WHAT: Maurice Hines is Tappin’ Thru Life
WHERE: Arena Stage
WHEN: November 15-December 29, 2013
Tap dancing greats, Broadway’s Maurice Hines and Southwest DC’s Manzari Brothers, add another page to the history of American tap dance in this incredible production coming to Arena Stage in November.
The show celebrates Hines’ brother Gregory and the singers, such as Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Nat ‘King’ Cole, Judy Garland, and Lena Horne, who inspired them. The Diva Orchestra, an all-female nine-piece big band, joins in the fun.
Hines has said that his wonderful mother once told him and his brother Gregory that no matter what they did on stage, always do it with class and make sure the audiences leave saying WOW! I HAD A GREAT TIME, BABY.
Maurice Hines is Tappin’ Thru Life sounds like just the ticket for that!
Southwest night at Arena Stage for Maurice Hines is Tappin’ Thru Life will be Friday, November 29th, at 2:00pm.
SWDC residents may buy discounted tickets for specially designated performances of each production. Tickets are $35 for musicals and $25 for non-musicals, plus fees. Proof of Southwest DC residency or employment for each member of the party must be presented at the time of purchase. Tickets are limited to four per person and are based on availability. Sales Office at 1101 6th St SW.
By: Sheila Wickouski

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