“There Was a Boy” Is Coming to Morgan State

by Tiffany BrownOpera at Morgan will present the Broadway-style jazz opera “There Was a Boy” at the Murphy Fine Arts Center for the first time this beginning this Thursday through the weekend. Nat King Cole’s talented voice gained the attention of Capital Records from 1943 to 1965, bringing him sought after fame. Through his career as a traditional pop artist, though now known as jazz, he longed for his father’s approval. The jazz opera is told through the eyes of his father who was a Baptist preacher. Writer James Rich plays the role of Nat King Cole. Vice President of […]

by · November 18, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT