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Ella, Billie, and the Femme Fatales of Jazz
Thursday, March 27
Museum Members $35; Public $40 Buy tickets
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The Rose Colella Trio salutes Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, and the femme fatales who conquered the jazz genre. Signature songs like “A Tisket, A Tasket” will be performed by popular Chicago vocalist Rose Colella, whose grandmother was a friend of Ella Fitzgerald.
Regularly seen at The Jazz Showcase & The Green Mill, the Rose Colella Trio also performs at Lawry’s and Hemingway’s Bistro. Rose also teaches jazz master classes at Northwestern University & Roosevelt University, as well as being the Director of Jazz at The School of Performing Arts & Jazz Voice Instructor at The Chicago Academy for the Arts.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for guests wishing to visit the Museum.
Please note that in exchange for your reservation and/or ticket, you have authorized the Driehaus Museum to photograph, record, film, video tape, or otherwise use your likeness, performance, image, and/or voice for use in general and/or program-related Driehaus Museum promotional materials. If for any reason, you do not wish to be photographed, please provide your name(s) at registration that evening.
Mark Twain Lecture
Thursday, October 6
This lecture by Jennifer A. Greenhill, PhD., Associate Professor of Art History, American Art and Visual Culture, University of Southern California explore the creative possibilities offered by the comic press during the Gilded Age through the work of Mark Twain. Read more
Thursday, October 13
This second Nickerson Lecture by Moira Gallagher, Research Assistant in the American Wing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, brings to light the significant, yet little known cabinet making and decorating enterprise of George A. Schastey. Read more
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