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The St. Louis Black Repertory Company: Marie and Rosetta

February 22, 2019, 8:00 pm
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| Edison Theatre at Washington University

A huge influence on Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Ray Charles and Jimi Hendrix, Sister Rosetta Tharpe was a legend in her own time, bringing fierce guitar playing and swing to gospel music. “Marie and Rosetta” chronicles her first rehearsal with a young protegee, Marie Knight, as they prepare to embark on a tour that would establish them as one of the great duos in musical history.

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