Big Beautiful Women of Broadway (BBWOB)

Actor/singer James Solomon Benn presents his 75-minute cabaret show “Big Beautiful Women of Broadway,” featuring songs sung by or made famous by the women of Broadway.

Benn’s vocal stylings include jazz, pop, gospel, R&B, and the blues. The show is the anticipated followup to James’ comic cabaret “Little Butchie Sings!” James is an Arts Council of Indianapolis / Creative Renewal Artist Fellowship recipient and a member of the Fonseca Theatre Company.

Not Exactly Paris

Featuring the music of Elvis, Blondie, Peter Cincotti, Michael Leonard and others, "Not Exactly Paris" is an evening of jazz and storytelling.

Described as "funny and touching" by the DC Cabaret Network, the audience is guided on a personal yet universal journey of love and loss.

Katy Gentry: Judy Garland LIVE!

A box office smash during its July run at The Cat, “Judy Garland LIVE!” will delight new audiences with the powerful voice and personal touches that Katy Gentry brings to the iconic entertainer’s songbook. Gentry will sing “Come Rain or Come Shine," “When You’re Smiling,” “The Man That Got Away,” “Zing! Went The Strings of My Heart,” and many other classics. A formidable talent in her own right, Gentry weaves stories of her own struggles and triumphs, relating them to the music and milestones of her idol.


Tymisha Harris - Co-creator / performer / costume designer / choreographer. Michael Marinaccio - Co-creator / director / producer. Tod Kimbro – Co-creator / playwright / musical director. Indianapolis audiences will see the full length version of "Josephine," the 2017 IndyFringe hit play, as part of this year's DivaFest lineup.

Featuring three new original Josephine Baker songs Tymisha "Tush" Harris embodies the legendary artist in the magnificent 'burlesque cabaret dream play,' "Josephine" at IndyFringe Basile Theatre.


DivaFest is a juried playwrighting festival sponsored by IndyFringe each year.

Nationally, only 19 percent of published contemporary plays have been written by women. We are seeking to change that. Over the past nine years, DivaFest has fostered the growth of new works, new audiences, new performing companies, and new IndyFringe festival shows.

2018 DivaFest Lineup:

Unholy Trinity
Thin Walls - CANCELLED
Moon Beneath Her Feet
Josephine - Special Returning Event
Keeping the Pace
Stark Naked
Operation Farley
Cassandra's Dream


The Magic Showcase is two hours of pure magic.

This is a unique event, designed to bring back to the stage amazing, live, magic shows AND present  the world’s top magicians in an intimate close up setting where you can’t miss a trick!!!

Reserve a table of 4 or an intimate table of 2. General seating is also available. All table seating is on a first-come basis until sold out.  Phone 317 292 5687

Murray SawChuck


Oscar Munoz Oscar is the current President of the International Brotherhood of Magicians (IBM). Oscar brings years of experience as a professional motivational speaker and master comedic magician and as the leading specialist in the field of educational and motivational magic shows for students of all ages and grade levels in the State of Texas.


Jade took the male-dominated world of magic by storm in 1990, when she became the first woman to win the International Brotherhood of Magicians’ coveted Gold Medal of Magic, a prize awarded only a handful of times in the competition’s long history.
Jade has performed and received multiple awards for her performances here and abroad, including the Mandrake Award from France as well as the “Female Magician of the Year” award from the International Magicians Society in Las Vegas.


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