Natalie Douglas' Lena Horne Tribute Show Plays Broadway at Birdland 5/17
Jim Caruso's BROADWAY AT BIRDLAND series and Seven-time Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs, Backstage Bistro and Nightlife Award Winner, Natalie Douglas, present a NATALIE DOUGLAS show "To Lena...a tribute to the Lady & her Music" MONDAY, MAY 17 @ 7:00pm at BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB 315 West 44th Street.
$25/$35 plus a $10 food/drink minimum
Tickets at instantseats.com or 212-581-3080
Seven-time MAC Award winner, including the 2008 MAC Award for Major Jazz Artist, and 2008 Nightlife Award Winner, Natalie Douglas, returns to her favorite perch with her hit new show, "To Lena...a tribute to the Lady & her Music" in the legendary nightclub of New York, Birdland Jazz Club on Monday, May 17 @ 7:00 p.m.
Living legend Lena Horne graced the world stage with her talent, beauty, dignity, sophistication & matchless interpretive skills for almost 70 years. Natalie Douglas will be joined by her Musical Director, MAC Award Winner and "Sondheim on Sondheim" Associate Conductor Mark Hartman, bassist Essiet Essiet and percussionist Joe Choroszewski as they celebrate the nightclub legacy of Lena Horne. They will be performing songs associated with the famed singer, including "As Long As I Live," "I Love To Love," "Believe in Yourself," "From This Moment On" and the classic "Stormy Weather."
Critics have called 2008 MAC Award Winner for Major Jazz Artist Natalie Douglas "extraordinary," "sensuous," "excellent," "amazing," "a star," "luminescent," "gorgeous," "heart-stopping," "sensational," "remarkable," "riveting," "life-affirming," "thrilling," "incredible," "complicated," "a monstrous talent," and finally, "like chocolate dripping on a clarinet."
Birdland is located at 315 West 44th Street, between 8th & 9th Avenues. There is a $25 cover charge (or $35 for premium seating) and a $10 food/drink minimum. Tickets can be purchased at instantseats.com or by calling 212-581-3080.
For more info, visit www.nataliedouglas.com