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Everything’s Coming Up Karens

By |2019-10-07T11:35:26-05:00January 25th, 2019|Key Dates, News|

On January 25, 2019 Everything's Coming Up Karens debuts at the Beach Cafe, bringing together four distinctly different Karens of cabaret for an eclectic night of song, story and comedy at the Beach Cafe. Alongside Karen K are Karen Oberlin, Karen Mack and Karen Gross with Ted Firth on [...]

Home I Love: Cabaret from Berlin to Tel Aviv

By |2019-08-22T12:53:54-05:00June 7th, 2017|Key Dates, News|

The Home I Love: Cabaret from Berlin to Tel Aviv, teams Karen with Israeli singer Noa Levy and acclaimed New York musical director (and vocalist) Tracy Stark. Sponsored by the German Consulate in San Francisco, the show debuts at Temple Emanu-El and showcases a songbook of cabaret classics in German, [...]

History of Cabaret Lecturer and Moderator

By |2019-06-05T22:02:12-05:00January 6th, 2017|Key Dates|

Karen is an acknowledged authority on the history of cabaret and small stage performance. In January 2017, Karen was given an adjunct professorship to teach her 2-part course, The Tenth Muse: The History of Cabaret from Montmartre to Manhattan as part of the Hutton House Lecture Series at Long [...]

Songs of Brecht and the Poet-Troubadours

By |2019-09-15T16:01:03-05:00May 7th, 2015|Key Dates|

On May 7, 2015, Karen debuted Suitcase in Berlin: Songs of Brecht and the Poet Troubadours at the Irondale Center in her hometown of Brooklyn, NY. In the program she wove together the story song composers she loves most including Jaques Brel, Nick Cave, Leonard Cohen, Tom Waits and Noel [...]

Caribbean cultural ambassadorship

By |2019-06-08T16:28:50-05:00September 9th, 2011|Key Dates|

During his tenure as Vice Consul at the German Consulate in New York, Stefan and Anna Schlueter and the Kohlers became great friends. When Stefan became German ambassador for Trinidad and Tobago, he twice flew in his favorite German chanteuse from New York City for concerts and master classes. [...]