Bud, Not Buddy

Presented by The John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts

Opens 2017-01-12
Closes 2017-01-15

The Kennedy Center - The Eisenhower Theater

2700 F Street NW Washington, DC 20056
1 hour 5 minutes with no intermission
$20 - $50

Thurs, Jan 12 at 7:30pm
Fri, Jan 13 at 7:30pm
Sat, Jan 14 and 2pm and 7:30pm
Sun, Jan 15 at 2pm and 4:30pm

Box Office:  (202) 467-4600
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Bud, Not Buddy

A world premiere Kennedy Center commission for a jazz ensemble and actors
Script by Kirsten Greenidge
Music by Terence Blanchard
From the book by Christopher Paul Curtis
Directed by Clarke Peters
Featuring Justin Weaks in the role of Bud

In 1936, a boy goes looking for his father guided by a band flyer. Jazz master Terence Blanchard composes the music in this world premiere commission for actors and a jazz ensemble¬†adapted from Christopher Paul Curtis’s award-winning book. Age 9+

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