Billie! Backstage With Lady Day
Synthia L. Hardy brings legendary jazz/blues singer Billie Holiday to life in her production, now in its 10th Year, BILLIE! BACKSTAGE WITH LADY DAY, directed by Bryan Rasmussen and written by Synthia L. Hardy, with a live 4-piece band. Celebrate Jazz, History, Music and Legacy this Black History Month when the heartwarming story comes to life on stage. Live Performances, four Saturdays opening February 15, 2020 and running Saturdays, February 22 and 29 and culminating March 7, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. at The Whitefire Theatre, located at 13500 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks, California 91423.
Synthia L. Hardy stars as Billie Holiday and won an NAACP Theatre Award for Best One Person Show. The musical director, Lanny Hartley (as Piano Man), also, won an NAACP Theatre Award for Best Musical Director for this show. Other musicians include: Mark Allen Felton (aka Panther) as Lester Young, on sax; Michael Saucier as Gene Ramsey, on bass and Bobby Wilkerson as Poppa Jo Jones, on drums.
How to Register?
Tickets are $50.00 and $25.00 for the General Public. Contact Information (818) 450-9085. Tickets are available at brownpapertickets.com and goldstar.com.