Honoring Black Women in Music Vol 2! Feat. Lexi Lawson, Ashley Jossell, Keisha Gilles, & more
August 28, 2023
54 Below is proud to welcome back Honoring Black Women In Music! starring Lexi Lawson, Keisha Gilles, Kyrie Courter, and Ashley Jossell alongside several other notable performers. Don’t miss out on an evening filled with incredible Black artists who will take you on a journey of self-love, community, and sisterhood. Honoring Black Women in Music! is inspired by a wide variety of phenomenal Black women who continue to push the boundaries of the music industry while paving the way for us by making remarkable, unparalleled, and thought-provoking music. The second installment of Honoring Black Women In Music! will feature the music of a long list of different artists from Eartha Kitt to Whitney Houston to the iconic girl group TLC and you’ll hear classics like “I Will Survive” by Gloria Gaynor and “Wish I Didn’t Miss You” by Angie Stone. Honoring Black Women in Music! is designed to commemorate, uplift, and celebrate Black excellence.
Produced by Ashley Jossell.
Directed by Dev Bondarin and Ashley Jossell.
Music directed by Rashad McPherson.
Joined by Criston Oates (bass) and Shawn Dustin (drums).
Katelyn Bowman (The Color Purple: Denver Performing Arts Center)
LaDonna Burns (White Girl In Danger)
Kyrie Courter (Sweeney Todd)
Keisha Gilles (Disney’s Aladdin, The Book of Mormon)
Olivia Griffin (How To Break)
Karissa Harris (Sister Act!)
Ashley Jossell (Chasing Grace)
Lexi Lawson (Hamilton)
Zachary A. Myers (A Strange Loop)
Sarita Amani Nash (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child)
Nattalyee Randall (Rocktopia)
Alicia Thomas (Dreamgirls at Mill Mountain Theatre)
Anita Welch (Aida)
Alyssa Wray (“American Idol”)
Please note that all artists and acts are subject to change at any time.
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Dev Bondarin Co-director