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Fri, Sep 22, 2017
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A Month of Sundays-Remembering Women in Jazz

Gunter Theatre

Director: Javon Johnson
Written & Produced by: Dawn Hilton-Williams

With a musical-ish whimsy, A Month of Sundays-Remembering Women in Jazz will sweep both you and our current day characters away into a lively, music-filled past to further explore the fictional commencement of women in jazz as well as to bridge a little known divide that will forever change the lives of two families.  A family-friendly play with a poignant and positive message, A Month of Sundays is a timeless tale of cultural and philanthropic significance that will leave you hopeful, reminiscent and begging for more!

With a talented array of cast ranging from local & regional actors to national celebrities E. Roger Mitchell, Maria Howell, & Nick Lewis from movies such as: The Color Purple, Flight, Selma, Anchorman 2, The Blind Side, Hunger Games: Catching Fire, What to Expect when you’re Expecting and Daddy’s Little Girls to TV & theatrical work such as: NCIS, The Walking Dead, The Shield, Army Wives, Revolution, Devious Maids, HBO/BET’s Bad Boys of Comedy, Comic View, Tyler Perry’s House of Payne, Meet the Browns, Jitney, Miss Evers Boys, A Cool Drink of Water, & Gem of the Ocean, you will enjoy yourself! 

Our singing talent boasts a talented pool of local legends from legendary local drummer Sonny Thornton to jazz stalwart like Maria Howell, our bevy of local, regional and national talent that will surely take your breath away!  

Since its’ first appearance at the National Black Theatre Festival in 2007, A Month of Sundays-Remembering Women in Jazz has been staged, read, previewed and performed to sold out or standing room only crowds from Winston Salem & Charlotte, NC to Spartanburg SC! 

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Group Tickets: $38.50 (Groups of 10+)

VIP Tickets: $65.00 (Friday and Saturday Evening)

  • Premium seating
  • Private backstage pass for a meet & greet champagne & dessert reception for the Friday and Saturday night shows.
  • Saturday only: join us for an exclusive cast meet and greet immediately after the show and a complementary glass of champagne to at Blues Boulevard Jazz Club at 300 River Street!  Our reception partner, Blues Boulevard will also provide show patrons a drink special; Buy one drink, get the next 1/2 off! 

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