Favorite

Audra McDonald at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage 

Oct. 1

click to enlarge night39_audra_mcdonald.jpg

Andrew Eccles

Audra McDonald isn’t your average entertainer. The universally acclaimed actress and singer won her record-breaking sixth Tony Award for her show-stopping portrayal of Billie Holiday in the 2014 Broadway production of “Lady Day” at Emerson’s Bar and Grill. Add to that already impressive résumé two Grammy Awards and an Emmy nomination for her work as host of “Live from Lincoln Center,” and it becomes clear that she’s a once-in-a-lifetime type of talent. On Thursday, Oct. 1, McDonald comes to town for a one-night only performance of show tunes, popular standards and original pieces written especially to take advantage of her vocal abilities at the Carpenter Theatre at Richmond CenterStage. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. $11.50-$62. richmondcenterstage.com.
Favorite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

  • Re: InLight Richmond Announces 2017 Location

    • Hello all viewer online herpes has cure but doctor said herpes has no cure until…

    • on July 26, 2017
  • Re: InLight Richmond Announces 2017 Location

    • Hello all viewer online herpes has cure but doctor said herpes has no cure until…

    • on July 26, 2017
  • Re: Architecture Review: The New Maggie Walker Statue Took Awhile, but Should Become a Much-Needed Oasis

    • I agree and have been there three times already. My only criticism is there is…

    • on July 24, 2017
  • More »
  • More by Chris Bopst

    Copyright © 2017 Style Weekly
    Richmond's alternative for news, arts, culture and opinion
    All rights reserved
    Powered by Foundation