Simply Simone: The Music of Nina Simone
BEST BETDATE: February 1 2008, 5:00 PMCost:$25.00CATEGORY: Performing ArtsVENUE INFORMATION:Shadow Theatre1468 Dayton St.Aurora, CO 80010
Blues and jazz diva Nina Simone paved the way for modern black artists with her soulful sound and sincere lyrics. Shadow Theatre Company gives life to the late star's rise to fame and civil rights efforts in an unfussy, poignant show. Four female singers play Simone throughout her life, regaling the audience with timeless favorites like "I Put a Spell on You" and "I Loves You Porgy." Fri 7:30 p.m.; Sat 3 p.m., 7:30 p.m.; Sun 6:30 p.m.