Drama on 3: Bix: Singing the Blues

Drama on 3: Bix: Singing the Blues

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Summary

Cornet player Bix Beiderbecke and trumpeter Louis Armstrong met on several occasions, but only ever collaborated once - in a private, after-hours session. Robert Forrest's play depicts a fictionalised version of that meeting. With Bryan Dick (Bix Beiderbecke), Eric Kofi Abrefa (Louis Armstrong), David Seddon (Roy/Zutty) and Priyanga Burford (Alpha). Original music composed and played by Iain Johnstone. Produced and directed by David Ian Neville.

Cast & Crew

Bix Beiderbecke Bryan Dick
Louis Armstrong Eric Kofi Abrefa
Roy/Zutty David Seddon
Alpha Priyanga Burford
Director David Ian Neville
Producer David Ian Neville
Producer Mark Rickards
Writer Robert Forrest
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