The Victory Belles present Songs that Won the War
February 3 – August 24
The Victory Belles bring to life the songs that inspired the Allies to victory during World War II. This new Belles show features musical gems of the era such as White Cliffs of Dover, Harbor Lights, The Last Time I Saw Paris, La Vie En Rose, and I'll Be Seeing You, all sung in rich, three-part harmony. You may even find yourself dancing with one of our beautiful Belles!
Victory Swing Orchestra Salutes Ol' Blue Eyes
February 14, 26–28
March 5 & 6
The National WWII Museum's own Victory Swing Orchestra celebrates the most popular male singer to emerge from the WWII era—Frank Sinatra! Vocalist extraordinaire Clint Johnson and our fabulous 14-piece big band will swing Sinatra's greatest hits such as Come Fly With Me, Fly Me To The Moon, I've Got You Under My Skin, The Way You Look Tonight, Where Or When, Summer Wind, and many more. Classic big band hits by Harry James, Tommy Dorsey, Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, and Glenn Miller will also be featured for your dancing pleasure. Don't miss out on this spectacular evening of dining and dancing as we celebrate the 100th birthday of a legend.
Black Angels over Tuskegee
February 19, 20 & 21
Vibrantly energetic and emotionally captivating, Black Angels over Tuskegee continues to enlighten and educate Off-Broadway audiences. Presently one of the longest running productions Off-Broadway, it originally opened in Los Angeles in 2009, and then transferred to New York for a two-month engagement in 2010. The award-winning historical docudrama is a narrative of six men embarking upon a journey to become the first black aviators in the United States Army Air Forces during a tumultuous era of racial segregation and Jim Crow idealism in 20th-century America.
My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Weekends, March 11 – May 1
BB's Stage Door Canteen celebrates an American icon—My Way: A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra features more than 30 of Sinatra's most famous songs performed by a quartet of fantastic singers and accompanied by the Museum's Victory Trio. Enjoy delicious dining from The American Sector Restaurant + Bar as we bring to life Sinatra's repertoire, including Fly Me to the Moon, My Way, You Make Me Feel So Young, and more. This engagement is expected to sell out soon, so make your reservations today!
Doug Church—The True Voice of Elvis
Elvis tribute artist Doug Church began his career in the US Air Force in 1983 while competing against hundreds of other contestants and winning annual talent contests. In four years, he collected 11 first-place trophies for his well-developed likeness to Elvis. He has toured with Legends in Concert and has performed in locations around the world, including Bangkok, Hong Kong, Aruba, the Bahamas, Moscow, France, the United Kingdom, and Denmark. Doug starred in and performed soundtrack vocals for the award-winning documentary film Almost Elvis.
World's Greatest Johnny Cash Experience—Terry Lee Goffee
In the spring of 1955 Johnny Cash walked into the legendary Sun Recording Studios in Memphis, Tennessee, and the music world was never the same. Not long afterward, Terry Lee Goffee put his first Johnny Cash record on a turntable and his world changed, too. In the memorable tribute show Goffee becomes Johnny Cash, from the moment he walks onstage until the end of this show. Among the 34 songs included in the tribute are such Cash classics as A Boy Named Sue, Sunday Morning Coming Down, I Walk the Line, Ring of Fire, Folsom Prison Blues, and Hurt.