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District Live, an exciting new live music venue at Plant Riverside District in Savannah, Ga., will present the Johnny Mercer Cabaret, a dazzling show featuring the iconic hits and award-winning songs of Savannah native Johnny Mercer. Performances will take place on Sunday, Oct. 17 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 7 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.; and Saturday, Nov. 13 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
The Johnny Mercer Cabaret cast is led by a talented trio, including Grammy Award-nominated singer, songwriter and jazz performer Stacie Joy Orrico; accomplished Broadway and Off-Broadway musical director Kim Douglas Steiner; and acclaimed vocalist and American Traditions Competition finalist Roger Moss.
Considered one of the greatest American songwriters of all time, Johnny Mercer wrote the lyrics to more than 1,700 songs from the 1930s to the 1970s. A four-time Oscar winner and 18-time honoree, Mercer crafted the soundtrack of a generation, including iconic hits like Hooray for Hollywood, Accentuate the Positive, Come Rain or Come Shine and the Academy Award-winning Moon River from the film Breakfast at Tiffanys (1961).
Tickets are $25 in advance and $28 at the door. Tickets are available for purchase at Ticketmaster.com.