Black Mountain Center for the Arts Theatre
Theatre for and with the People of Western North Carolina
2021-2022 Theatre Season
The Life of Mrs. Cole Porter
Fridays/Saturdays @ 7pm
Sundays @ 2pm
In this tour-de-force one-woman show, Linda Lee Thomas (Mrs. Cole Porter), candidly recounts, through song and story, her life’s journey with Cole Porter. Though Porter was gay, their companionship and love lasted through 35 years of marriage and a spectacular, glamour-filled life. With innovative arrangements, the timeless music and lyrics of Cole Porter weave through the compelling narrative of Love, Linda, examining the darker sides of their life, while also celebrating the deep love that blossomed through their unconventional relationship.