YOU’RE INVITED! TUESDAY, JULY 15TH (DOORS OPEN AT 5 PM)
LOUIS AND ELLA! BY TRENT ARMAND KENDALL
ENJOY A 75 MINUTE CONCERT PRESENTATION WITH A STELLAR BROADWAY CAST AND BROADWAY/JAZZ MUSICIANS!
Join us for a mid-summer party full of laughter and redemption as we present a 75 minute
sneak peek performance of the brand new musical celebrating the lives and
legacies of two of the biggest icons in American popular music history.Our HOT
FIVE piece band featuring top musicians from the worlds of jazz and Broadway
will rip through a playlist of the some of the most beloved tunes of all time.
LOUIS ARMSTRONG and ELLA FITZGERALD are reunited in heaven for one magical night and the result is “too marvelous for words”!
The Cutting Room
Tuesday, July 15th
LOUIS ARMSTRONG (The Architect of Jazz) and ELLA FITZGERALD (The First Lady of Song) are reunited in heaven for one magical night!
TRENT ARMAND KENDALL as Louis (The Scottsboro Boys, The Color Purple, Smokey Joe’s Cafe’, London’s Five Guys Named Moe)
NATASHA YVETTE WILLIAMS as Ella (A Night With Janis Joplin, The Gershwin’s Porgy & Bess, The Color Purple)
LAWRENCE CLAYTON as St. Peter (Les Miserables, Jerry Springer the opera, It Ain’t Nothin’ But The Blues)
INGA BALLARD (Ragtime)
JENNIFER FOUCHE’ (Sistas the musical)
THE NEW HOT FIVE
DARRYL G. IVEY (Music Direction / piano), ELI ASHER (The Angel Gabriel / trumpet), BELDEN BULLUCK ( upright bass) DAMON DUEWHITE ( drums & percussion) SEAN NOWELL (tenor sax)