Black Theatre Troupe presents Blues In The Night, directed by David Hemphill, September 13-29 at Helen K. Mason Performing Arts Center, 1333 East Washington St., Phoenix. Vous pouvez modifier vos choix à tout moment dans vos paramètres de vie privée. About all the things you used to do Dates: September 13 – September 29, 2019 Subscribe to our newsletter to receive a weekly digest of the latest and greatest from Downtown Phoenix Journal! But in reality to whom does the stuff belong From world-class restaurants and museums to events to plan your day around, the Downtown Phoenix Journal is your guide as you Explore Your Core. You're not alone There's no doubt Your gift Isn't futile to be If we'll be united We're stronger together We always have the high hope Not all for one but one for all Don't worry 'bout a thing We'll reach out to you Even if it's a harder way It's plain to see the reason why Oh, that's all because of the mighty heart Remember it's just natural that … Match These Taylor Swift Songs to Her Ex-Boyfriends, NEW SONG: Shawn Mendes - "Wonder" - LYRICS, HOT SONG: BLACKPINK â "Lovesick Girls" - LYRICS. Informations sur votre appareil et sur votre connexion Internet, y compris votre adresse IP, Navigation et recherche lors de l’utilisation des sites Web et applications Verizon Media. What I will tell To buy tickets for Blues In The Night, go to bit.ly/2Z28rlQ or call (602) 258-8129. I know deep down that Whether it’s community news, food, shopping or sports, let the Downtown Phoenix Journal be your guide to an urban lifestyle. Nancy Taylor and Rico Burton. Downtown Phoenix Journal is powered by Urban Affair. What you've done All rise, all rise I need your help Four all the times you've been - faking Where all them folks goin to the st. Louis cemetary meet. I'm gonna tell it to your face Four all the times you've been faking Set in an appropriately seedy hotel, “that used to be a lot nicer,” said Hemphill, the set and the cast’s period costumes harken back to late-1930s Chicago. And nobody you can call, I just can't wait Last.fm Music | Copyright © 2020 CBS Interactive Inc. / All rights reserved. All rise Want to stay up to date on the latest happenings and trends in Downtown Phoenix? Happened just the other day, I must confess All rise, all rise Cause I've had about enough Now, nearly 40 years since its original productions, Blues In The Night seems as timeless as the 26 scorching songs it uses to tell what were once described as the “sweet, sexy and sorrowful” stories of three women and their tumultuous relationships with a low-down, lyin’ and cheatin’, dirty-dog of a man. What you say Now the case is open wide That's how I love the blues." You don't want me to react buy track. If you go. Down that mississippi. And you guessed it, that man done them wrong. “It’s become more relevant and more resonant because we’re living in a time when people are raising their voices, not being afraid to tell their stories, to speak the truth,” Epps said in a 2017 interview. And if you thought you had me fooled Leavin all my options open Blues In The Night Conceived by Sheldon Epps Dates: September 13 – September 29, 2019 Location: Helen K. Mason Performing Arts Center, 1333 E Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85034 Tickets: $41 at blacktheatretroupe.org The power of the music, says Sheldon Epps, who conceived and directed the show’s original productions, is that the stories told by the three women are still relevant. When you're gone, One for the money and the free rides it's I'm telling you objection overruled, So step back But don’t worry, the ladies of Blues In The Night bounce back stronger than ever and inspired to sing all about their troubles on the road from pain and misery to sweet justice. Two for the lie that you denied Cos you don't know this cat To preach my order But the jury will decide, Baby I swear I'll tell the truth To keep things moving, Hemphill’s also sprinkled a couple of dancers in the mix (Alexander Patrick and “Alicia”). You find that your stuff is gone All rise, all rise To buy tickets for Blues In The Night, go to bit.ly/2Z28rlQ or call (602) 258-8129. Patrick’s the choreographer. The decision of the jury has not been spoken Downtown Phoenix Journal - all rights reserved. Two for the lie that you denied In case you’re wondering, the musical’s title comes from the song Blues In The Night, with music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by Johnny Mercer, released in 1941, the same year the Rialto Theatre opened on Broadway. Sheldon Epps’ Tony-nominated musical, Blues In The Night, premiered at the Rialto Theatre on Broadway in 1982. Step in my house The pain that left me crippled refined me like a chisel You find me in the middle of war and peace Just trying to ease my mental exploring beats Real rhymes for real times, “Sweetest Gift” like Sade And my name mean it’s a classic like Watanabe Never that hard to find me... a rider for the people "Do-or-dier", Suitland sire born to rise above the evil Walk thru fire if I need to, to get to higher ground I am … About all the things you used to do They call it basin street. The musical’s narrative revolves around four main characters, three woman and a man: The Lady from the Road (Rico Burton), The Woman of the World (Nancy Taylor), The Girl With a Date (Shermaine King), and The Man in the Saloon (Pierre Brookins). Come along with me on, down to new orleans. It’s a truth found in the lyrics of songs like When A Woman Loves A Man (lyrics by Johnny Mercer, music by Bernie Hanighen and Gordon Jenkins), and in the highlight of the show, Wasted Life Blues, lyrics and music by the inimitable Bessie Smith. HOT SONG: Jennifer Lopez & Maluma – "Pa Ti" - LYRICS; One for the money and the free rides it's Two for the lie that you denied All rise, all rise Three for the calls you've been - making it's Four all the times you've been - faking All rise I'm gonna tell it to your face All rise I rest my case. Three for the calls you've been making it's Gotta make this here thing stop, Baby I swear I'll tell the truth “There’s an audience for the blues in Phoenix,” he said, “and we hope to tap into that.”. Why waste words with so many great songs to choose from, including blues classics by the likes of Bessie Smith, Alberta Hunter, Harold Arlen, Jimmy Cox, Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer and more. The show’s finale features all four characters singing I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues, music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by Ted Koehler. All Rise, I rest my case. Might+U (UA Class of 2020 Edition) 03:37. lyrics. "Like a fish loves the ocean, like a union collector his dues; like each bride with a wedding cake, would like to take a cruise. Five years after its hit debut, Blues In The Night traveled overseas to wow audiences at London’s West End. 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