After Midnight Guest Artist Vanessa Williams Performs "Stormy Weather"
Broadway's After Midnight features 17 world-class musicians and an ensemble of 25 vocalists and dancers performing the music of jazz composers including Duke Ellington, Jimmy McHugh and Dorothy Fields and Harold Arlen set against a narrative of Langston Hughes poetry. Here, guest performer Vanessa Williams
sings Harold Arlen and Ted Koehler's "Stormy Weather." Williams performs through May 11. Fantasia is scheduled to return to the show as a guest performer starting May 13. Warren Carlyle directs and choreographs the show at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.
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Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.