Justin Vivian Bond: London Calling
After the enthusiastic reactions from the three sold out houses in February, Viv has decided to continue their musical association game inspired by the career of sultry songbird Julie London begun with A Julie Valentine at Joe’s Pub.
“In a flight of fancy Mx Bond creates a play list for Julie London’s imagined, unrecorded record -a follow up to her under-played, and under-appreciated 1968 pop album Yummy, Yummy, Yummy.
Yummy, Yummy, Yummy was Julie’s final release from Liberty Records, known as The House That Julie Built, when she became a star with the classic torch song “Cry Me a River,” written by her high school sweetheart and released in 1955 on her eponymous record Julie Is Her Name.
She never recorded another album. But if she had, it might have been…
Musical Direction and Arrangement by Matt Ray
Photo Credit: Lia Clay for Gayletter. Styled by Christopher Rao
6PM March 10 - 12
9PM March 15 - 17
For last-minute tickets, please visit our Box Office at 425 Lafayette Street. Web sales and phone sales end when doors open, and tickets may be available for in-person, walk-up sale right before the show begins.