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"Pearl Bailey...By Request"
37 ratings
4.5 average rating
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28 events
18 reviews
4 stars
attended Oct 25 2008

Roz White is unbelievably terrific! We had a wonderful time. The show just flew by and it was over long before we were ready for it to end. She certainly left us wanting more!

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attended Nov 28 2009

Good show, great band. Nice interaction with audience,good story-telling and singing.

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1 stars
attended Nov 01 2008

It was a very delightful performance.

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Story Concept by Roz White

Book by Roz White and Thomas W. Jones II

Music Arrangements by William Knowles

Starring Roz White with special guest, William Hubbard

Pearl Bailey was a legendary songstress, acclaimed actress and irrepressible show business personality. This musical world premiere celebrates Pearl and her musical magic as the audience is transported to a late 1940’s nightspot by this “Ambassador of Love.”

Roz White has appeared at MetroStage in Three Sistahs, Bricktop and Two Queens One Castle. She won a Helen Hayes Award for her performance in Bessie’s Blues.

About the Ticket Supplier: MetroStage

MetroStage is the oldest professional theatre in Northern Virginia. Located in the north end of Old Town Alexandria, it is an award-winning theatre recognized for its musicals and plays. MetroStage presents original, challenging, and innovative work: work that is unpredictable and nontraditional, work that tells a compelling story and showcases remarkable talent. The 130 seat theatre presents opportunities for both the actors and the audience to experience theatre in an intimate, communal setting. MetroStage also works with playwrights and composers and is recognized for its role in the development of new plays and musicals for the stage.