Becca Brings Back “Fangirl” This February & March

New York, NY – January 2, 2019 – 2018 MAC Award nominee brings her new show “Fangirl” back to Don’t Tell Mama on Saturday, February 9th at 4:00pm and Friday, March 1st at 7:00pm.  

Following a warm reception in October, Becca returns with her honest celebration of geek culture.  Under the direction of multiple-award winner Gretchen Reinhagen and the musical direction of multiple-award winner Tracy Stark, Becca highlights some of her favorite loves including:  Doctor Who, Star Trek, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Barbra Streisand, and Bette Midler, among others. From Cole Porter to Cyndi Lauper to Tracy Stark, Meg Flather, and Gretchen Reinhagen, Becca shares her stories and passions that have made her who she is:  a proud fangirl.

Becca Kidwell presented her debut show, A Song & Its Girl in 2017.  She also was part of the recording of:  The Church of the Alien Love Child Presents: The Passion of Reverend Yolanda.  

“Fangirl” runs at Don’t Tell Mama (www.donttellmamanyc.com, 343 W. 46th Street, New York, NY, 212-757-0788) on Saturday, February 9th at 4:00pm and Friday, March 1st at 7:00pm.  There is a $15 cover with a 2 drink minimum, $10 for MAC/Salon members.  Don’t Tell Mama is a CASH-ONLY room. For more information, visit http://beccackidwell.com.  
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Reservations Now Open For FANGIRL

Reservations now open for my new show FANGIRLMAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS HERE.  On Saturday, October 13th at 4pm, at DON’T TELL MAMA, the week after Comic Con, come celebrate some of my favorite obsessions including:  Barbra Streisand, Bette Midler, Next to Normal, Doctor Who, Star Trek, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Gilmore Girls, and more!  Direction by Gretchen Reinhagen & Musical Direction by Tracy Stark.

photo by Natasha Castillo

One More Time! March 7 – A Song & Its Girl

photo credit: Mia Isabella Photography

High resolution photos available at: https://beccackidwell.com/photos/

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Becca C. Kidwell Reprises Her Debut Show, “A Song & It’s Girl,” At Don’t Tell Mama On March 7th

New York, NY‐February 13, 2018‐Becca C. Kidwell reprises her debut show, “A Song & Its Girl,” at Don’t Tell Mama for its fourth time on Wednesday, March 7th at 7pm.  Her professional debut explores her journey from being a shy, quiet girl to a strong, confident woman under the artful direction of Gretchen Reinhagen and musical direction of Tracy Stark, both MAC and Bistro Award winners.  Becca shares her joy through music by Jule Styne, Cole Porter, Stephen Schwartz, Percy Mayfield, Lin Manuel-Miranda, Charles Fox, Joey Contreras, Tori Amos, Randy Newman, Dar Williams, Rachel Bloom and originals of Tracy Stark.  Bistro, MAC award winner, and Broadway performer, Eric Michael Gillett states, “Becca Kidwell’s infectious joy in her music is transcendent. Her emotional connection to each song is palpable and she positively glows as she digs deep into the story she shares through her music.”  Bob Diamond, 2017 MAC Award winner for Best Male Vocalist declares, “There is such joy, truth and love in this amazing first show. I had a smile on my face even when there were tears in my eyes.” And these sentiments are affirmed by 2017 MAC Hanson Award winner, Ira Lee Collings who states, “Becca Kidwell touched us with her warmth and winning ways. A wonderful debut!”

Becca was the Artistic Director of Swiftly Tilting Theatre Project and has produced and directed four major productions. She founded the theatre review blog The New England Theatre Geek and has published a monograph on grief in the musical Next to Normal. She has been singing all of her life in choirs, but she has only been singing in solo performances for the past two years.  “A Song & Its Girl” marks her professional debut in the cabaret community.

 

“A Song & Its Girl” returns to Don’t Tell Mama (www.donttellmamanyc.com, 343 West 46th Street, NYC, 212-757-0788) on Wednesday, March 7th  at 7:00 PM.  There is a $15 cover charge and 2 drink minimum.  Don’t Tell Mama is a CASH-ONLY room. For more information, visit:  http://beccackidwell.com.

Discount available for MAC/ Salon/ and Swiftly Tilting Theatre alums.