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LOUIS-AND-ELLA Ascend at the Cutting Room
Billed as a “jazzical,” Louis-and-Ella!, a celebration of show biz icons Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald, has much to offer in the way of swinging music and legendary song. Trent Armand Kendall, who conceived and wrote the piece about the extraordinary lives and careers of these two superstars, makes a convincing Armstrong,...



Broadway's Trent Armand Kendall on his new musical LOUIS-AND-ELLA! and Inspiring Hope Nation
What our world needs now is light, hope, and pure bliss, and Broadway’s Trent Armand Kendall has answered the call with his new musical, LOUIS-AND-ELLA! The musical reunites jazz legends Louis Armstrong (Trent Armand Kendall) and Ella Fitzgerald (NaTasha Yvette Williams) in heaven and features more than 25 hit songs, ...






Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong, reunited at Big Arts
Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald are reuniting in heaven. And the sound is just as beautiful as you’d imagine....




​"Where there's Love & Inspiration you can't go wrong!", LOUIS-AND-ELLA! By Trent Armand Kendall LIVE at Algonquin Arts
​It’s Sunday, June 4, 1974, and we’re already in jeopardy of missing our 8pm NYC curtain time...We are two Jersey Shore high school kids traveling in one faded maroon ’69 Chevy Nova — but, now, thanks to an incredible volume of traffic, we find ourselves inching our way down the ramp to the Lincoln Tunnel toward the toll booths… and, naturally, the engine decides to overheat.
​It’s Sunday, June 4, 1974, and we’re already in jeopardy of missing our 8pm NYC curtain time...

We are two Jersey Shore high school kids traveling in one faded maroon ’69 Chevy Nova — but, now, thanks to an incredible volume of traffic, we find ourselves inching our way down the ramp to the Lincoln Tunnel toward the toll booths… and, naturally, the engine decides to overheat...




Trent Armand Kendall's LOUIS-AND-ELLA! to land in NYC this Spring
Broadway's Trent Armand Kendall has been touring the country with his new musical LOUIS-AND-ELLA!, and the party continues in 2017 with stops in Dallas, TX, Manasquan, NJ, Sanibel Island, FL, and then back to NYC's The Cutting Room this March...





Trent Armand Kendall's New Musical Announces Tour Dates!

Beginning this September, Broadway's Trent Armand Kendall will bring his new musical LOUIS-AND-ELLA! across the country, with stops in White Plains, NY, Annapolis, MD, Dallas, TX, Manasquan, NJ, and more to be announced. For more information and updated performances schedule, visit www.LouisandElla.com.

Directed by Broadway's Jeff Whiting, Trent Armand Kendall is taking the show on the road reuniting The Architect of Jazz and The First Lady of Song in LOUIS-AND-ELLA! for one magical night in heaven ...

REVIEW: DCMetroTheaterArts.com
Louis and Ella! A New Jazzical was a fun, inventive journey with two greats of music. Written by Trent Armand Kendall and directed by Jeff Whiting, it imagines Louis Armstrong (Trent Armand Kendall) meeting Ella Fitzgerald (Anita Jackson) in heaven. With a full band behind them, they sing, individually and together, some of their classic songs, in between arguing, bantering, and reminiscing....

TRENT ARMAND KENDALL'S New "Jazzical"
set for reading 4/24



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