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Light's Out: Nat "King" Cole

When his groundbreaking NBC variety show failed to attract a national sponsor, Nat “King” Cole famously declared that “Madison Avenue is afraid of the dark.” In this theatrical exploration into the soul of an American icon, Colman Domingo and Patricia McGregor imagine Nat as he faces his final Christmastime broadcast, and weighs the advice of his friend Sammy Davis Jr. to “go out with a bang.” This world premiere, replete with hits and holiday standards like “Nature Boy,” “It’s A Good Day,” “Unforgettable,” and “Joy To The World,” also features appearances by Eartha Kitt and Peggy Lee.

Writers

Colman Domingo
Patricia McGregor

Director

Patricia McGregor

Barrymore Recommended
Closing Soon
Oct 11 - Dec 3, 2017
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from $34

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610.644.3500

Venue

Steinbright Stage at People's Light
39 Conestoga Road
Malvern, PA 19355
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