Diana Wortham Theatre Presents: The Hot Sardines
Take a blustery brass lineup, layer it over a rhythm section led by a stride piano virtuoso in the Fats Waller vein, and tie the whole thing together with a “one-of-the-boys” front woman whose voice is from another era, and voilà, you have the Hot Sardines. (We haven’t even told you about the tap dancer yet.) This live music powerhouse brings delicious fun to its immaculate performances where pre-World War II jazz meets new-time energy and style. Journey back to the raucous speakeasy sounds of the jazz era with the group The Times of London calls “Simply phenomenal” and Forbes named “One of the best jazz bands in NY.