Swinging jazz, cheeky kitsch and powerful soul - 50s style
It's the year 1954. Ella Fitzgerald, Etta James and Eartha Kitt are at the dizzy heights of their careers. These iconic women women triumphed over adversity and broke new ground for all who followed after. Singer-actor Melissa Western and her all-female band celebrate a magnificent era in music and celebrate these three pioneering singers. 50s style abounds. "Western is a force of nature" ***** (5*) Broadway Baby (UK) "Western's gorgeous singing voice serves her well" The Australian
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