(3 piece cabaret)
Monica with piano and saxophone
Take Sex, add Vice and a Big Fur Stole and you've got "Diamonds and Pearl", Monica Trapaga's tribute to the Lady of Lounge, the true Icon of Intimate Cabaret, the Diva of Double Entendre... Pearl Bailey.
Monica is joined by piano and saxophone, an intimate trio, who pay tribute to the sassy, African-American Singer, Broadway performer, Actress and Author who had a fast comedic wit and who worked with bands including "Count Basie Orchestra" and "Cootie Williams Orchestra". She was famous for her title role in "Hello Dolly" and her TV show "The Pearl Bailey Show". In 1970 Pearl was assigned to the US delegation to the UN as "America's Ambassador of Love"
Featuring tunes such as "Let's do it", "Diamond are a girl's best friend" "Legalise my name", "Two to Tango", "Hey There", "Satin & Silk" and many more, Monica's take on the work of Pearl Bailey, the real raconteur, will have you rolling around your Chez. This ain't Play School honey it's Night School...