WORCESTER – Great ready to sing your heart out with the music of Janis Joplin at Worcester’s Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts.
For two shows — 2 PM and 7 PM on Sunday, Sept. 15 — the hit musical A Night with Janis Joplin is coming to downtown Worcester.
Tickets go on sale to members today — Tuesday, June 18 at 10 AM and to the general public next week, on Tuesday, June 25 at 10 AM.
Janis Joplin exploded onto the music scene in 1967 and became the queen of rock and roll. With an unmistakable voice, raw emotion and tinged with Southern comfort, Joplin’s was a voice that made her a must-see headliner from Monterey to Woodstock.
With unforgettable songs such as “Me and Bobby McGee,” “Piece of My Heart,” “Mercedes Benz,” “Cry Baby” and “Summertime,” Joplin changed music history.
The New York Times said that A Night with Janis Joplin “rocks the house.” Created, written and directed by Randy Johnson and starring Tony® nominated actress Mary Bridget Davies as Janis Joplin, A Night with Janis Joplin is a musical that’s staged like a rock concert that audiences never want to end.
Tickets to A Night with Janis Joplin start at $35, with a limited number of VIP packages available. Discounts are available to members of The Hanover Theatre and groups of 10 or more. Tickets are available online at TheHanoverTheatre.org, by phone at 877.571.SHOW (7469) or at The Hanover Theatre box office located at 2 Southbridge Street in downtown Worcester.
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