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St. Luke's Theatre
Between 8th and 9th Avenues 308 West 46th Street New York, NY 10036
212-239-6200
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 9 members
Review from Diana gordon
23 events 16 reviews

The play was awesome. I loved the interacting with the audience. Bessie "Boys" was also awesome. I really enjoyed the play and would go see it again.

reviewed Aug 03 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Lisa E. Davis
17 events 9 reviews

This is a great show, with a tremendous voice and musicians re-creating some of the great songs from Bessie Smith's repertory. You will smile, laugh, clap your hands, stomp your feet, and be transported by performers who give 150% every minute of...continued

reviewed Jul 19 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from xxxxx
21 events 3 reviews

Delightful! High caliber musicians...

reviewed Nov 21 2011 report as inappropriate
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“Run, don’t walk, to the current production of The Devil’s Music: The Life and Blues of Bessie Smith. The riveting and incandescent Miche Braden is the lead in director Joe Brancato‘s new staging about one of the great divas of the 1920s.” –Newstimes.com

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The incandescent Miche Braden plays iconic blues singer Bessie Smith and performs thrilling renditions of 15 songs associated with one of America’s great divas.

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