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A Night With Janis Joplin - SHOW DETAILS

Opening
Monday, February 08, 2016
Closing
Sunday, February 21, 2016
Venue
Address
651 Yonge St, Toronto
Company
URL
Phone
416.872.1212
Category
Musical - Tribute -
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Description

Like a comet that burns far too brightly to last, Janis Joplin exploded onto the music scene in 1967 and, almost overnight, became the queen of rock & roll. The unmistakable voice, filled with raw emotion and tinged with Southern Comfort, made her a must-see headliner from Monterey to Woodstock.

Now, you're invited to share an evening with the woman and her influences in the new Broadway musical, A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN.

Fueled by such unforgettable songs as "Me and Bobby McGee," "Piece of My Heart," "Mercedes Benz," "Cry Baby" and "Summertime," a remarkable cast and a breakout performance by Mary Bridget Davies, A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN, written and directed by Randy Johnson, is a musical journey celebrating Janis and her biggest musical influences-icons like Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Odetta, Nina Simone and Bessie Smith, who inspired one of rock & roll's greatest legends.
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