Chester-born and raised in Philadelphia, Ethel Waters was an African-American jazz singer and actress of legendary stature. Born in horrendous conditions, she triumphed over all adversity with the sheer power of her will and talent to become both a Broadway and Hollywood star. Ethel's hard-won success left indelible performances in Cabin in the Sky and Member of the Wedding. Hear her unforgettable renditions of "Stormy Weather", "Black and Blue" and her signature number, "His Eye is On the Sparrow."
EXTRA PERFORMANCE: Tuesday, January 23rd at 8:00 P.M.
NO PERFORMANCE: Wednesday, January 24th at 2:00 P.M.
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