Broadway Love Songs & Dances & Backstage Stories
On Friday, April 20, 7:30 PM, at the Windmill Library Theatre, 7060 W Windmill Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89113, Renowned husband and wife song and dance team Michael Kessler & Melinda Jackson will team up with their music director Keith Thompson (Las Vegass favorite composer, creator/producer of The Cocktail Cabaret, musical director of Jersey Boys, co-writer of IDAHO, The Comedy Musical and co-creator/host of hit The Composers Showcase at The Smith Center), to present an intimate journey through a life lived in song and dance. Woven between music from Broadway shows from SHOWBOAT to HAMILTON including FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, OKLAHOMA, WEST SIDE STORY, CHICAGO, A CHORUS LINE, HAIR, ALADDIN, PHANTOM, WICKED, LION KING and many more, are personal anecdotes from their work with some of the giants of musical theatre and personal stories of love, rejection, struggle, triumph & downright foolishness.
Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit their nonprofit M&M American Dance Theatre Works dedicated to promoting artistic collaboration, educational and cultural enrichment through exposure, mentorship and involvement in musical dance theatre.
Jacksons and Kesslers top-notch, critically-acclaimed performances together, from over three decades of creating and performing their unique brand of dance musical theatre from Broadway, ballet and all over the globe will offer a glimpse of the history of Broadway, and share the beauty and value of musical theatre. Native New Yorkers M&M's love ignited an international career together from Broadway to the Las Vegas Strip, to theatres and opera houses worldwide. The couple have resided in Las Vegas since 2006 and proudly created in 2014 the nonprofit, M&M American Dance Theatre Works.
Windmill Library Theatre (View)
7060 W. Windmill Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89113
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