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Ella Fitzgerals with hair in two buns on top of her head leaning against a railing. Photo is tinted blue.

First Lady of Song: Ella Fitzgerald

January 31 – February 5, 2023


The definition of an icon, Ella Fitzgerald was the most popular female jazz singer in the United States for over 50 years. Celebrate her phenomenal range, syncopated style, and heart of gold with a swinging cabaret bursting with her incredible songbook including “A-Tisket, A-Tasket,” “It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing),” “Mack the Knife,” “Blue Skies” and many more.

  • Masks are always optional in the lobby and other public areas of the building.

    Face masks are required inside the performance spaces on Thursdays and Sundays.
    Face masks are optional but strongly encouraged inside the performance spaces Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

    Click here to read more about Signature’s current safety policy

  • Cabarets run approximately 90 minutes, no intermission.

    Signature does not admit children under 6 years old.