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Come one and all to see the great new show Sophisticated Ladies, featuring the smooth sound of Duke Ellington! Watch the legacy of Ellington unfold on stage, and check out these 10 reasons why you need to be there!
The Genius of Duke Ellington
Sophisticated ladies use the big band music of Duke Ellington to set the mood and lend to a sparkling show!
Come hear Ellington’s songs come to life with vibrant vocals that soar through the rafters.
No Need for a Time Machine
You’ll be transported back in time, no time machine needed, to the roaring 20s with the smooth sound of big band, period correct costumes, and the pizzazz of the Prohibition Era.
The Fulton Theatre Itself
The Fulton Theatre claims to be the oldest working theatre in the country and has been bringing entertainment to people since 1852. A perfect reason to come enjoy a show.
Beautiful ballads, lively instrumentals, Sophisticated Ladies is a whirlwind of big band, swing, and vibrant vocals.
Sophisticated Ladies gives you the chance to see the Fulton’s cast at peak performance. There won’t be any disappointments with this brilliant cast and number.
On-stage Big Band
Immerse yourself in the center of Big Band! This show offers an onstage big band to fully bring to you the essence of Duke Ellington and his music.
Ellington’s Hit Songs
If you’re a huge Ellington fan, you’ll hear many of his hit songs including, “Take the ‘A’ Train, “In A Sentimental Mood,” and That Ain’t Good,” which take this classic performance to new heights.
Dancing and Music
We’ve already mentioned the music, and what goes better with a big band than dancing? This show offers exceptional dance numbers that will leave you amazed and wanting more.
The Glitz and Glam
What can be more glamorous than the music, fashion, and style of the 1920s? Come get acquainted with a very stylish big-band sound! Don’t be afraid to jazz up your own style while paying this alluring show a visit.
Get your tickets to see Sophisticated Ladies today! Show times are April 30th – May 25th at the Fulton Theatre. You won’t want to miss this!