Women in Jazz presents
A Night at the
Celebrating 100 Years of
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Voiced over by Jabari Warfield
Background: Women in Jazz
gives tribute to the great performers of the New York City nightclub Café
Society (“the wrong place for the Right people”) 1939-1948 as they celebrate the
100th birthday of the legendary Billie Holiday. Many great jazz artists
performed there, including Billie Holiday, Dinah Washington, Sarah Vaughn, Big
Joe Turner, Lester Young and more.
Women in jazz will feature talented vocalists and musicians to
recreate the Café Society experience, including Pamela Hart, Courtney Santana,
Jacqui Cross, Pete Rodriguez, and Charmin Murphy. Accompanied by:
Dr James Polk, Vince Wiley, Mike Stevens, and Kevin Scott.
Date/Time: Sunday, April 19., 2015;
Showtime at 7:00 pm, doors open at 6:30 pm
Location: The One World Theatre, 7701 Bee Cave
Road, Austin, TX
Directions to the One World theatre
Tickets: Tickets are $20, $30
and $35 available at the One World Theatre Box Office at 888-616-0522 or online
Information: For more
information, visit www.womeninjazz.org. This project is supported in part by the
Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.
Sponsors: City of Austin
Cultural Arts Division; McDonald's; IBM; Woman Magazine; Black Car Service;
Austin Cab Company; Soulciti.com; HartBeat Productions, LLC.
Contributions from private donors. Thank you for helping Women
in Jazz make this happen!
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