1 Westcott Street
Houston, TX 77007
7:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens and The Music Box Theater present The Great American Songbook Cabaret, Sunday, October 13, 7:30pm-9:30pm.Enjoy an enchanting night of music in Bayou Bend's Diana Garden. The incomparable performers of the Music Box Theater present a lighthearted romp through some of the most important and influential songs of the 20th century. Take a nostalgic journey through American music from the 1920s to 1950s. Listen to memorable standards and celebrate composers such as Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, and Cole Porter.Gates open at 6:45 p.m. Performance begins at 7:30 p.m.Performance and seating in a floored tent (similar to the one pictured above). Admission includes a visit to the central hall of the mansion before the show. Beverages will be available for purchase. No outside food or drink permitted.