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A Jazz Age Jaunt In Music And Moves: “Ain’t Misbehavin’” At CTC

“Ain’t Misbehavin’” banner at CTC
Chattanooga Theatre Centre
“Ain’t Misbehavin’” banner at CTC

“Ain’t Misbehavin’ - the song by jazz great Fats Waller - was first performed at a Harlem nightclub in New York in 1929.

At that time, what is today known as Chattanooga Theatre Centre was in its first decade.

Now celebrating its centennial season, CTC is presenting “Ain’t Misbehavin’” - the musical revue tribute to Waller that premiered in New York in 1978 - in its Circle Theatre through this Saturday, May 4th.

Brandon Hines and Vincent Hale are two of the cast members for “Ain’t Misbehavin’” at CTC.

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