"The Truth About Love" is a musical journey through the ups and downs of love that features songs from Avenue Q, Kurt Weill's "Street Scene," songs by William Bolcom, and classics from the American popular repertoire. With a cocktail hour and silent auction, followed by 7 pm seated dinner with performance by Jessica Medoff and Michael Bunchman.
Jessica Medoff is lauded for her diversity as a singing actor. She is continually engaged in an impressive array of roles, both comedic and dramatic, among performing arts companies and producers spanning film, television, theatre, and opera. With her husband, pianist Michael Bunchman, they have created performances that critics and audiences have praised their “seamless collaboration.”
In addition to The Truth About Love, the duo has created and performed multiple cross-genre recitals for festivals and companies including Santa Barbara Opera, El Paso Opera, Las Cruces Symphony, Oregon Cabaret Theater, Natchez Festival of Music, Festival South, and The Cell theater in New York City. They have toured with Garrison Keillor and A Prairie Home Companion in The Netherlands, Scotland and Norway.
6 pm cocktail hour, 7 pm seated dinner and performance at the Carriage House Restaurant. $75. www.natchezfestivalofmusic.com.