Billie Holiday

Audra McDonald Leads Lady Day Into the Green
By Hayley Levitt · Jul 29, 2014

The award-winning play revival announces recoupment.

Audra McDonald Extends in Broadway's Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill One Last Time
By David Gordon · Jul 7, 2014

The production will now run through September at the Circle in the Square Theatre.

Audra McDonald Celebrates 100 Performances as Broadway's Lady Day
By Hayley Levitt · Jul 2, 2014

McDonald steps into her Tony-winning role for the 100th time today.

Getting Real on Broadway
By Iris Wiener · Jun 5, 2014

Audra McDonald, Jessie Mueller, and Tony Shalhoub discuss the growing trend of real-life icons' stories onstage and the challenges that come with portraying them.

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill, Starring Audra McDonald, Will Be Recorded by PS Classics
By Bethany Rickwald · May 29, 2014

The two-disc set will be available for purchase on July 15.

Audra McDonald Takes to The Colbert Report With Her Spot-On Impression of Billie Holiday
By Bethany Rickwald · May 1, 2014

The five-time Tony winner and star of Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill matches wits with Colbert before blowing "What a Little Moonlight Can Do" out of the water.

Broadway's Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill, Starring Five-Time Tony Winner Audra McDonald, Extends Through August
By David Gordon · Apr 16, 2014

You now have a lot more time to catch McDonald sing the blues as Billie Holiday.

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill
By Zachary Stewart · Apr 13, 2014

Audra McDonald is Billie Holiday in the Broadway premiere of an off-Broadway gem.

Audra McDonald Makes Her Official Return to Broadway Tonight in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill
By Bethany Rickwald · Apr 13, 2014

The five-time Tony Award winner plays legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday.

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill to Celebrate Billie Holiday's Birthday With CD Giveaway
By Bethany Rickwald · Apr 4, 2014

Five-time Tony winner Audra McDonald, the show's star, sings the music of Holiday on the upcoming cast recording.