MUSIC
Women in the Spotlight
Lady Day Live
Film/Performance
Enjoy a sensational afternoon of jazz at Orange Peel as the life of the iconic, influential singer Billie Holiday is explored in the documentary Lady Day – The Many Faces of Billie Holiday. Rediscover the “Dark Lady of the Sonnets” through beautifully restored and re-mastered historical footage that casts her as the inventor of modern vocal jazz.
 
The screening is followed by a special live concert as local jazz musicians pay tribute to Lady Day’s music and her unique voice celebrating the 100th anniversary of her birth. 
 

Film: Lady Day - The Many Faces of Billie Holiday
Year: 1990
60 mins / Colour and B&W
Director: Mathew Seig
In English with no subtitles. English transcript available at the event.

 

 
Co-presented with
 
 
 
 

Date/Time

15 Mar 2015 (Sun) 
3:30-5:30pm

 

Venue

Orange Peel Music Lounge

 

Tickets

$220

(FestClub member $180)

(Includes one drink)

 

FestClub is the HKAF’s new membership scheme (Apply here). FestClub members please pay full fee and provide membership number at registration. Discount will be refunded on-site at the event. (Details)

 

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