LADY DAY at Emerson's Bar & Grill
NEXT UP: Key West, Florida
The Waterfront Playhouse Feb 2020
Teaser and audience response from Portland Stage
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"An expressive vocalist who rekindles Holiday's tone and mannerisms with uncanny precision, Conyer Lee's real triumph is as an actress."
BARNSTABLE PATRIOT 2015
"Lee so closely channels the legendary songstress...she recreates a powerful one-woman show as the embodiment of Lady Day"
"Lee is dazzling. She doesn't imitate Holiday, but evokes her languid timing..."
PROVINCETOWN BANNER 2015
"Lee nails the role of Billie Holiday"
"Lee does such an amazing job...that I became unaware of the entire event being scripted"
Sizzle reel from Capital City Theatre
BOSTON GLOBE 2015
"Lee is great at capturing Holiday's self-willed, if shaky, confidence..."
Lanie Robertson (Playwright)
Kevin R. Free (Director)
Stephen Nachamie (Director)
J. Barry Lewis (Director)
Brian Whitted (Musical Dir)
Kenney M. Green (Musical Dir)
Bill Hayes (Producer)
Jeffry George (Producer)
Andrew Abrams (Producer)
Anita Stewart (Producer)
"...the bond [Lee} has developed with this character is profound."
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Rehearsal video with musical director Kenney M. Green