Last night the York Theatre presented the world premiere of the new musical Lonesome Blues and T2C’s Genevive Rafter Keddy was on hand.
Based on the true story of legendary bluesman Blind Lemon Jefferson, and was performed by Akin Babatundé
with David Weiss on guitar
The show was created by Alan Govenar (Texas in Paris)
and Akin Babatundé (Blind Lemon Blues)
Directed by Katherine Owens(How Is It That We Live or Shakey Jake + Alice)
Lonesome Blues has a three-week limited engagement through Sunday afternoon, July 1, 2018 at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter’s.
In attendance was the wonderful Philip Boykin.
Desperate Measures director Bill Castellino
Actress Vivian Reed