ED L. GILLIES III


 

Theater

Lady Day in Love

A play that focuses on the years when Miss Holiday was a rising jazz star. Jimmy Monroe (Ed L. Gillies III) is Billy Holiday’s first husband club promoter worldwide.

The Spot – On-going
Lucky To Be Somewhere
The Rev. (Ed L. Gillies III) a street corner reverend speaks to old friend “brotha” Geoffrey Grier) on the corner of 3rd & Newcomer.

 

Black Nativity – Lorraine Hansbury Theater
Mercury Rules

A soul-stirring celebration of Christmas based on Langston Hughes’ musical gospel play. It’s an inspiring account of the nativity story, with members of the large cast playing various parts in the Christmas pageant. There is a wonderful blend of singing and dancing that is visually exciting.