Such Sweet Thunder
Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis | Dir. Bruce Longworth
Adapted from the work of Duke Ellington Directed by Bruce Longworth. The collaboration between Shakespeare Festival St. Louis, Nine Network of Public Media, Jazz St. Louis, and The Big Muddy Dance Company brings to life Such Sweet Thunder, a 12-part jazz suite from Duke Ellington, in a multi-disciplinary performance to portray a tempestuous love story set in the 1950s.