Bessie, Billie and Nina: Pioneering Women in Jazz
February 25, 2022 @ 7:00pm
Powerfully and playfully blazing new trails in both their music and activism, Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, and Nina Simone became three of the twentieth century’s most influential vocalists. Charenée Wade, Camille Thurman, and Tahira Clayton (backed by an all-female band) celebrate the lasting legacies of these iconic artists with performances of some of their classic songs. $35-$58/ticket.