Salute to the Queen: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin - SOLD OUT
Directed by Nate Jacobs
September 11th - 15th, 2018 Evening: 8:00 pm
September 14th, 2018 Matinee: 2:00 pm
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe is proud to present a special celebration of the life and legacy of the Queen of Soul, featuring popular WBTT songbirds Naarai Jacobs and Teresa Stanley. The evening will showcase many of Ms. Franklin’s best-loved songs and will recognize her remarkable achievements. WBTT Founder and Artistic Director Nate Jacobs will narrate the tribute. Songs will include “Respect,” “(You Make Me Feel Like) a Natural Woman,” “Think,” “Chain of Fools” and many more. Robert Henderson will be the music director and pianist, with James E. “Jay” Dodge II on bass, Etienne “EJ” Porter on drums and Liston Gregory on auxiliary keys.