Red Hot Mama
January 6th – January 29, 2017
RED HOT MAMA – The Sophie Tucker Story is the story of the first lady of show business, the “Last of the Red Hot Mamas”, whose remarkable career spanned sixty years. It contains the music and history of burlesque, vaudeville, Broadway, and Las Vegas in a critically acclaimed one-woman musical biography of the entertainment legend, written by and starring Sharon McNight, and featuring over two dozen songs made famous by Tucker, including composers Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, George and Ira Gershwin, Henderson, DeSylva, & Brown, and her 1928 million record seller, Jack Yellen’s “My Yiddishe Mama”.
Generously underwritten by Executive Producers Karen and Mike Bergin of Bergin Glass with Sponsor Circle Members Janet & Lewis Baer, Maureen Reed and Janet Roselle, Clyde & Kim Schultz, and Buffington Clay-Miller.
$35 advance/$40 door, General admission
$25 advance/$30 door, Youth (21 and under)
$9 (Advance sales only) Jr and high-school students (Jan 6 show only)
3333 Petaluma Blvd North
Petaluma, CA 94952