Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill

(Production) Produced by JAG Productions @ The Engine Room, The Grange Theatre at ArtisTree, & Main Street Landing

May 24, 2018 - June 10, 2018

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Lanie Robertson (Playwright) & Jarvis Antonio Green (Director)

Starring: Francesca Harper & Nygel Robinson

It’s 1959 and jazz legend Billie Holiday is playing a seedy bar in Philadelphia. It will be one of her last performances. As she shares stories about her stormy personal life, her battle with addiction and her ground-breaking vocal style, she also, of course, sings. Featuring a sensational score, including God Bless The Child, What a Little Moonlight Can Do and Strange Fruit, this haunting play with captivating insights of the life of one of the greatest jazz singers of all time, is not to b...

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