Direct From Broadway Series: Sophisticated Ladies
Recently restored and remastered tapes of the 1981 Tony winning DUKE ELLINGTON’S SOPHISTICATED LADIES are now being exhibited on the big screen for the first time. The historic first live-in-performance capture of a currently running Broadway musical will be presented in remastered in 5.1 surround sound. The production features the Duke Ellington Orchestra under the direction of Mercer Ellington and a knockout cast includes Grammy-winner Phyllis Hyman and 3-time Tony-winner, Hinton Battle. An all-star score celebrates the Duke with “Take the “A” Train”, “I’m Beginning to See the Light”, “Hit Me With a Hot Note and Watch Me Bounce”, “It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)”, In a Sentimental Mood”, “Sophisticated Lady”, “Don’t Get Around Much Anymore”, “Satin Doll”, and “I Got It Bad and That Ain’t Good,” among many others.
Adult Pricing: $12
Students and Senior Pricing: $10
Lets meet at 6:30 in front of the bar
Doors Open at 6:00pm
Film Starts at 7:00pm
Street side parking is free after 6. There is also a garage across the street from the Theater.