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Mary Lou Williams

 
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  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1945
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Ken Peplowski Quartet, City Rhythm Orchestra, and More to Play Birdland Next Week Photo Ken Peplowski Quartet, City Rhythm Orchestra, and More to Play Birdland Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 20, 2022

Birdland Jazz Club has released jazz programming at Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater running November 21 through December 4. Artists appearing at Birdland Jazz Club include the Ken Peplowski Quartet, City Rhythm Orchestra, Paloma, Kurt Elling and Danilo Perez, Paloma and Frank Perowsky Orchestra.

The Flynn Announces Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Jazz at Lincoln Center Orc Photo The Flynn Announces Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra With Wynton Marsalis
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2022

The Flynn has added two incredible shows to the season lineup this spring. On April 22 at 3 pm, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, featuring some of the greatest jazz musicians working today, comes to the Flynn. And on May 2 at 7:30 pm, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, one of the most celebrated dance companies in the country, brings their vast repertoire to the Main Stage.

Birdland Jazz Club And Birdland Theater Announce Thrilling November 2022 Lineup Photo Birdland Jazz Club And Birdland Theater Announce Thrilling November 2022 Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 21, 2022

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are open this November with a full slate of nightly performances! 

Jazz And Venezuelan Bandola Come Together For COMMON GROUND: MINI-GLOBAL MASHUPS Photo Jazz And Venezuelan Bandola Come Together For COMMON GROUND: MINI-GLOBAL MASHUPS
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 1, 2022

Flushing Town Hall's most popular series, Common Ground: Mini-Global Mashups, continues with its “Jazz Piano Meets Venezuela” concert on September 18th at 1 PM EST. 

Flushing Town Hall's Mini-Global Mashup Series Continues With JAZZ PIANO MEETS VENEZU Photo Flushing Town Hall's Mini-Global Mashup Series Continues With JAZZ PIANO MEETS VENEZUELA Concert
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2022

Flushing Town Hall's most popular series, Common Ground: Mini-Global Mashups, continues with its “Jazz Piano Meets Venezuela” concert on September 18th at 1 PM EST. 

Anne Burnell & Mark Burnell Release New Single 'Little Joe From Chicago' From New Alb Photo Anne Burnell & Mark Burnell Release New Single 'Little Joe From Chicago' From New Album
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 18, 2022

One of Chicago's most popular and acclaimed musical duos, Anne Burnell and Mark Burnell have released the fourth single, LITTLE JOE FROM CHICAGO, from their eagerly awaited album TWO FOR THE ROAD. The single is already becoming a radio favorite being featured on After Hours with Rick Kogan, on AM720 WGN, and WPNA 1490AM in Chicago.

The Kennedy Center Announces Participants of the 22nd Annual Betty Carter's JAZZ AHEA Photo The Kennedy Center Announces Participants of the 22nd Annual Betty Carter's JAZZ AHEAD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022

The Kennedy Center’s international jazz career development program announced the participants of the 22nd annual Betty Carter’s Jazz Ahead (BCJA) program. The two-week residency includes training in performance, composing, and career development.

Summer Performances By Carnegie Hall's National Youth Ensembles To Be Webcast Around  Photo Summer Performances By Carnegie Hall's National Youth Ensembles To Be Webcast Around The Globe
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2022

This summer, tour performances by Carnegie Hall's three acclaimed national youth ensembles—the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America (NYO-USA), NYO2, and NYO Jazz will be broadcast and webcast to audiences around the globe, extending their music making to a wide international audience. 

Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre to Present EXCEPTIONAL BLACK MUSES: A MUSICAL JOURNEY With Photo Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre to Present EXCEPTIONAL BLACK MUSES: A MUSICAL JOURNEY With an All-Black-Women String Quintet
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 22, 2022

Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre and the Jazz Institute of Chicago will present a two-night concert on August 20 and 21 that will celebrate the amazing artistic accomplishments and contributions of Black female musicians, composers, and bandleaders from the early 20th century to present day.

Carnegie Hall's NYO Jazz to Make First-Ever US Tour This Summer 2022 Photo Carnegie Hall's NYO Jazz to Make First-Ever US Tour This Summer 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2022

This summer, Carnegie Hall’s national youth jazz orchestra NYO Jazz—which showcases the legacy and bright future of American jazz—returns for its fifth year following performances at Carnegie Hall and successful international tours to Europe and Asia.

Mary Lou Williams Videos

VIDEO: Watch The New York Philharmonic's Young People's Concert: Mind, Body, Spirit,  Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch The New York Philharmonic's Young People's Concert: Mind, Body, Spirit, Music

by Alan Henry - Jun 4, 2021

Watch the New York Philharmonic's latest Young People Concert, titled Mind, Body, Spirit, Music.

VIDEO: Alvin Ailey's THE CALL by Ronald K. Brown Videoplay
VIDEO: Alvin Ailey's THE CALL by Ronald K. Brown

by Alan Henry - Dec 21, 2018

Ronald K. Brown's joyous mix of modern and African dance-seen previously in Grace, Open Door, and other works-fits the Ailey dancers perfectly, and his themes of spiritual awakening and redemption never fail to inspire.


Mary Lou Williams Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Mary Lou Williams been in?
Mary Lou Williams has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Mary Lou Williams been in?
Mary Lou Williams has not appeared in the West End