Events for May 28, 2017
Dynamic Theatrical Vocals
Nina Simone’s velvet voice was unafraid to sing lyrics that cut right to the truth. From the iconic “I Put a Spell on You” to “Feelin’ Good” to the protest songs “Four Women” and "Mississippi Goddam," her music was a personal and political exploration branded in the kiln of the Civil Rights Movement.
"It starts with her eyes, transparent and luminous windows to her emotions. Whether with a baleful stare, or a mask of aching...