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Marie and Rosetta - Spinning Tree Theatre
Marie and Rosetta

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MARIE AND ROSETTA by George BrantBringing fierce guitar playing and swing to gospel music, Sister Rosetta Tharpe was a legend in her time and a huge influence on Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jimi Hendrix, and Ray Charles. MARIE AND ROSETTA chronicles her first rehearsal with a young protégée, Marie Knight, as they prepare to embark on a tour that would establish them as one of the great duos in musical history.“It is so rare for a play about the inner lives of black women to center on their intimacy and not world politics or degradation that the very fact of George Brant’s loving two-character script
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    Event Date-Time/s:  February 12-28, 2021

    Event Hall& Address:  Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center 8788 Metcalf Ave OPKS 66212
    Event Info: MARIE AND ROSETTA by George Brant
    Bringing fierce guitar playing and swing to gospel music, Sister Rosetta Tharpe was a legend in her time and a huge influence on Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jimi Hendrix, and Ray Charles. MARIE AND ROSETTA chronicles her first rehearsal with a young protégée, Marie Knight, as they prepare to embark on a tour that would establish them as one of the great duos in musical history.

    “It is so rare for a play about the inner lives of black women to center on their intimacy and not world politics or degradation that the very fact of George Brant’s loving two-character script is refreshing.” (The New Yorker)
    Running Time: TBD  Intermissions:  TBD
    Commissions:
     CTO Per Ticket: n/a
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     Tax: Ks 9% added to each ticket.

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    If Yes, list the contact person and their email:  816-569-5277
    Andy Grayman-Parkhurst andrew@spinningtreetheatre.com
    Michael Grayman- Parkhurst michael@spinningtreetheatre.com

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