Movie Night at West End: "Lady Sings the Blues"

West End Library

Movie Night at West End: "Lady Sings the Blues"

Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, 6 p.m.

Join us at West End Library for a screening of Lady Sings the Blues!

World-renowned performer Diana Ross stars as acclaimed jazz singer Billie Holiday in this biopic. Beginning with Holiday’s troubled youth, the film charts her first attempts at a career in music, and her subsequent rise to fame. Also portrayed is her difficult relationship with Louis McKay—played by Billy Dee Williams—Holiday’s romantic partner and manager, and Holiday’s substance abuse which imperiled both her career and her life.

Lady Sings the Blues is rated R, and should end around 8:25 p.m.