By Christine Ehren
08 Mar 2002
|Photo by Photos by Aubrey Reuben|
They give One Mo' Time time and time again. The jazzy revue stars creator Vernel Bagneris, B.J. Crosby, Rosalind Brown, Wally Dunn and Roz Ryan.
One Mo' Time, which ran Off-Broadway 1979, recreates one sultry night in 1926 at the Lyric Theatre in New Orleans, where greats like Bessie Smith and Ma Rainey wailed their sweet and blue music. In the show, Big Bertha's touring vaudeville song-and-dance act primps and bickers between numbers on stage.