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Specialty Nights

  • Discussion Nights February 6 & 12, 2019
  • Pride Night February 8, 2019
  • Open Captioning February 10, 2019 at 2PM

Ain't Misbehavin'

The Fats Waller Musical Show

January 23 – March 10, 2019


Step into Harlem for a swinging, dancing celebration of big band and the songs of Thomas “Fats” Waller. This sultry Tony Award®-winning musical tribute features all of Waller’s beloved tunes including “The Joint is Jumpin’,” “Honeysuckle Rose,” “Handful of Keys” and more.

A cast of Signature favorites including Nova Y. Payton (Jelly’s Last Jam), Kevin McAllister (Titanic) and Iyona Blake (Titanic) strut the stage while Jelly’s Last Jam’s Mark G. Meadows tickles the ivories.

“The show radiates contagious good cheer and an irresistible combination of funkiness and class.” – The New York Times

Run time approximately 2 hours including one 15 minute intermission.

Ain’t Misbehavin’ contains a gunshot, theatrical haze, and smoking (herbal).

  • Lead sponsor: Bernard Family Foundation

    Sponsor: Deborah G. Gandy