Chicago’s Court Theatre announced yesterday that its critically acclaimed production of Satchmo at the Waldorf, my first play, will extend its run through February 14 “due to overwhelming demand.”
Just in case you’re wondering, I’m delighted. Astonished. Flabbergasted. Discombobulated. All these things—and many, many more.
To order tickets or for more information about the play and production, go here.
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Barry Shabaka Henley, the star of the Court Theatre’s production of Satchmo at the Waldorf, appears in two excerpts from the show.
As Louis Armstrong:
As Joe Glaser, Armstrong’s manager: