School-Time Performance: The Late Great Ladies of Blues and Jazz

January 15 – 18, 1991

Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description All Grades. This blockbuster off-Broadway hit returns for an unprecendented third season! The dynamic Sandra Reaves-Phillips, renowned Broadway and film actress, recently seen in the moive Lean on Me, and currently starring off-Broadway in the critically acclaimed Further Mo', presents her electrifying tribute to the ladies of blues and jazz. Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Ethel Waters, Josephine Baker, BIllie Holiday, DInah Washington, and Mahalia Jackson all come to sparkling life in this unforgettable performance.
Post-Performance Q&A for students after performances on January 15 & 16.
Identifier 1991s.01285
VenueOpera House