loading..

LENA HORNE - EPHEMERA SIGNED - HFSID 226092

Advertising sticker for the 1982 cross-country tour of singer Lena Horne's one-woman Broadway show Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music, signed "Hi!" by her. Horne earned a special Tony Award for this show.

Sale Price $216.00

Reg. $240.00

Condition: See item description
PSA / JSA Authentication Guarantee
Free U.S. Shipping
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

LENA HORNE
Advertising sticker for the 1982 cross-country tour of singer Lena Horne's one-woman Broadway show Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music, signed "Hi!" by her. Horne earned a special Tony Award for this show.
Ephemera signed: "Hi!/Lena Horne". 7x5 red sticker with white lettering. Sticker promoting Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music Tour". Horne received a Special Tony Award for her one-woman Broadway show, Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music, which ran for 333 performances at the Nederlander Theatre from May 12, 1981 to June 30, 1982. The sourdtrack for this show also won a Grammy Award, and Horne's performance set the standard by which one-person shows were measured. Following her Broadway appearance (which was released on video in 1984), Horne took the show on a successful cross-country tour in 1982, interspersing a narration of her life and career between songs, which included I Wanna Be Happy, Where or When, Can't Help Lovin' That Man, Stormy Weather, Lady is a Tramp and Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered. Sultry American jazz singer and actress Horne (1917-2010) began performing at age six and left school at 16 to support her sick mother. She began singing at Harlem's Cotton Club in 1933, where Cab Calloway and Duke Ellington took her under their wings. She later performed with Noble Sissle's Orchestra and Teddy Wilson's big band. Horne won critical acclaim for her performance in Stormy Weather (1943) and for singing the movie's title song. Although she was the first black American woman to sign a long-term movie contract with a major studio (MGM), her films were shot so that her scenes could be cut out before being shown in the South. Horne placed a single, Love Me or Leave Me, in the Billboard Top 20 in 1955 and won two Grammy Awards (1981 for her album Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music and 1995 for her album An Evening with Lena Horne) and was nominated for a Tony in 1958 for her performance in Jamaica (1957-1959). Horne also won a special Tony in 1981 for her one-woman show Lena Horne: The Lady and Her Music. Lightly soiled. Minor surface scratches (not evident head on). Fine condition.

This website image may contain our company watermark. The actual item does not contain this watermark

See more listings from these signers
Make an offer today and get a quick response
Check your account for the status.

Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.

If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.

 

World-Wide Shipping

Fast FedEx and USPS shipping

Authenticity Guaranteed

COA with every purchase

Questions Answered 24/7

Contact us day or night

Submit Offers

Get a quick response