Looking for a taste of the Big Apple cabaret scene? Look no further than the AllWays Lounge. NYC cabaret star and distinguished vocalist Amber Martin is bringing her hilarious musical variety show to New Orleans for 4 Friday night performances, Feb 16th, 23rd, March 2nd and 9th at 9pm.
A native of Southeast Texas, Amber Martin currently resides in NYC, where she has gained notoriety as a powerhouse vocalist, cabaret performer, and comedic monologist. During her illustrious career, Martin has collaborated with personalities from every discipline including musicians The Scissor Sisters, Pharrell, Kylie Mingogue, and Pink Martini; comedian Sandra Bernhard; and NYC designer Rachel Comey. She has also appeared in such venues as The AllWays Lounge, NYC's Club Cumming, Town Hall, Joe's Pub, Feinstein's/54 Below, Irving Plaza, La Mama, Boom Boom Room, Wild Project, Abrons Art Center and The Cutting Room. Most recently, Martin made her Broadway debut in Tales of the City at The Music Box Theatre and is currently touring her first original album, A.M. GOLD.
In her critically acclaimed musical variety show, Amber Alert!, Martin takes you on a delightfully twisted journey through her childhood. She introduces you to her toy box of personae, from local pageant queen, to flight attendant, to NYC cabaret star, all while belting out the greatest hits of the 70s and 80s. Each performance will also feature special celebrity guests from New Orleans, Portland, OR, Texas, and New York. With a show that traverses decades, miles, characters, and genres, Amber Martin is a must-see at the AllWays Lounge this February and March.