It's probably pretty telling that when I was six, I owned Cabaret soundtracks for both the Original Broadway Cast as well as the movie with Liza and I could (from start to finish) sing (and dance) each in its entirety... Cabaret - Life is a Cabaret
Cabaret (1972) directed by Bob Fosse and starring Liza Minnelli, Michael York and Joel Grey. "A female girlie club entertainer in Weimar Republic era Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises to power around them."
Willkommen, bienvenue, welcome to the news that Joel Grey is gay! At 82, the "Cabaret" master of ceremonies has come out of the dressing room and declared himself master of his destiny. This fact of his life was no secret to his closest friends; daughter Jennifer ("Dirty Dancing") is supportive of his decision to declare who and what he is.
"I'm going to be a great film star! That is, if booze and sex don't get me first." Cabaret (1972) A female girlie club entertainer in Weimar Republic era Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises to power around them. Director: Bob Fosse. Stars: Liza Minnelli, Michael York, Helmut Griem, Joel Grey, Fritz Wepper, Marisa Berenson.
Edie Beale is steppin’ out. The recluse of Grey Gardens will leave her decrepit East Hampton mansion in January to pursue a cabaret career at New York’s Reno Sweeney, where she plans to perform two original love songs, “a little soft shoe” and some “Tea for Two". Newsweek | December, 1977