Leonard Barrett Jr. shines in this show. His gorgeous voice and charismatic stage presence make this show; a nostalgic and touching tribute to one of our great American treasures, Mr. Nat King Cole.
The show features hits from Nat King Cole’s prolific career, classics like: “Unforgettable,” “Mona Lisa,” “Route 66” and many more. Along with the songs, the audience will learn more about Cole’s personal life, triumphs and set-backs as Leonard punctuates the songs with anecdotes and stories of the legendary singer’s life. Backed by a brilliant trio of musicians, Leonard sings his heart out whether it’s a touching ballad or the hip, “Route 66,“ Leonard has won numerous awards including an Ovation Award for Best Actor in a Musical by the Denver Post in 2004, Best Actor in a Musical voted by the readers of the Denver Post in 2007, Westword’s Best Season for an Actor in 2007, Best Year for an Actor in 2008 voted by the readers of the Denver Post, and more.
Written/Created by: Lannie Garrett
Cost: FREE, and please register in advance