Cheryl Ann Allen Will Star in Pair of Shows in the Upcoming Months in NYC

by BWW News Desk Cheryl Ann Allen will star in two shows this November and December. On November 12 at 3PM she will bring back her beloved one woman tribute Sophie Tucker In Person at [...]

Myra Chanin

The Great Sophie Tucker Returns Almost in Person! October 4, 2015 By Myra Chanin The Great Sophie Tucker may have gone to her reward 50 years ago but she was certainly alive and kickin’ at [...]

Robert Windeler

Bearing an uncanny physical resemblance to her zaftig and otherwise larger-than-life subject, Cheryl Ann Allen, in her current show at Don’t Tell Mama, nearly lives up to the title “Sophie Tucker in Person.” Not only [...]

David Noh

I was utterly delighted by Cheryl Ann Allen’s “Sophie Tucker In Person” at the Players Theater on October 23. Written and directed by Ian Finkel, son of the beloved veteran actor Fyvush, Allen richly captured [...]

Steve Ross

"I thought the show was absolutely marvelous. All the more powerful with your extraordinary pianist as the orchestra. Man he SOITENLY has that full, take-no-prisoners style down pat. But the main attraction was you, my [...]

Elizabeth Ahlfors

Sophie Tucker’s theme song, “Some of These Days,” by Shelton Brooks, is one of the milestones the legendary performer credited to her best friend, Mollie Elkins, her African American maid. After being coerced into listening [...]

My mother loved music

By Elli – The King Of Broadway My mother loved music, so our house was always filled with music. As a pre-teen, I remember coming home from school and upon entering the house, hearing something [...]

Howe’s Brooklyn Legendary Show Biz Star Comes Back To Life Via Finkels

Native sons and daughters of Brooklyn who have moved up and out to fame and fortune in the entertainment industry are legendary. Think Barbra Streisand, Danny Kaye, Mary Tyler Moore and the Neils (Diamond and [...]

Ted Merwin

Ted Merwin Special To The Jewish Week Cheryl Ann Allen portrays Sophie Tucker in one-night revue. She broke taboos by publicly celebrating her body at a time when women were expected to be quiet and [...]

Richard Z. Chesnoff

Richard Z. Chesnoff Veteran of more than 40 years of global news work Sophie Tucker's Alive & Well She was "The Last of the Red Hot Mammas" and the first to dare sing risque songs [...]

Broadway World

Broadway World Cheryl Ann Allen will return to the stage with a new show entitled I'm A New Yorker written and directed by Ian Finkel. I'm A New Yorker will debut at Don't Tell [...]