First Lady of Song: Alexis J Roston sings Ella Fitzgerald

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Presented by Artists Lounge Live
Starring Alexis J Roston

Award-winner Alexis J Roston salutes America's favorite jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald. Roston is known for her mesmerizing star turn as Billie Holiday in multiple productions of Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill, earning Chicago's Jeff Award and Black Theatre Alliance Award. In a spellbinding concert performance, Roston effortlessly emits the sultry swing and playful joy that made Ella an American treasure. Classic tunes include "Summertime," "The Lady Is a Tramp," and "It Don’t Mean a Thing If It Ain’t Got That Swing.” Presented by Artists Lounge Live.

“Inherently Uplifting” – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Approximate Running Time: 90 minutes plus intermission
Recommended Age: 10 and up

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