LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILL
LADY DAY AT EMERSON’S BAR & GRILL will feature 14 of Billie Holiday’s hits including “When A Woman Loves A Man,” “God Bless the Child,” “What a Little Moonlight Can Do,” “Easy Livin’,” “Strange Fruit,” among others.
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Ebony Repertory Theatre presents the critically-acclaimed play LADY DAY AT EMERSON’S BAR & GRILL by Lanie Robertson. Director and actor Wren T. Brown directs the production for the Los Angeles award-winning theatre company. This drama with music examines and explores the life of the legendary Billie Holiday during one of her final performances in Philadelphia, in March 1959, four months shy of her death, at the age of 44. Karole Foreman (Fences at International City Theatre) will star in the title role along with music director Stephan Terry (NAACP Award-winner for Recorded in Hollywood at the Kirk Douglas Theatre). Performances are held at the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center (4718 West Washington Boulevard) in Los Angeles.