Josephine Baker and the legacy of fervor

Josephine Baker and the legacy of fervor


May 16, 2022    
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm


The Alliance Française de Chicago
54 W. Chicago Ave. , Chicago, IL, 60654

Event Type

A grand finale for both Chicago Paris Cabaret Connexion and Chicago Cabaret Week 2022. In Person – In French & English. Ten performers from Paris and Chicago pay tribute to an extraordinary woman and artist! Featuring Michèle Barbier, who served as Josephine’s personal assistant. With Evelyn Danner, Lynne Jordan, Mylène Launay, Ava Logan, Patrick Pernet, Maryline Rollet, Clotilde Rullaud, Christine Steyer, Wilfried Touati, Kat Victoria, and Claudia Hommel as emcee. Admission Members $25/Non-members $35 including a glass of bubbles.

Michèle Barbier will sign copies of her new book, Joséphine Baker, les dernières années ; La renaissance d’une étoile. She will be joined by Emmanuel Bonini, author of La véritable Joséphine Baker .

Reserve your place now.

(Admission to the concert is included when registering for the entire Connexion conference.)