“Phillip Lamar Boykin shows what can be done with the human voice in Honeysuckle Rose. Boykin has toured the world as an opera and pop opera singer, and has an incredible vocal range, going from clear falsetto to basso profundo in one breath. But here, he also gets to show his considerable comedic talents, with… Read more »
“And its hard to imagine a voice stronger than that of Phillip Boykin, who sang the best rendition of “Ol’ Man River” that I can remember.” Boykin with barrel-deep bass, exhibited exceptional control, even as his voice dived down to the depths on the last word of the line, “Get a little drunk and you… Read more »
“Despite the relatively small role of his character, Joe, the Greenville S.C. native leads the cast members because of his rendition of the show’s signature song, “Ol’ Man River“.