Guest event: The Secret Variety Society

Guest event: The Secret Variety Society

Sabrina Chap, Miss Ekaterina, Magic Brian, Jenny Lee Mitchell, Matt Roper

Wed, September 27, 2017

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

The Slipper Room

New York, NY

$12 (advance) / $15 (door) / $20 (reserved seating)

This event is 21 and over

Guest event: The Secret Variety Society
Guest event: The Secret Variety Society
Bringing together five great acts from New York City's downtown scene, the Secret Variety Society hits the Slipper Room for an show of satirical, surreal and sublime entertainment. It's contemporary variety for those with high tastes and low inhibitions. Immerse yourselves into an night of the wild, weird and wonderful with this all-star troupe of variety entertainers.
Sabrina Chap
Sabrina Chap
Sabrina Chap is a Brooklyn based songwriter, composer and performer with classical piano skills, the ballad lyrics of Tom Waits, the onstage antics of Phyllis Diller and the voice of a whiskey angel. With two solo albums and several international tours to her credit, her sets are a ragtime stompin' good time, full of laughs, heartbreaks, and just plain good songwriting.

"Rousing!" The New Yorker
Miss Ekaterina
Miss Ekaterina
Born in Russia, Miss Ekaterina is a renowned contortionist and aerialist resident in New York City. Besides performing with circus and entertainment companies like Cirque Musica, Bindlestiff Family Cirkus, USO, and Circus Una Motorcycle Thrillshow, she has also appeared in live art installations and films of Matthew Barney, Kenny Scharf, Scott Ewalt, Julie Taymor, and Joe Coleman; shared the stage with Drive-By Truckers and Jack Black; performed as a knife-thrower's target girl on a Guinness Book of Records tour and in the off-Broadway show Maximum Risk.
Magic Brian
Magic Brian
Magic Brian has been entertaining young and old with his unique brand of comedy-magic and sideshow for over 20 years and got his start in comedy clubs and variety shows in New York City. He has toured with the Bindlestiff Family Cirkus and has taken his show around the world, performing in 18 countries and more than 50 cities. He has appeared on the Late Show With David Letterman, VH1, Good Day New York and has performed at the Edinburgh and Adelaide Fringe Festivals and the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

"Unbelievable, wasnt it?" David Letterman
Jenny Lee Mitchell
Jenny Lee Mitchell
A native New Yorker who has has lived and performed for many years in Vienna, Munich, Hamburg and Berlin, Jenny Lee Mitchell-a.k.a. Mad Jenny- is a performance artist and satirist. An alumni of the Experimental Theater Wing at NYU, she has performed in operetta, musical theater and cabaret, performing Off-Broadway and with many companies who present works based in clown, music, cabaret and devised theater styles.

"Smart, theater savvy." Stephen Holden, New York Times
Matt Roper
Matt Roper
Matt Roper is a comedian, writer and neo-vaudevillian. He recently made his NYC theater debut portraying Chico Marx, eldest of the iconic Marx Brothers, in I'll Say She Is: The Marx Brothers Musical. He performs internationally with his alter-ego Wilfredo, a powerhouse musical comedy creation with two albums, a short film and countless tours to his credit. He is a founder member of The Secret Variety Society and the proud recipient of a Malcolm Hardee Award – presented annually at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Venue Information:
The Slipper Room
167 Orchard St
New York, NY, 10002
http://slipperroom.com