Part of the Midtown International Theatre Festival, a musical based on the life of legend Pearl Bailey; journeys through the Great Depression, WWII, Civil Rights and Vietnam.
'Pearl' is a dynamic musical drama revealing the intimate life and times of a true American icon. The book follows Pearl during the peaks of her phenomenal career spanning more than five decades. We're introduced to the awesome influences and friendships that molded her. We're also given access to her personal pains and struggles allowing us a glimpse into the humanity of a celebrity whose persona was larger than life.