Jubilant Sykes On "Breath & Imagination"
Catch him in the show at Hartford Stage, playing singer Roland Hayes.
If you follow music, you might know the work of Jubilant Sykes as a recording artist, and as a guest performer with orchestras. He's starring right now at Hartford Stage Company in a biographical play about another singer whose story begins during Reconstruction, "Breath & Imagination". Roland Hayes re-wrote the rules about what African-American vocalists could do.