Uptown/Downtown Leslie Uggams - Apollo Theater
Price: $50; $30 for Harlem residents only, at box office
253 W. 125th St. - 212-531-5337
New York, NY 10027
Description: The Apollo continues its annual celebration of Broadway with an intimate cabaret style performance by legend and Tony Award winner, Leslie Uggams of her one-woman autobiographical musical Uptown/Downtown on the Apollo Soundstage. This magical evening charts her historic career from Harlem to Broadway and everywhere in between. Directed by Michael Bush, Uptown/Downtown also includes Ms. Uggams' swinging pop-jazz quintet, led by conductor, Don Rebic with Steve Bargonetti-guitar, Dan Block-woodwinds, Ray Kilday-bass, and Buddy Williams -drums. Produced by Grahame Pratt.