Klein & Alvarez Productions, LLC has announced a diverse 2020 lineup and a new partnership and venue for its third season of Magic Thread Cabaret. The new year will bring performances to the near westside and downtown Indianapolis and The Cat in Carmel, where Magic Thread Cabaret is a resident company.
“Reflecting our mission of inclusiveness, our 2020 season features a diverse group of artists, which mirrors our community,” Managing Director Tom Alvarez stated. “As we have in the past, we are thrilled to showcase local talent and feature new discoveries, with a footprint in both Indy and Carmel to extend our reach in central Indiana to provide affordable and accessible entertainment of high quality to wider audiences.”
Two shows will be presented at The Cat, 254 Veterans Way, Carmel. The first will be Indianapolis baritone vocalist Roger Schmelzer performing “What a Wonderful World!” June 5-7.
The second show will be “Finding Joy” with Fishers actress/singer Devan Mathias Oct. 16-18. Her husband, Ethan Mathias, a singer/actor/pianist, will join her.
The first Magic Thread Cabaret show of the season will be “Les Chanteuses,” presented by Fonseca Theatre Company, Feb. 7-9 and 14-16 at the Basile Building, 2508 W. Michigan St., Indianapolis. “Les Chanteuses” premiered at IndyFringe Festival in August 2019.
“The Latino Effect: Songs of The Americas” is set for Aug. 13-23, 2020 at the
IndyFringe Theatre Festival.