Photo Coverage: John Douglas Thompson- Led Satchmo at the Waldorf Opens at Westside Theatre
Following acclaimed, sold-out runs at Long Wharf Theatre and Shakespeare and Company, Terry Teachout 's play Satchmo at the Waldorf, stars John Douglas Thompson.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
Terry Teachout's Satchmo at the Waldorf Opens Off-Broadway
Terry Teachout's Satchmo at the Waldorf , starring John Douglas Thompson , opens off-Broadway March 4. Directed by Gordon Edelstein, the one-man Louis Armstrong bio-play is playing at the Westside Theatre.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The New York Observer
Louis Armstrong, in His Own Words: Armstrong Biographer Terry Teachout Takes Satchmo to the Stage
In the fall of 1970, Louis Armstrong flouted doctor's orders to play his last gig, at the Waldorf Astoria's Empire Room.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
What Louis Armstrong Really Thinks
On October 31, 1965, Louis Armstrong gave his first performance in New Orleans, his home town, in nine years.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
All About Jazz
INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Terry Teachout On 'Satchmo'
As Terry Teachout was finishing Pops: A Life, his 2009 biography of Louis Armstrong, he had an idea.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Woman Claims to Be Daughter of Louis Armstrong in Her New Book
It's been widely believed that the late entertainer Louis Armstrong had no children, but one woman has come forward claiming she is his daughter, and she's written a book about her painful journey as a superstar's secret child.
The City Wire
Tommy Terrific featured at Fort Smith Public Library Black Heritage month event
Nevaeh Tedder runs to the picture of Louis Armstrong to add a treble clef to the lined board under the picture.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Green Day play tiny gig in Australian pub - watch
Green Day played a secret show in a pub in Sydney, Australia last night . See above to watch the band perform 'Brain Stew' now.
The Vermont Standard
Dan Morgenstern presents, 'The Revolution The Was Louis Armstrong'
It's an honor to present Dan Morgenstern, esteemed jazz scholar and close friend of Louis Armstrong to demonstrate, "The Revolution that was Louis Armstrong."
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Photo Flash: Bill Pullman Visits Satchmo at the Waldorf
Bill Pullman recently attended a performance of Satchmo at the Waldorf at Off-Broadway's Westside Theatre.
National Review Online
Terry Teachout's Satchmo Opens in NYC - Don't Miss It
A sure way to break the winter doldrums along the East Coast is to attend the New York theater production of Terry Teachout's Satchmo at the Waldorf , a thoroughly entertaining play featuring the brilliant performance of John Douglas Thompson as an elderly Louis Armstrong reflecting on his career and life.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Louis Armstrong Play Satchmo at the Waldorf, With John Douglas Thompson, Arrives Off-Broadway Feb. 15
John Douglas Thompson repeats his performance in the New York premiere of Terry Teachout's one-man Louis Armstrong play Satchmo at the Waldorf , which begins previews Feb. 15 at the Westside Theatre.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Raindog Has the Bark of a Beat Poet
Raindog's salt-and-pepper hair is tucked under the bill of a purple Three Olives Vodka baseball cap that shades a thin pair of glasses and a wiry billy goat beard.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
'Dinner Party Download': Struttin' with some Satchmo in latest podcast
Louis Armstrong biographer Thomas Brothers is interviewed in the latest podcast of 'The Dinner Party Download.'
Byron Stripling returning to Springfield Symphony Orchestra stage
Last time trumpeter Byron Stripling headlined a Springfield Symphony Orchestra Pops show in 2012, concertgoers reported enjoying one of the most entertaining evenings in recent memory.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
Keira Naughton cast in musical 'Much Ado'
Longtime Weston resident Keira Naughton will be featured in a new musical version of "Much Ado About Nothing" that Yale Rep will be presenting in March, with songs by Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day.