Address: 2900 Campus Rd. - 718-951-4500
Description: Praised by The New York Times as "the most maturely expressive male jazz singer of his generation, if not the best alive," this 2010 Grammy nominee presents a glorious tribute to the songbooks of Jerome Kern, Cole Porter, and his older brother, the immortal Nat "King" Cole.
Venue Description: Founded in 1954, Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College presents outstanding performing arts and arts education programs, reflective of Brooklyn's diverse communities, at affordable prices. Each season, Brooklyn Center welcomes over 65,000 people to the 2,400 seat Walt Whitman Theatre, including up to 45,000 schoolchildren from over 300 schools who attend their SchoolTime series, one of the largest arts-in-education programs in the borough. In 2014-2015, Brooklyn Center will celebrate its 60th anniversary season, which will correspond with the opening of the new Leonard and Claire Tow Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College.