Jeree Wade

Jeree Wade and the Frank Owens trio featuring:
Adam Wade and Ty Stephens
Wilbur Bascomb on bass
David Silliman on drums
Sharon Brooks and Janet van Cline on vocals
Montclair actress and singer, Jeree Wade, became known to the Professional Theatre and The New York Stage with her Off- Broadway Show … SHADES OF HARLEM which ran at the Village Gate 1984-5 and toured off and on from 1986 ? 2002 without missing a year. The final show was presented in Little Rock Arkansas at the Woodlands Auditorium but not before she produced it in her in her new home, Monclair at Luna Stage also in 2002. Photographs of SHADES OF HARLEM in Little Rock at the Woodlands Theatre can be found on Google Images by simply typing in SHADES OF HARLEM. 119 Beautiful photographs. ?TO BE EXACT!
For 25 years, Jeree has been married to Adam Wade actor and singer, well known to the more mature musical audiences ? for his hits, RUYBE, and TELL HER FOR ME and for his numerous appearances on T.V. as an actor and in many commercials. Most of all? for being the first African American to host a national TV Game Show MUSICAL CHAIRS on CBS. Jeree is proud to have Adam as her special guest at her Trumpets Engagement. He is on leave from the National Touring Company of THE COLOR PURPLE in which he has the role of Ole Mister. He signed on for another year and has been in the show from Feb 2006. That said, he is looking forward to down time in Montclair and at Trumpets which he says is like the Night Clubs of the old days where good music and jazz , and good company were the key. He enjoys Montclair for it?s Diversity and commitment to the arts. Another Montclarian, Ty Stephens, singer, dancer and director extraordinaire will also be a guest artist. Jeree?s long time Musical Director along with the FRANK OWENS TRIO featuring Jerseys own Greg Bueford on drums and New York?s Clyde Billard on bass. Also a special guest appearances from a Great Lady of song Gail Nelson and a talented young and yet veteran performer, singer and actress and producer Corinna ?Sowers Adler. Jeree also has a surprise guest. You will have to wait for that name!
Jeree and Adam are a part of SONGBIRDS UNLIMITED PRODUCTIONS and are still producing. Their last successful production d