Lauren Cregor Sings at the Cabaret

Class is the name of the game at The Cabaret in the historic Columbia Club Hotel of Indianapolis downtown. This Indianapolis performing arts venue revives classic cabaret entertainment for Indianapolis people looking for a taste of elegance. Singers from around the country have graced The Cabaret stage, playing to packed houses of Hoosiers, enjoying gourmet cuisine and refreshing cocktails. Friday, April 23 Lauren Cregor takes her place in the spotlight on The Cabaret stage, giving Indianapolis music and Indianapolis theatre a must see event. Tickets for this Indianapolis event range from $35.00 to $55.00. The show starts at 8:00 pm on Friday for one night only.

Lauren Cregor’s music has been featured on stage, screen and even the Internet. As a composer and singer, she has been featured in theatres, film and is available for purchase on iTunes. With a strong voice and amazing stage presence, the best way to experience Lauren Cregor is in person. Her swinging vocal quality feels at once melancholy and inspirational, drawing influence from her favorite musical theatre productions and characters. Intimate performances are her specialty with the ability to make each member of the audience feel as if the song selection is just for them. Get caught up in her vocal chops and twinkling presence at The Cabaret this Friday night.

In addition to her work as a singer and performer, Lauren Cregor is also the composer and musical director for the acclaimed off Broadway company, Waterwell. This small but strong New York based theatre company has been nominated for multiple Drama Desk and IT Awards, for each of its nine originally produced pieces in New York. The New York Times called Waterwell’s work, “Brilliant, original and inspired.” Waterwell is now working on piece that will be seen at Indiana University. The performance, planned for Spring 2010 in Bloomington, Indiana, is funded by the Eli Lilly Endowment.

After Waterwell’s work in Indiana concludes, Lauren Cregor has been invited to work with BMI’s esteemed Musical Theatre Workshop, which is responsible for hits like Avenue Q, A Chorus Line and Next to Normal. Her original music compositions for film have been screened around the world, including BFM International Festival in London. As a singer songwriter, she has released two albums and is working on a third with her band. In addition, she has had the pleasure and honor of composing original music for New York’s SYREN Modern Dance.

Cregor attended Indiana University, where she earned a BA in Theatre at one of Indiana’s largest colleges or universities. She then went on to earn a post-graduate degree at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. After that, she attended New York University, where she received and MA in Composition. Don’t miss this Hoosier at heart, as she returns to the Circle City for a one night only performance at The Cabaret at the Columbia Club. This exclusive club, located near Hilbert Circle Theatre, offers Indianapolis people elegance. Enjoy a soulful voice that croons to you and your date, as you sip cocktail in an intimate corner of The Cabaret at the Columbia Club. What better way to build romance?

Before the show, take a stroll around the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument that makes up Monument Circle in Indianapolis downtown. Indianapolis restaurants in downtown offer a wide variety of atmosphere and cuisine to suit you. Dinner before the show is sure to impress your date. After the performance, keep the fun going over cocktails at any of these great Indianapolis bars. Stay tuned to Indianapolis News, Events and Information on Fun City for all the latest on fun things to do in Indianapolis. We cover Indianapolis arts to Indianapolis sports and everything in between. Get out in Indy and find some fun!

Lauren Cregor
Friday, April 23, 2010

The Cabaret at the Columbia Club

121 Monument Circle
Indianapolis, IN 46204