Bekie_MenzieA three-time winner of Chicago’s AFTER DARK “Outstanding Cabaret Artist” award and the 2010 CCP Gold Coast Award for continued cabaret excellence,  Beckie has appeared at some of the nations top stages including the legendary Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Town Hall in New York , Chicago's Auditorium Theatre and Park West, and has been a featured artist at numerous Mabel Mercer Foundation’s Cabaret Conventions, as well as the ASCAP & Chicago Humanities Festival  concerts. Beckie was featured in Michael Feinstein’s “Now & Then” Series at Carnegie Hall in an event showcasing the songs of Irving Berlin, as well as her own original compositions. This spring she heads off to NYC to Musical Direct the cabaret debut of television celebrity Edie in her show with Stephen Wallem.  Beckie performs regularly with singing partner Tom Michael  and they have performed at many arts series across the Country as well as headlining on the Radisson Seven Seas cruise line sailing from Hong Kong To Vietnam.  In addition to performing, Beckie teaches classes for Northwestern University’s Musical Theatre Department.