Ella, July 21 & 28 OR Improvisations, July 24 & 26

Mighty Mo Combo

Show Information:

TWO SHOWS TO CHOOSE FROM! Eboni Fondren portrays Ella Fitzgerald, 100 years after her birth, with local jazz band Mighty Mo Combo in a SPECIAL ENGAGEMENT, July 21 & 28 only. Hear Eboni's beautiful vocals accompanied by big-band sound with selections like "A-Tisket, A-Tasket," and "Caravan." Or select the alternate show "Improvisations," on July 24 & 26 with Mini Mo Combo, our new improvisational jazz combo. Attend both shows and sit back for some cool jazz!


City Stage at Union Station

30 West Pershing

Kansas City, MO 64108

Show Times

July 21 - Friday - 7:30pm

July 24 - Monday - 6:00pm

July 26 -Wednesday - 10:30pm

July 28 - Friday - 7:30pm




60 Minutes


All Ages




  1. Doug Adair on July 22, 2017 at 1:53 am

    Eboni gave me chills! Wonderful hearing the original Nelson Riddle and Billy May charts too. Mighty Mo Combo rocks.

  2. Denise Deckert on July 22, 2017 at 11:12 pm

    Ella takes you back to the big band era in style. Great show!

  3. Jim on July 23, 2017 at 3:51 pm

    See this show if you possibly can. Nice Jazz orchestra and great vocal performance.

  4. Ian and Beverly Jennings on July 24, 2017 at 2:00 am

    Eboni has a tremendous voice, you think Ella is still alive! Great backing from the band too. My complaint is that there are only two performances at the Fringe, there should be more………….Eboni also does a great job talking about Ella between the songs. I would have liked them to have performed my favorite song of Ella’s; Manhattan, but no matter. Do not miss this show!

  5. Leslie Longberg on July 29, 2017 at 3:58 pm

    The Mighty Mo Combo continues to shine in the variety and artistry of their performances. This focus on Ella was awesome. Eboni Fondren presents an awesome performance that Ella would praise. With several good performances at this venue, this is my selection for Best of the Fringe. If Ella is selected, I will go to view it again.

  6. Carol Ducak on August 10, 2017 at 1:35 pm

    I loved this show. Eboni Fondren was wonderful and the Mighty Mo Combo supported her well. There was time for an encore. I was sorry one had not been prepared.

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