1994 MAC Award Nominees and Winners

Ceremony held at The Copacabana

Female Vocalist
Baby Jane Dexter
Sharon Montgomery
Karen Saunders
Sarah ZahnMale vocalist
Tom Anderson
Eric Michael Gillett
Michael MarottaMajor NY Music Engagement (tie)
Ann Hampton Callaway
Wesla Whitfield
Andrea Marcovicci
Julie Wilson
Rosemary Clooney

Jazz Vocalist
Judy Barnett
Mercedes Hall
Randall MacNamara
Thos Shipley

Major NY Jazz
Barbara Carroll
Blosson Dearie
David Frishberg

Special Musical Material
“Everyone Wants to Be Sondheim” Alan Chapman
“The Army Song” – Rick Crom
“Cocktail Party” – Dick Gallagher
“New York’s Fulla Dames Can Sing” – George Winter

Female Stand-up Comic
Susie Essman
Angela Scott
Adrianne Tolsch

Male Stand-up Comic
Eddie Brill
Marc Cohen
Eric Kornfeld

Major NY Comedy
Joy Behar
Mario Cantone
Judy Tenuta

NY Debut
Shauna Hicks
Natalie Gamsu
Steven Lutvak

Song of the Year
“Do Not turn Away” – John Bucchino
“Astaire” – Ann Hampton Callaway and Lindy Robbins
“Look in My Eyes” – Craig Carnelia
“Inside My Body is a Dancer” Steven Lutvak

Recording of the Year
“Close as Pages in a Book”- Barbara Cook
“I Got Thunder” – Baby Jane Dexter
“My Foolish Heart” Nancy LaMott
“Fancy Meeting You” – Phillip Officer

Female Musical Comedy
Helen Baldassare
Claiborne Cary
Angela LaGreca

Male Musical Comedy
Andrea Martin
John O’Brien
Rick Skye

Vocal Group
JQ and the Bandits
The Tonics

Comedy/Improv Group
Funny Gay Males
Scared Scriptless
Chicago City Improv

Steve Hayes
Beverly Hills
Maggie Meg ReedImpersonator/Impersonation
James Beaman
Tommy Femia
Ruby RimsVariety Show
The Charles Busch Revue
 Jamie deRoy and Friends
Colette Black’s All Stars
The Duplex Stars of Tomorrow

Ricky Ritzel
Joel Silbman
Bill Wright

Jazz/Instrumentalist/Jazz Singer Instrumentalist
Bill Charlap
Jay Leonhart
Mike Renzi

Revue of the Year
“A Grand Night for Singing”
The Rogers and Hammerstein Revue
Greg Dawson & Steven Paul, Producers
Helluva Town
Hey, Love!

Piano Bar Entertainer
Terri White
Kristine Zbornick

Piano Bar Pianist
Charles DeForest
Peter Gloo
Bobby Peaco
Larry Woodard

Musical Director
Dick Gallagher
Daryl Kojak
Wes McAffee
Billy Stritch

Scott Barnes
Barry Kleinbort
Sarah Louise Lazarus

Technical Director
Matt Berman
Michael Barbieri
Shawn Moninger

International Performance
Robert Haberman (England)
Lennie Andreade
Ingrid Caven
Nando Gabrielli

Lifetime Achievement
Margaret Whiting

Board of Directors
Michael Feinstein
Sherry Eaker

Hanson Award
Naomi Kukoff