The TikTok Cabaret

Inspired by the short-form social media platform that defined the year 2020, The TikTok Cabaret showcases numbers that originated on or trended on the TikTok app. This virtual cabaret features a compilation of performances that will make you say "yes queen", laugh out loud, and go 👁👄👁.

The TikTok Cabaret features Gary Lumpkin, Cheylan Harris, Brittany Velotta, Jenna Rich,  Rikki Ziegelman, Ann Brownlow, Taylor Newsom, Cody Ayrer, Victoria Gullo, Alphonse Gonzales, Lara Allison and Liz Davis.

The TikTok Cabaret will premiere on our YouTube Channel at 8pm ET on Thursday, October 15. We are asking anyone tuning in to consider donating to HARP Theatricals. All proceeds received before October 17, 2020 will help purchase stamps to mail letters with Vote Forward, encouraging voting in the November 3rd election (and in turn also support the United States Postal Service!).

COOTIES: A Virtual Play Reading

A fast-paced-sitcom-romcom variety show about truly ugly love, Cooties by Alexandrew Recore examines all the things we’d rather not talk about when it comes to sex, love, and happiness. In a crummy college apartment, three crummy relationships blossom into something less crummy. The play centers around six individuals in college navigating their way through the trials and tribulations of life, and more importantly- sex.

Cooties premiered in July of 2020 via livestream.

SUMMER STUCK: A Virtual Cabaret

SUMMER STUCK is a virtual cabaret in which individuals perform songs from or inspired by productions affected by the Coronavirus pandemic. The cabaret showcases individuals who have had contracts, productions, concerts, or other gigs cancelled or postponed due to the outbreak of COVID-19.

 

SUMMER STUCK premiered in July of 2020 via livestream.

THE LADY POWER PROJECT:

A Devised Song Cycle

THE LADY POWER PROJECT is a devised song cycle driven by music and centered around intersectional feminism. The show features original music inspired by a series of images, paintings, and passages that represent and share the stories of womxn.

 

THE LADY POWER PROJECT, which premiered in October of 2019 at Dixon Place in New York City, was conceived by Rikki Ziegelman and produced by HARP Theatricals. The production was directed under the leadership of Colleen Bowes, with original music by Quenton Ellis, Savannah Occhiogrosso and Riiza.

EVELYN: A New Musical

Based on the iconic photo published in the New York Times titled "The Most Beautiful Suicide," EVELYN follows the life of Evelyn McHale, who tragically took her life by jumping off of the Empire State Building in 1947. Both heart wrenching and heart warming, EVELYN touches upon themes of feminism, family, and sexuality- while also carefully depicting the cautious affects of mental illness in the 1940's.

EVELYN, which premiered in November of 2018 at Dixon Place in New York City, was written by book writer, lyricist and composer Quenton Ellis, and directed by Heather Bildman. 

POP DIVAS GO 1940'S!

The cast and creative team of EVELYN present a one night only cabaret at Don't Tell Mama in New York City in October of 2018 to raise funds for their production at Dixon Place and to benefit The Trevor Project. The cabaret will features your favorite current pop songs with a 1940's twist. Hosted by producers Rikki Ziegelman & Hayden Anderson

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Check out some photos & videos from our past productions, as well as the original cast recording for the Off-Broadway production of Evelyn: A New Musical!