Two Acclaimed Performers, One Incredible Preview!
Join us for a FREE evening of awe-inspiring entertainment with Obie award-winning actor Daniel Beaty and legendary showman Maurice Hines as they showcase pieces from their upcoming productions at ArtsEmerson.
About Daniel Beaty
Daniel Beaty is an award-winning actor, singer, writer and composer. He has received Lucille Lortel, Drama Desk, Drama League and Outer Critics Circle nominations, the 2010 AUDELCO Award for Outstanding Solo Performance and the 2010 Ovation Award for Best Male Lead Actor. He received the 2007 Obie Award for Excellence in Off-Broadway Theater for Writing & Performing and the 2007 AUDELCO Award for Solo Performance for Emergency. He is the recipient of the 2007 Scotsman Fringe First Award for the best new writer at the Edinburgh Festival.
Funnier than most serious plays and vastly smarter than most funny plays, Daniel Beaty’s Emergency is the most intriguing new show of the season. Its premise is inspired.” -Jeremy McCarter, New York Magazine
About Maurice Hines
Dancer, actor, choreographer, director and singer Maurice Hines has showcased his talents in a variety of settings, including Broadway, stage, T.V. and film. From the age of five Maurice and his younger brother Gregory performed as a dance duo. In 1986, Hines created, choreographed and starred in the musical Uptown...It's Hot!, which received a Tony Award nomination for Best Actor in a Musical. Since that time, Hines has choreographed and directed numerous productions as well as music videos.
“Hines is the consummate showman... There's a master at work here...” - The Boston Herald
Don't miss these bold and brilliant productions!
MAR 22 - 24
Daniel Beaty portrays a cast of over 25 characters in this explosive and funny tour-de-force featuring slam poetry, multi-character transformation and song.
MAY 14 - 19
TAPPIN THRU LIFE:
AN EVENING WITH MAURICE HINES
Legendary showman Maurice Hines pays a touching tribute to the classic crooners who inspired him and to his brother, Gregory. Young tap duo the Manzari Brothers and the Berklee College of Music Jazz Ensemble join him in this celebration of show business.
Tickets are free but reservations are required. Please click “Buy” to reserve your seats. You will not be charged for your order.
Online reservations are limited to 6 admissions per patron. Parties needing more seats should call the box office to make arrangements.
JAN 22, 2013 @ 7:30PM
Featuring excerpts from EMERGENCY and MAURICE HINES: TAPPIN’ THRU LIFE
Cutler Majestic Theatre
Free and open to the public
General Admission seating