1995 MAC Award Nominees and Winners

Ceremony held at the Copacabana

Female Vocalist

Claiborne Cary
Baby Jane Dexter
Sally Mayes


Male Vocalist

Eric Michael Gillett
Michael Marotta
Christian Nova
Billy Porter


Major New York Music Engagement

Rosemary Clooney
Nancy LaMott
Amanda McBroom
Julie Wilson


Jazz Vocalist

Judy Barnett
Mercedes Hall
Thos Shipley


Major Jazz Vocalist

Jay Leonhart
Annie Ross
Billy Stritch


Special Musical Material

“My Simple Christmas Wish” David Friedman
“It’s Impossible to Sing and Play the Bass” Jay Leonhart
‘Piano Bar Hell” George Winters


Female Stand-Up Comic

Susie Essman
Judy Gold
Suzanne Westenhoefer


Male Stand-Up Comic

Eddie Brill
Jim David
Daryl Hammond


Major New York Comedy

Joy Behar
Mario Cantone
Adrianne Tolsch


Female New York Debut

Judy Argo
Jessica Bass
Stephanie Pope


Male New York Debut

Tim DiPasqua
John Fugelsang
Marcus Lovett


Song Of The Year (tie)

“Gershwin Tune” Francesca Blumenthal
“Errol Flynn” Amanda McBroom & Gordon Hunt
“Confession of a New Yorker” Portia Nelson


Recording Of The Year

“Bring Back Romance” Ann Hampton Callaway
“Live From London” Barbara Cook
“Just In Time For Christmas” Nancy LaMott


Female Musical Comedy

Helen Baldassare
Alix Korey
Angela LaGreca


Vocal Group

The Jenny Burton Experience
The Tonics
Wallowitch and Ross
Characterization/Monologue

Julie Halston
Steve Hayes
Georgia Ragsdale


Impersonator/Impersonation

Randy Allen
Steven Brinberg
Tommy Femia
Ricky Ritzel “Jimmy Durante: Schnozzola!”


Variety Show

Jamie deRoy & Friends


Singer/Instrumentalist

Richard Rodney Bennett
Gerry Dieffenbach
Ricky Ritzel


Revue Of The Year

“Honky Tonky Highway” Robert Nassif Lindsay
Me and Jezebel
Until the Balance Tips


Piano Bar Entertainer

Lizz Manners
Terri White
Kristine Zbornik


Piano Bar Pianist

Charles De Forest
Patrick DeGennaro
Bobby Peaco
Jerry Scott
Larry Woodard


Musical Director

Richard Rodney Bennett
Christopher Denney
Dick Gallagher
Christopher Marlowe
Joel Silberman


Director

Scott Barnes
Barry Kleinbort
Jim Luzar
Joel Silberman


Technical Director

Matt Berman
Jaye Lee
Shawn Moninger


Lifetime Achievement
Anne Francine

Board Of Directors Award
Stan Martin
Teddycare
Martin Schaeffer

Hanson Award
David Gurland

Categorized in: Winners