Tony-winner and Grammy nominee Lena Hall returns to Café Carlyle with an all-new show, The Art Of The Audition: From Falling Apart to Nailing The Part, March 13-17. Experience the ups and downs of a Broadway life through reenactments of Lena Hall’s most unforgettable—and regrettable—musical theater auditions. From epic fails to career-defining “Nailed it!” moments. Featuring songs from Wicked, Cats, Sweeney Todd, Les Miserables, Phantom of the Opera, Rent and more. Accompanied by the incredible Brian Nash.
For parties of seven or more people, please contact the Cafe Carlyle directly at +1 212 744 1600
Café Carlyle Frequently Asked Questions
Originally opened in 1955, the Café Carlyle is a legendary cabaret venue with seating for up to 88 people, offering guests a quintessential New York experience unlike any other. The intimate setting of the Café allows both artist and audience to engage with one another, lending a feeling of a private performance rather than a concert.
Is there a food & beverage minimum?
Yes. For guests enjoying the 8:45 p.m. performance, there is a $75 food and beverage minimum per person.
What times are available for dinner?
Dinner is served prior to all 8:45 p.m. performances with seatings offered at 6:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
For 10:45 p.m. performances, there is an optional dinner menu available.
What time should I arrive for a performance?
For 8:45 p.m. performances, guests are asked to arrive at the time of their appointed dinner seating. (6:30 p.m., 7:00 p.m. or 7:30 p.m.)
For 10:45 p.m. performances, guests are asked to arrive 20-30 minutes prior to the show.
When does the show start? When does it end?
Shows begin at 8:45 p.m. (late shows at 10:45 p.m.) and typically last 70-90 minutes depending on the artist.
What is the cancellation policy?
For tickets reserved through Ticketweb, please contact TicketWeb customer service directly at email@example.com or at +1 866 777 8932. A customer service representative is available Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. EST, Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. EST and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST.
What is the dress code?
Chic attire. Gentlemen are required to wear jackets.