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I Wanna Dance with Somebody: The Music of Whitney Houston at Feinstein’s/ 54 Below.
Whitney Houston was one of the greatest and most beloved singers of our time whose musical contributions will remain in the American music lexicon for generations to come. Not many singers can do justice to her recordings, however the dynamic and passionate Soul Train award-winning vocalist and actress Nicole Henry will remind you of the Greatest Love of All when she takes the stage. Ms. Henry will share her personal journeysthrough Whitney’s most beloved hits including: “I Have Nothing,” “Didn’t We Almost Have It All,” “I’m Your Baby Tonight,” “I Will Always Love You,” and other timeless classics.
T2C talked to Nicole and her director Will Nunziata.
Written and directed by acclaimed theatre and concert director Will Nunziata (Platinum recording artist Jackie Evancho and Tony Award®-winner Lillias White), this captivating show will celebrate Whitney’s messages of courage, truth, and love – all qualities Whitney shared in her music and life, and themes Ms. Henry also clings to in her life’s quest.
To hear Nicole sing click here.
Nicole Henry has earned three TOP 10 U.S. Billboard & HMV Japan jazz albums, she’s won NYC’s coveted BISTRO Award in 2010, and she’s headlined in 20 countries in cities including Paris, Madrid, Tokyo, Shanghai, Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco, and Miami Beach. Don’t miss this highly anticipated Whitney salute honoring this once-in-a-generation talent, with this world-class vocalist.
I Wanna Dance with Somebody: The Music of Whitney Houston: Feinstein’s/ 54 Below, 254 West 54th St. Sept. 18th and October 16th at 9pm.