2012 MAC Award Nominees and Winners

Ceremony: BB King’s

Female Vocalist

Kim Grogg
Janice Hall
Sigali Hamberger
Shaynee Rainbolt
Gretchen Reinhagen
Billie Roe
Jennifer Sheehan
Angela Schultz
Susan Winter

Male Vocalist
Craig Pomeranz
Anthony Santelmo, Jr.
Kim Smith

Major Artist Female or Duo
Eric Comstock and Barbara Fasano
Terese Genecco
Julie Reyburn

Major Artist Male
Eric Michael Gillett
Sean Harkness
Mark Nadler
Ricky Ritzel

Celebrity Artist
Marilyn Maye
Andrea Marcovicci
Amanda McBroom
KT Sullivan

New York Debut – Female
Lynly Forrest
Lauren Fox
Marya Zimmett

New York Debut – Male
Frank Basile
Joey Infante
T. Oliver Reid

Musical Comedy
Joan Jaffe
Colleen McHugh
Hedda Lettuce

Vocal Duo or Group
Tommy Femia and Rick Skye
Sue Matsuki and Edd clark
Barbara Porteus
Uptown Express

Special Production/Revue
Cougars on the Prowl
Metrostar Talent Challenge
A Ritzmas Daryl

Open Mic
Mostly Sondheim

Variety Production/
Recurring Series
NY Sheet Music Society
Sondheim Unplugged
Wednesday Night at the Iguana

Phil Geoffrey Bond
Jenna Esposito
Mark Janas
Dana Lorge

Benefit Series
Cabaret Cares
The Concerts at Tudor City Greens
Love Makes the World Go Round
Winter Rhythm Series

Piano Bar/Restaurant
Singing Entertainer
Maria Gentile
Alison Nusbaum
Jennifer Pace

Piano Bar/Restaurant/
Hotel Lounge Instrumentalist
Nate Buccieri
Jerry Scott
Bill Zeffiro

Musical Director
Barry Levitt
Tracy Stark
Steven Ray Watkins

Phil Geoffrey Bond
Eric Michael Gillett
Peter Napolitano

Technical Director
Denise Anderson
Randy Lester
Jean-Pierre Perreaux
Ted Stafford

“And I Breathe” Joshua Saltzman and Ryan Cunningham
“He’s On His Way” Robby Stamper and Ariana Rose
“Make It Here” Sam Carner and Derek Gregor
“Show Some Beauty” Steven Marzullo and Amanda Yesnowitz
“Summer Fling” Jeff Thomson and Jordan Mann
Special Musical Material
“A Cautionary Christmas Tale” Ritt Henn and Mary Liz McNamara
“The Diet is Cast” Lois Morton
“How Did This Thing Get in Me” Amy Englehart
“One Shot Deal” Brain Cimmet and Amanda Yesnowitz
“Universal Truth” Bill Zeffiro
Recording (the LaMott Friedman Award)

“Live From New York City” William Blake
“My Time To Fly” Harriet Goldberg
“Home for the Holidays” H2
“Born Too Late” Alexandra Kaprielian
“Haunted” Marcus Simeone

Show of the Year

Terese Genecco and Her Little Big Band
Eric Michael Gillett
Barb Jungr
Sondheim Unplugged

Hanson Award
Rosemary Loar

Lifetime Achievement
Ervin Drake
David Friedman

Board of Directors
John Bucchino
Francesca Blumenthal
Julie Gold