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Boxcar Theatre Presents: Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill
May 19 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
One event on March 17, 2019 at 7:00pm
One event on May 19, 2019 at 4:00pm
One event on May 19, 2019 at 7:00pm
One event on June 16, 2019 at 4:00pm
One event on June 16, 2019 at 7:00pm
Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill gives a glimpse inside Billie Holiday’s final concert approximately four months before the singer died. This intimate evening is filled with some of the most inspiring and moving songs ever written and explores the turbulent but extraordinary life of the legendary Jazz singer as she struggles with racism, abuse and addiction. Performing iconic songs like “God Bless the Child” and “Strange Fruit,” as well as several other hits, this soulful play with music is filled with personal stories full of regret and hope.