Desiree Roots sings Ella, Billie, Sarah & Nancy

RICHMOND, Va (WTVR)

Richmond’s songstress Desiree Roots makes her debut at Richmond CenterStage this weekend performing the music of Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughn & Nancy Wilson: Women of Jazz, Ladies of Song in the U.S. Trust Life IS A Cabaret Series (A Celebration of the American Song Book.)  Roots is the only local performer in the series that also includes Cabaret legend Amanda McBroom, rising star Tony DeSare and pop culture icon Molly Ringwald. 

Desiree Roots accompanied by Pianist Bruce Sullivan kicks off the series in Rhythm Hall Thursday, October 18th through Saturday, October 20th, 7pm and Sunday, October 21st, 2pm. 

Tickets are $47 for lounge seating, reserved $40, inner circle $52, general admission season ticket holder $135 and inner circle season ticket $150. For more details on the kick off series and other events at Richmond CenterStage visit www.richmondcenterstage.com or call 800-514-ETIX (3849).