break $200 million barrier

...At Citarella, another mecca for gourmands, white truffles were going for $199 an ounce. Fans of cabaret singer Bobby Short pay a $95 cover charge before he ever tickles the ivories or a single drink is poured at Cafe Carlyle. Those numbers...
New singers bring back timeless tunes

...says Barros. The old songs also are riding on the enduring popularity of 70-something greats like Barbara Cook and Bobby Short, and middle-aged cabaret stars Andrea Marcovicci, Karen Akers and Sylvia McNair. Cook ends her shows by singing...
'Porgy and Bess' creator changed musical theater

...several things: [box] A resurgence of cabaret, particularly evenings created by such performers as Michael Feinstein, Bobby Short, Julie Wilson and Mary Cleere Haran, who have honored Gershwin with intelligence and taste without being overly reverential...
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