No wonder local actor Leonard Barrett Jr. chose to emulate Cole for his new cabaret show, Unforgettable: The Songs of Nat "King" Cole, Mathis, Marvin and More, a revue of Cole classics spiked with cool numbers by other vocalists inspired by the singer. Barrett will croon tonight beginning at 8 p.m.; the show will continue on Friday nights through March at Lannie's Clocktower Cabaret, 1601 Arapahoe Street in the D&F Tower. Get tickets, $25, at www.lannies.com or call 303-293-0075.
Fridays, 8 p.m. Starts: Jan. 13. Continues through March 30, 2012