‘Star Trek’ actor brings Gershwin story to Chandler

Movies Music Sci-Fi/Fantasy Television

“Please state the nature of the musical emergency …”

Robert Picardo,Robert Picardo who portrayed the holographic Doctor on Star Trek: Voyager, will star in a biographical play about the Gershwin brothers this Sunday at Chandler Center for the Arts.

Pardon My English: Gershwin By Ira recounts the success of American lyricist Ira Gershwin and his composer brother George in the first decades of the 20th century, and showcases an array of their work, both instrumental and vocal. It’s part of the arts center’s “Rhythms of LIFE” series, which celebrates historical artists.

Showtime is 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 10, in the center’s Hal Bogle Theatre. Tickets are available here for $26, $30 and $34.

Thanks to Tribune writer Ari Cohn for the tip.


SPECIAL THANKS ARE IN ORDER:

Discuss Literary Adventures at the Facebook group 'For the Love of All Things Edgar Rice Burroughs.'

Trademarks TARZAN®, TARZAN OF THE APES®, JOHN CARTER OF MARS®, DEJAH THORIS®, PELLUCIDAR®, A PRINCESS OF MARS® and EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS® are owned by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.

Here and there ...

Tagged ,
Jayson Peters
Digital, social and print media pro. Nerdvana's founder, curator and editor.
http://jaysonpeters.com