This new theatrically-staged and choreographed production is by award-winning producer Matt Davenport.
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 2010-2011 Theater Series on Sunday, February 20, 2011 at 2pm with "American Big Band".
In "American Big Band", a cast of 20 singers, dancers and musicians perform the music of Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman and other masters, taking the audience on a sentimental journey through the history of American Big Band music. Structured as a series of radio programs, the show “broadcasts” from different locations throughout the United States, including The Savoy Ballroom, The Palomar Ballroom in Hollywood, Billy Rose's Music Hall in NYC, and the Cotton Club. This new theatrically-staged and choreographed production is by award-winning producer Matt Davenport.
"American Big Band" is a presentation of Brooklyn Center’s 2010-2011 Theater Series, which also includes the new Gershwin musical "‘S Wonderful" on Sunday, March 20, 2011 at 3pm. Multibuys (any three or four performances) and Megabuys (any five or more performances) save up to 15% off individual ticket prices. Discounts are available for seniors, students, Brooklyn College faculty/staff/alumni, and groups of 15 or more.
Sunday, February 20 at 2pm
Theater: Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts
Address: Whitman Theater, 2900 Campus Road
Brooklyn, Ne 11210
Cost:$27 ($30 at door)
Buy Tickets Online or Call: Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at 718-951-4500