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Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill at Trustus Theatre

Presented by Trustus Theatre at Trustus Theatre, Columbia SC

Jun 04 - 20 2021
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill at Trustus Theatre

This 90-minute long musical brings audiences into the room with jazz legend Billie Holiday as she performs one of her last concerts.

BY LANIE ROBERTSON
STARRING KATRINA GARVIN AS BILLIE HOLIDAY
DIRECTED BY JOCELYN SANDERS
The time is 1959, in a smoky bar in Philadelphia. The audience is about to witness one of Billie Holiday’s last performances, given four months before her death. More than a dozen musical numbers — including “What a Moonlight Can Do,” “Crazy He Calls Me,” “Easy Living,” Strange Fruit,” “Taint Nobody’s Biz-ness If I Do,” and “God Bless the Child” — are interlaced with salty,

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ADMISSION INFO

Due to COVID-19 safety guidelines, seating will be limited to 66 seats each night, with space between each household.

Tickets are $35 general admission, or $30 for military, senior, and students (with proof of ID).

Contact: 8032549732

Email: boxoffice@trustus.org

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  • This June, Lady Day takes the stage for the final time. Tickets on sale now at https://trustus.org/event/lady-day-at...

    Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill
    by Lanie Robertson

    Featuring Katrina Garvin as Billie Holiday
    Directed by Jocelyn Sanders
    Footage by Daniel Machado
    Edited by Abigail McNeely

LOCATION

Trustus Theatre

520 Lady Street, Columbia, SC 29201

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