The story of legendary blues performer Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and '30s.
The Queen brings Bessie back to life.
Did You Know?
Charles S. Dutton
, who plays Pa Rainey, made his Broadway debut in 1984 in August Wlson's play "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom." See more
No yellow bitch in my show!
Muscle Shoal Blues
Written by George Washington Thomas Jr.
(as George W. Thomas, Jr.)
Performed by Peter Yarin See more