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
Remember what I told you about the blues? If you're not risking nothing, neither would they.
A Hot Time in the Old Town
Written by Theo. A. Metz
(as Theodore August Metz), Joe Hayden
Performed by Vince Giordano and The Nighthawks See more