Nova Y. Payton and E. Faye Butler flank Levi Kreis as they snap along to the Leiber and Stoller tunes of Smokey Joe's Café.
(© Tony Powell)

Smokey Joe's Café — The Songs of Leiber and Stoller begins performances at Washington, D.C.'s Arena Stage on April 25. Director Randy Johnson returns to the D.C. theater following his turn at the helm of Broadway's A Night With Janis Joplin. The musical revue stars Tony winner Levi Kreis (Million Dollar Quartet) in a cast that also features E. Faye Butler, Nova Y. Payton, Jay Adriel, Austin Colby, Ashley Blair Fitzgerald, Michael J. Mainwaring, Stephawn P. Stephens, and Kara-Tameika Watkins.

Levi Kreis takes to the microphone from April 25-June 8 in Smokey Joe's Café, directed by Randy Johnson, at Arena Stage.
(© Tony Powell)

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