Charlie Parker’s Yardbird
A journey through the mind of a great jazz legend, Charlie Parker’s Yardbird delves into the personal purgatory of the great American saxophonist. Told through a series of interconnected scenes following his death, Parker attempts to compose his final masterpiece while examining the demons that propelled his genius. Swiftly paced and pulsing with energy, this journey into the mind of a legend will captivate you from its first, blue notes to its final rest.
Charlie Parker's Yardbird is underwritten, in part, by:
The Carol Franc Buck Foundation
The Flinn Foundation
Dr. Martin L. Dresner
John A. Johnson and Patricia Coyne-Johnson
Susan and Lee Berk