Jeffrey Wright, Hinton Battle, Renee Elise Goldsberry Set for Robert Johnson at 100 Benefit

News   Jeffrey Wright, Hinton Battle, Renee Elise Goldsberry Set for Robert Johnson at 100 Benefit
 
Tony Award winners Jeffrey Wright (Angels in America) and Hinton Battle (Miss Saigon), as well as Renee Elise Goldsberry (Good People), will be among the performers at the Robert Johnson at 100 benefit March 6 at the Apollo Theatre.

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Directed by Joe Morton, the 8 PM concert will benefit the Blues Hall of Fame in Memphis. Steve Jordan is the musical director.

Performers for the evening will also include Reverend Steven Johnson, The Roots, Elvis Costello, Chuck D, Macy Gray, Living Colour, Taj Mahal, Bettye Lavette, Keb Mo, Shemekia Copeland, Todd Rundgren, Sam Moore, James Blood Moore, Otis Taylor, Dough Rollers, Sarah Dash, Sugar Blue and the Pedrito Martinez Group.

Robert Johnson at 100 is produced by Steve Berkowitz, Michael Dorf, Morton and Patricia Watt.

The Apollo Theatre is located at 253 West 125th Street. For more information and tickets, call (800) 745-3000 or visit Ticketmaster.com or www.RobertJohnson100.com.

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