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She recounts the time she was performing with musician artie shaw in an allwhite club and was refused the use of the allwhite womans bathroom so she pissed on the floor. Lady day at emersons bar and grill tickets seatgeek. The show is playing at the wyndhams theatre until 9 september 2017. Its 1959 in a seedy bar in philadelphia, and billie holiday is giving one of her last performances interlaced with salty, often humorous, reminiscences to project a riveting portrait of the lady and her music 4 months before her death. It is set at a smoky little rundown club in south philadelphia, a setting that is meant to echo billies own brokendown condition.

Sixtime tony award winner audra mcdonald makes her west end debut as legendary jazz icon, billie holiday. Lady day at emersons bar and grill is a play with music by lanie robertson, recounting some events in the life of billie holiday. It s 1959 in a seedy bar in philadelphia, and billie holiday is giving one of her last performances interlaced with salty, often humorous, reminiscences to project a riveting portrait of the lady and her music 4 months before her death. Emersons tavern, located at 15th and bainbridge streets, was listed in the negro motorist travel guide.

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