Opened 7 Nov 2013
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Acclaimed jazz singer and West End actress Claudia Morris has been inspired throughout her career by the wit, wisdom, courage and convictions of one of Hollywood's best loved actresses and singers. Doris Day has had an extraordinary life encompassing the big band era, Hollywood stardom, financial disaster and domestic tragedy, a TV comeback and tireless campaigning for animal rights. Now, in an intimate evening of reminiscence, Claudia explores the similarities between her life and the icon she has revered for many years. Expect plenty of laughs, a few tears and some surprises in this celebration of Day's extraordinary music, movies and marriages from one of her most dedicated fans. Accompanied by a 4 piece band and with guest appearances from actors portraying key characters in Day's story, Claudia Morris's account of her idol's journey is a unique and unmissable, heart-warming, toe-tapping show that sheds a fascinating new light on the true stories behind such evergreen hits as Que Sera Sera, Sentimental Journey, It's Magic and Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps. Also some rare, poignant songs show the many sides of this intriguing icon .