January 27 - March 5, 2023
Music By Duke Ellington
Book By Donald McKayle
Directed & Choreographed Christopher Page-Sanders
Playing in the Nickelson Auditorium
The musical legacy of The Duke is celebrated in this stylish and brassy retrospective, which has taken audiences and critics by storm throughout the world. Act I takes us from Ellington's early days at The Cotton Club through his widening acceptance abroad, while Act II explores the private man as captured in his music. It's a high-stepping salute inspired by the glamorous nightlife and sensuous highlife of a man who lived to love.
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