Troi Bechet brings a legend to life in this new celebration of Mahalia Jackson, queen of gospel, from her early days in a shotgun shack in New Orleans to her international success as a singer and civil rights leader. Bechet wrote and stars in the story and song that illuminates the struggles and triumphs of this home-grown American icon.


  • Occurred Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
  • Occurred Sunday, May 12th, 2019 @ 3:00 pm


Southern Rep Theatre

2541 Bayou Rd
New Orleans, LA 70119