Porchlight’s past revues Putting it Together, Ain’t Misbehavin’ and Sondheim on Sondheim garnered critics’ raves, audiences’ applause and Jeff Awards. Don’t miss the latest production which celebrates the genius of Duke Ellington!
A celebration of the artist many consider “the most important composer in the history of jazz,” this stylish salute to “The Duke” will transport audiences on a high-stepping, dynamic journey through the life and times of one of America’s greatest showmen. From his early days at Harlem’s legendary Cotton Club through growing successes at Carnegie Hall, on Broadway, in Hollywood and around the world, this elegant, Tony Award-nominated entertainment features a treasure trove of Ellington’s biggest hits, including "Mood Indigo,” "Take the "A" Train,” "I'm Beginning to See the Light,”, "Hit Me With a Hot Note and Watch Me Bounce,” "Perdido,” “It Don’t Mean a Thing,” "In a Sentimental Mood,” "Satin Doll” among many others.
RUN DATES :
January 24 - March 7, 2020
PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE :
Thursdays at 7:30 PM
Fridays at 8:00 PM
Saturdays at 4:00 PM and 8:00 PM
Sundays at 2:00 PM
Added weekday matinee:
Thursday, February 6 at 1:30 PM
Thursday, February 13th at 1:30 PM
Porchlight Music Theatre, performed at Ruth Page Center for the Arts
GROUP RATES :
Book Early and SAVE!
$34.50 per ticket for groups booked by June 1, 2019
$42.50 for groups of 10-24
38.50 for groups over 25
Student group price: $27