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The Shy Sheks

Presented by Suzette’s Creperie at Suzette's Creperie, Wheaton IL

Jul 29 2022
The Shy Sheks

Come out to Suzette’s to see this rivoting duo perform favorites from the hot jazz club era of Paris, into 20s–40s blues and even a few hits from musical theatre and film.

The Shy Sheks name comes from a silent film from 1925 called "The Lady Of The Night," featuring Norma Shearer. A character in the film says she has to leave to entertain some "shy sheiks from Cheyenne". The term Sheik was a popular term in the 1920s that meant that someone was fashionable.
The Shy Sheks Jazz Duo, Nicolas and Cassondra Ruiz, playfully saunter through a few of our favorite musical genres. Traditional jazz, which celebrates the nation's finest improvisers from the 1920s and 30s,

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Suzette's Creperie

221 W. Front Street, Wheaton, IL 60187

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