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1994 Year by Year

Award winners in bold

Board of Directors Award

  • Michael Feinstein
  • Sherry Eaker

Characterization / Monologue

  • Beverly Hills
  • Maggie Meg
  • Reed
  • Steve Hayes

Comedy/Improv Group

  • Chicago City Improv
  • Funny Gay Males
  • Scared Scriptless

Director

  • Barry Kleinbort
  • Sarah Louise Lazarus
  • Scott Barnes

Female Musical Comedy

  • Angela LaGreca
  • Claiborne Cary
  • Helen Baldassare

Female Stand-Up Comedy

  • Adrianne Tolsch
  • Angela Scott
  • Susie Essman

Female Vocalist

  • Baby Jane Dexter
  • Karen Saunders
  • Sarah Zahn
  • Sharon Montgomery

Hanson Award

  • Naomi Kukoff

Impersonator / Impersonation

  • James Beaman
  • Ruby Rims
  • Tommy Femia

International Performance

  • Ingrid Caven
  • Lennie Andreade
  • Nando Gabrielli
  • Robert Haberman (England)

Jazz Singer and/or Instrumentalist

  • Bill Charlap
  • Jay Leonhart
  • Mike Renzi

Jazz Vocalist

  • Judy Barnett
  • Mercedes Hall
  • Randa MacNamara
  • Thos Shipley

Lifetime Achievement Award

  • Margaret Whiting

Major Jazz Vocalist

  • Barbara Carroll
  • Blossom Dearie
  • David Frishberg

Major New York Comedy

  • Joy Behar
  • Judy Tenuta
  • Mario Cantone

Major New York Music Engagement

  • Andrea Marcovicci
  • Ann Hampton Callaway
  • Julie Wilson
  • Rosemary Clooney
  • Wesla Shitfield

Male Musical Comedy

  • Andrew Martin
  • John O'Brien
  • Rick Skye

Male Stand-Up Comedy

  • Eddie Brill
  • Eric Kornfeld
  • Marc Cohen

Male Vocalist

  • Eric Michael Gillett
  • Michael Marotta
  • Tom Anderson

Musical Director

  • Billy Stritch
  • Daryl Kojak
  • Dick Gallagher
  • Wes McAfee

New York Debut

  • Natalie Gamsu
  • Shauna Hicks
  • Steven Lutvak

Piano Bar Entertainer

  • Kristine Zbornik
  • Mark Alan
  • Terri White

Piano Bar Pianist

  • Bobby Peaco
  • Charles DeForest
  • Larry Woodward
  • Peter Gloo

Recording

  • Close As Pages In A Book – Barbara Cook
  • Fancy Meeting You – Phillip Officer
  • I Got Thunder – Baby Jane Dexter
  • My Foolish Heart – Nancy LaMott

Revue/Musical Production

  • A Grand Night for Singing – The Rogers and Hammerstein Revue – Greg Dawson & Steven Paul, Producers
  • Helluva Town
  • Hey, Love!

Singer / Instrumentalist

  • Bill Wright
  • Joel Silberman
  • Ricky Ritzel

Song

  • "Astaire" Ann Hampton Callaway and Lindy Robbins
  • "Do Not Turn Away" John Bucchino
  • "Inside My Body Is A Dancer" Steven Lutvak
  • "Look In My Eyes" Craig Carnelia

Special Musical Material

  • "Cocktail Party" Dick Gallagher
  • "Everyone Wants to Be Sondheim" Alan Chapman
  • "New York's Fulla Dames Can Sing" George Winter
  • "The Army Song" Rick Crom

Technical Director

  • Matt Berman
  • Michael Barbieri
  • Shawn Moninger

Variety Production

  • Collette Black's All Stars
  • Jamie deRoy and Friends
  • The Charles Busch Revue
  • The Duplex Stars of Tomorrow

Vocal Group

  • Betty
  • JQ and the Bandits
  • The Tonics
  • Wise Guys