CATbaret: A Celebrity Musical Celebration of the Alluring Feline, a benefit for the nonprofit feral cat–socialization shelter Kitty Bungalow Charm School for Wayward Cats. This year's cast includes Fred Willard, Nicole Sullivan, Elaine Hendrix, Nikki Hahn, Steve-O, Mo Collins, Tim Russ, Mindy Sterling, Charlotte Ross and dancer Benji Schwimmer. The biggest star, though, will be Nora the Cat, who will yowl a self-composed (!) song with a live jazz combo.
With their deadpan expressions and serene indifference to such human concepts as irony and hipness, cats are not easily amused. But that's not going to stop a small constellation of comedians, actors, musicians and choreographers from gathering for the sixth annual