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What is Cafe Wha (The Club) Vs Cafe Wha Entertainment?

Cafe Wha? is the iconic club founded in 1959 by Manny Roth began as a Greenwich Village coffee house. It has a rich history of hosting legendary talents like Little Richard, Joan Rivers, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, and Bruce Springsteen. Today, Cafe Wha? thrives as a landmark in NYC’s music scene, hosting a variety of artists.

Cafe Wha Entertainment is The Club’s sister company offering a diverse range of services, including live bands, DJs, weddings, corporate, and immersive entertainment experiences. Collaborating with clients, Cafe Wha Entertainment strives to customize performances and emerge as a premier choice for events and music.

What types of events do you typically cater to?

Cafe Wha Entertainment has experience in a wide range of events, including weddings, corporate gatherings, private parties, and more. Our versatile musicians can adapt to the unique atmosphere and requirements of your specific event.

Do you take musical requests?

Absolutely! At Cafe Wha Entertainment, we tailor each party to your preferences. We’re more than happy to fulfill musical requests in advance, and if there’s a particular song we don’t know, we’ll learn it just for your event!

What do the musicians wear?

Our male musicians don traditional black tie attire, while female musicians and vocalists grace the stage in elegant long black evening wear. For afternoon affairs, you can even request short cocktail dresses. Alternatively, clients have the option to choose non-traditional attire for the band, allowing you to customize the visual experience.

Do you provide music for wedding ceremonies or cocktail receptions?

Absolutely, we’ve got you covered! Our talented musicians can play classical music for wedding ceremonies and set the perfect tone with background jazz during cocktail hours. Additionally, we offer an array of classical string and woodwind ensembles, including violins, saxophones, and more, to enhance your special moments.

Will the band travel out of town?

Yes, indeed! While our home base is in NYC and the tri-state area, Cafe Wha Entertainment has taken the stage all across the country and around the world, from LA to England, Russia, and beyond. Contact one of our event specialists to discuss the logistics of bringing our music to your specific location.

Can you provide specialty, religious, or ethnic musicians?

Absolutely, it’s what we do! We’re experienced in catering to a diverse range of musical needs, including specialty, religious, or ethnic preferences. Let us know your specific requirements, and we’ll curate the perfect musical ensemble for your event.

Are you fully insured?

Yes, your peace of mind is our priority. Cafe Wha Entertainment is fully insured with the requisite public liability coverage for both public and private venues. Our standard policy includes one million dollars in public liability insurance, ensuring a secure and worry-free performance for your event.

What sets Cafe Wha Entertainment apart from other musical options?

Our commitment to perfection, versatility, and the ability to customize each performance sets us apart. With Cafe Wha Entertainment, you’re not just getting a band; you’re getting an immersive and tailor-made musical experience that reflects your vision and creates lasting memories.

We are the only Entertainment Company whose bands consistently perform on weekdays throughout the year via our sister clubs, Cafe Wha and Groove.

If you want to see any of our bands perform live, please reach out to us through our Contact Us Page, and we’ll schedule a time for you to come down.

Unforgettable Entertainment

and a dance floor no one can walk away from.

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