Nina Kristofferson Sings Billie Holiday

The Pheasantry (Chelsea)

Nina Kristofferson is thrilled to be back performing her magical show, ‘Nina Kristofferson’s Billie Holiday Story’ in Concert.  Nina Kristofferson is an International Multi-Award Winning Star, Winner of The Award Of Excellence at the Houses of Parliament BHM, The Wggb Olwen Wymark Tehatre Ecncouragement Award, A Legend Award For The Community & Humanity From Trinidad & Tobago, The Arts Award For Excelence from the GAB Awards, Opera Singing & Making A Difference In The Community Award from the UK Africa Diaspora Forum and Nominations from Whatsonstage Awards.

 

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“For anyone with an appreciation of Billie Holiday’s music, this show is a must-see, tour-de-force, skilfully integrating & faithful account"

Jazzwise Magazine

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As an accomplished actress, writer and singer of many styles encompassing Jazz & Blues to Opera, Nina’s extensive theatre and TV credits include playing Billie Holiday in “Nina Kristofferson’s Billie Holiday Story” (West End, ongoing & No. 1 Tour), Mrs Vanderkieft in The Sting (Wiltons Music Hall’, Medea in “Medea” (Northern Broadsides UK tour), Bess in “Porgy & Bess” (USA), Cleopatra in “Anthony & Cleopatra” (Birmingham), Liz Imbrie “In High Society” (Regent’s Park & West End) Paula Symons in “Doctors” for the BBC, Valerie Ronson in World of Darkness Documentary Feature Film, the Voice of Eve in Dance of Death, Du Lac & Fey Game and Nina Kristofferson’s Billie Holiday Story at The Latitude Festival in July 2019.

As a Singer & Actor, Nina has also worked around the World in Film, TV, Radio including regular appearances on BBC London Radio and an appearance on Colourful Radio as well as being a Co-Presenter for Channel 2 – Talk Radio, Women in Business Radio Show. Nina is also an Event’s Host, Voice Over Actor & Actor for Commercials, the Gaming Industry and countless Theatre projects.  Nina has also been performing Concerts Internationally for many years, including: Nina Kristofferson’s Billie Holiday Story, Deena in Dreamgirlz, Sweet Inspirations in Elvis, Classical & Opera – Soloist, Jazz & Blues Concerts, Motown Concerts, Nina Kristofferson Sings Billie Holiday, Nina Kristofferson’s Timeless (a concert in 5 different languages) in London, around the UK, Europe, Dubai, USA, Hilton Hotel, The Oil Barons Ball, The Pheasantry, Man Group plc, Tesco, Mary K, Grosvenor House, Jewish Events, Zedel’s Crazy Coqs, Channel 4, Damien Hirst and many more Corporate Events.  Nina has now joined the Talent & Rights Management: Kruger Cowne.

“Nina Kristofferson’s acclaimed Billie Holiday Story delivers heart-breaking and dramatic snippets about Lady Day’s...” (The Stage) 

 “Nina Kristofferson has a remarkable range, capable of extreme raunchiness in her lower register and extreme sweetness in her top notes…" Edinburgh Informer

 “Mesmerising” Absolute Radio

 “Humorous, Believable Performance'” Gay Times

 “A Hugely Moving Production” Afridiziak

“A Dazzling and Emotional Account of Vibrant, Soulful Music " The British Blacklist

“A Mesmerizing and Beautiful Performance” Londontheatre1.Com

Nina Kristofferson Sings Billie Holiday is a very intimate and special concert taken from this musical play’s brilliant cocktail of songs and stories from Billie Holiday’s life, featuring some of her greatest hits: God Bless The Child, Lover Man, Strange Fruit, Don’t Explain, All of me and many more. 

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Allan Rogers (Pianist and MD) is also the MD on the Strictly Come Dancing Arena Tour at the O2 and Wembley Arena.  He has enjoyed a long and varied career as a session musician and Musical Director, working with artists such as Cilla Black, Marti Caine, Cliff Richard, Petula Clark, and recently Music Associate for Elaine Paige and Russell Watson. Allan’s TV credits include Record Breakers, Generation Game, Stars in Their Eyes, and One Night with Rod Stewart. Theatre credits include ‘Time’ starring Cliff Richard (Dominion Theatre), ‘A Clockwork Orange’ (RSC, working with Bono and The Edge of U2 on the score), ‘Flamenka’ (Lyric Theatre) and ‘Liberace Live from Heaven’ (Leciester Square Theatre).

Band Lineup

Nina Kristofferson (vocals)

Allan Rogers (piano and MD)