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LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL

Date/Time:
Sat. Nov 11, 2017 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Location:
Studio Theatre (Reserved Seating)
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“Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill”

By Lanie Robertson
Directed by Danielle Drakes
Musical Direction by Will Lewis III
November 2–19, 2017

The time is 1959. The place is Emerson’s Bar and Grill, a seedy little jazz club in Philadelphia. The audience is about to witness one of Billie Holiday's final performances, given four months before her death. More than a dozen musical numbers including “God Bless the Child”, “My Man” and “Strange Fruit” are interlaced with salty, often humorous, reminiscences to project a riveting portrait of the lady and her music.

“Hurts and exhilarates in just the right proportions." - New York Magazine

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $40
  • Seniors (60+)/Military: $35
  • Students: $15 (Must present current student ID or course schedule) *
  • Groups: $34/person for groups of 10 or more patrons.

PLEASE NOTE: When ordering tickets by phone, please indicate if you qualify for Senior (60+ years old), Military, HCC Staff or Student Discount prior to payment. This will ensure correct pricing.

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