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A tribute to the Queen of Soul, this
program features symphony favorite Capathia Jenkins and three-time
Grammy® Award-nominee Ryan Shaw performing such iconic hits as
“Respect,” “Think,” “A Natural Woman,” “Chain of Fools,” “Amazing
Grace,” and many others.
Brooklyn-born and raised
singer/actor, Capathia Jenkins, made
her Broadway debut in The Civil War, where she
created the role of Harriet Jackson. Since then she has appeared in
the hit Disney production, Newsies, The
Look of Love, ‘The Washing Machine’ in Caroline,
Or Change and ‘Frieda May’ in Martin Short-Fame
Becomes Me where she sang "Stop the Show" and
brought the house down every night.
Ryan Shaw is a three-time Grammy® nominated
artist for his solo projects, Columbia Records’ This
is Ryan Shaw, In Between, and Dynotone’s
Real Love. He has shared the world stage with such
artists as Van Halen, Bonnie Raitt, John Legend, B.B. King, and Jill
Scott. Shaw starred as Judas in the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Olivier
Award-winning London production of Jesus Christ Superstar, as
the original Stevie Wonder in Motown: The Musical on
Broadway, and on London’s West End as the Soul of Michael Jackson in Thriller