Who doesn’t love Cabaret?
Set in Pre-War Berlin and released over 40 years ago, the film focuses on nightlife at the seedy Kit Kat Club. Here we find the two unforgettable performers Fraulein Sally Bowles (played by Liza Minelli in the film version) and the Master of Ceremonies (played by Joel Grey).
The romantic plot of the film revolves around Sally’s relationship with an American writer named Cliff Bradshaw, played by an amazingly attractive Michael York, and this song is clearly about him.
There is something very naive and hopeful about this song, which is why I couldn’t resist dressing up in babydoll white lingerie, complete with sheer parasol, for my performance of “Maybe This Time”: