Pearl – The Janis Joplin Show
The music, obsessions and passions of Janis Joplin
A Vintage Funk Tour
On October 4th 1970, Janis Joplin was found dead from a heroin overdose and in spite of her inevitable self-destruction, Janis was headed for greater musical success with her critically acclaimed album Pearl.
Pearl – The Janis Joplin Show is a jazz, blues, bohemian rock interpretational musical presentation, celebrating a woman who exploded onto the music scene and quickly became the queen of rock ‘n’ roll and mother of thrift shop vintage funk. Joplin continually left audiences speechless with unforgettable hits like Cry Baby, Me and Bobby McGee, Move Over and many more.
Paying homage to the legacy of a captivating woman who stunned fans with her extraordinary performances and simultaneously shattered stereotypes, leaving a life-long impression in the rock ‘n’ roll world.
A story interwoven among 20 hit songs that shaped an era where love was fearless and rules were broken.
Locally supported by 783 ABC Alice Springs.
Saturday 30 July 2016
- 8pm – 10pm
Araluen Arts Centre
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- Adults: $39.00 Concession: $35.00 Friends of the Araluen Arts Centre: $32.00