Tony and Grammy Award-winning actress Jennifer Holliday returns to the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, October 9, 2021, 7:30 pm, as among the first few artists to perform before an audience at the Bram Goldsmith Theater since COVID-19-forced a shutdown in 2020. READ the Review HERE (or visit our Reviews Page).
Holliday, whose iconic portrayal of Effie White in the 1981 smash hit “Dreamgirls” garnered a GRAMMY® Award and a coveted Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical, presents a joyous performance to celebrate the hit Broadway show’s 40th anniversary, as well as Holliday’s birthday month. Accompanied by a sextet of local musicians, Holliday performs a selection of Broadway show tunes and jazz standards as well as some of her own favorite songs.
“Jennifer Holliday, one of the world’s most talented performers, is a Broadway legend,” says The Wallis’ Artistic Director, Paul Crewes, “and we are happy to feature her dynamic performance as she returns to the Bram Goldsmith stage.”
Admission runs from $39-$99 per person. For more info, or to purchase tickets, call 310-746-4000 (Monday – Friday, 10 am to 6 pm) or visit TheWallis.org/Holliday; The show runs approximately 90 minutes with no intermission.
Due to current health and safety variables, the engagement or select performances are subject to change, postponement or cancellation.
What: Jennifer Holliday, “Here’s to Life”
Where: Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Bram Goldsmith Theater, 9390 N. Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills
When: Saturday, October 9, 2021, 7:30pm