Calendar: On Tour, On Stage

(updated 6/12/2017)

Claudia's SongShop (workshop in song interpretation) continues most Tuesday evenings at DePaul School of Music; occasional Saturdays in Hyde Park, and monthly sessions in Metro Detroit. Learn more at

SUNDAY, JULY 16, 2017
in Metro Cleveland
featuring Claudia Hommel's trio of pianist Stefan Kukurugya, accordionist and clarinetist Walt Mahovlich, bassist Adam Tully

——2 PM at Shaker Heights Country Club
Maison Française de Cleveland celebrates Bastille Day with a matinee special for members and family only.

——6 PM at Nighttown Club in Cleveland Heights
12387 Cedar Road Cleveland, OH 44106
Our two-hour dinner show continues the celebration for the public at large. Call to reserve at 216-795-0550. Email:

SUNDAY, JULY 23, 2017
6:30 PM to 9 PM
PianoForte Chicago
1335 S. Michigan Avenue in Chicago. Doors open at 6 PM.

Gala concert for the Chicago Paris Cabaret connexion featuring Lynne Jordan, Kat Victoria, Elizabeth Doyle, Claudia Hommel. Guests: Ava Logan, Barb Smith, Cynthia Clarey, Natalja Aicardi, Ty Cooper.
This gala concert is to support the Chicago delegation of cabaret performers going to Paris in September. Learn more about the conference and join us! Thank you for reserving your place in advance! Click here to RSVP.

2 pm to 4 pm
Downtown Oak Park (Illinois)
Art dans la Rue

Claudia Hommel and accordionist Patricia Spaeth invite you to dance and sing along.
Marion Street just south of Lake Street—here's to fine weather!

2 pm to 3 pm
All Seasons of West Bloomfield, Michigan
5600 Drake Road, 48322
Paris When It Sizzles with Stefan Kukurugya and Claudia Hommel. For residents and the first 10 guests who reserve by August 9. Email Tamara at or call the Concierge at 248-661-0200.

Fourth Presbyterian Church
112 E. Chestnut in Chicago
Claudia and accordionist Patricia Spaeth celebrate Paris When It Sizzles at this return engagement for the lunchtime crowd at the Fourth Prez Courtyard concert. Free and open to the public. Come early for a good seat!

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SEPTEMBER 15-17, 2017
Chicago Paris Cabaret Connexion in PARIS
Advancing Together the Art of Cabaret

    SEPTEMBER 15-17, 2017:
    Delegation of Chicago cabaret artists joins colleagues from France to meet and “jam” at the historic Cabaret Lapin Agile, dine together nearby, then return to see the late night show.
    Song Interpretation master class of US and French singers, led by grande dame of cabaret Marie-Thérèse ORAIN, Nathalie JOLY, Claudia HOMMEL, Elizabeth DOYLE and Kat VICTORIA; open to professional singers and advanced amateurs, auditors of any age.
    Illustrated lecture by author of La chanson de proximité , Michel Trihoreau reviews history and current state of cabaret in France.
    Master class continues. Our discussion will be joined by Christian Stalla (former cabaret performer and current editor of the Cabaret Collection for Editions l'Harmattan). Concluding with a public concert by all participants (venue to be announced).
Sign up now at
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All Seasons of Birmingham, Michigan.
111 Elm Street, 48009
Stefan Kukurugya and Claudia Hommel are spotlight artists for the All Seasons one-hour concerts. For residents and the first 10 guests who reserve by emailing Claudia at or 773-509-9360 by September 27.


  • October 1, 2017: Chicago Cabaret Professionals annual gala includes special recognition award to SongShop at the Park West
  • October 6, 2017: Mount Prospect Library's annual festival celebrates France
  • October 30, 2017: Dinner show at Fox Run in Novi, Michigan
  • November 27, 2017: Infant Welfare Society of Chicago

  • Early Fall, 2018: Chicago Paris Cabaret Connexion comes to Chicago
  • October 27, 2018: Carnegie Library of Kewaunee gala festival celebrates France