with Marc Shaiman
Saturday, Jul 28, 2012 11:00 PM EDT
(10:00 PM Doors)
54 Below, New York, NY
Sound the trumpets - the diva is back in New York! Following a twenty year absence from the New Yorkcabaret scene, Jenifer Lewis returns to the Big Apple for seven performances only. From Broadway’s Eubie to Hairspray, television’s Jackie’s Back to Strong Medicine, and film’s What’s Love Got to Do With It, Beaches, Cars and The Princess and the Frog, Jenifer Lewis, one of Bette Midler’s most infamous Harlettes, is a force of nature whose voice is as distinctive as her take no prisoners sense of humor. And why July, you may ask? Why, it’s National Jackie Washington month, of course! And if you don’t understand that reference, look it up on Netflix! Don’t miss this spectacular homecoming - in years to come, you’ll be proud to say you were there!