Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Upcoming: A Man, A Magic, A Music by Movin' Melvin Brown at FronteraFest , Blue Theatre, January 22, 24, 25, 30

UPDATE: Comments by Lois at AustinPost.com, January 23

UPDATE: Movin' Melvin Brown sings and tap-dances for Lisa Scheps' KOOP program "Off Stage and On The AIr," January 18 (click to listen -- full program is one hour long)

Received directly:

Movin’ Melvin Brown


A Man, A Magic, A Music

FronteraFest 2010 at the Blue Theatre
Friday, January 22, 7 p.m.
Sunday, January 24, 4:15 p.m.
Monday, January 25, 8:45 p.m.
Saturday, January 30, 10:15 p.m.
Show length: 90 minutes
Tickets ($12) are available at 512-479-7529 or online at www.hydeparktheatre.org

Movin’ Melvin will take you on a musical journey of his life through black music history from the 1950’s to the 1990’s, with singing, tap-dancing and clogging, storytelling, and humor.

Covering everything from gospel, soul, rhythm & blues and jazz, the infectious song and dance show has the audience movin' and groovin' along, with songs of Ray Charles, Sam Cooke, Otis Redding, James Brown, Jackie Wilson and more, as well as Melvin Brown's original songs. Melvin tap-dances from Bo Jangles style to Gregory Hines style in his unique way and he clogs to Texas music.

Read more and see additional images at AustinLiveTheatre.com . . . .

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