May 4, 2013 and May 11, 2013 – 8:00 p.m. on both days
It’s Lady Day at Emerson Bar and Grill Pistarckle Theater in St. Thomas. This is a ‘bio-drama musical’ which truthfully tells the story of Billie Holiday’s tragic life. This is a unique theater piece, part nightclub act and also part play.
Denise Hummer, one of St. Thomas’ popular jazz singers, will be reprising her role as Billie Holiday. Denise Hummer is thrilled to have the opportunity to portray this great artist through stage and song, as she has done before. Lady Day show will not only include songs previously performed last year, but also include an additional song and expanded musical accompaniment. For more information visit: www.pistarckletheater.com
May 18, 2013 – 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival at Tillett Gardens in St. Thomas. ARTS ALIVE presents Art in the Garden, Arts and Crafts Festival. It’s going to be a fun filled day with great opportunities for shopping and looking at the many, many arts and crafts.
Everyone should come and see the work of local artists, listen to the sounds of our wonderful local musicians, and get involved in art. Tillett Gardens is located across from Four Winds Plaza. Call (340) 776-8566 if you would like more information or had any questions.
May 18. 2013 – 8:00 p.m.
Rhythm and Passion at the Reichhold Center in St. Thomas. Get ready to go on a mystical journey to discover the people, the stories and the drama behind the salsa, tango and gaucho. An international cast of singers and musicians perform before a backdrop of exquisite scenery depicting the origins of the tango in the seedy bars of 1920s Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Revel in the joy and exhilaration of salsa dancing in the streets. Delight in the antics of the Argentine cowboy ‘the Gaucho’ and the dramatic storytelling of his art. Filled with the pulsing rhythms of salsa and tango, Rhythm and Passion brings audiences to their feet. For more information visit: www.reichholdcenter.com or call (340) 693-1559 for more information or any questions you need answered.