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A Night with Janis Joplin–the Musical at 11AM Part of the Musicals on Screen
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.
From Broadway to the cinema screen, you’re invited to share an evening with the woman and her musical influences in the Tony Award® nominated Broadway musical sensation, 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 breakout performances, A Night with Janis Joplin, written by Randy Johnson and directed by Emmy Award® Winner David Horn and 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.
Doors open 30 minutes prior to start
Drinks & concessions available for purchase
CREDITS AND PRODUCTION NOTES
Key Actors: Mary Bridget Davies (Janis Joplin), Tawney Dolley (Etta James), Ashley Tamar Davis (Aretha Franklin), Aurianna Angelique (Bessie Smith), Jennifer Leigh Warren (Blues Singer)
Producers: Gio Messale, Mitch Owgang
Executive Producers: Stewart F. Lane, Bonnie Comley, David Horn, Presented in Further Association with the Estate of Janis Joplin
Directors: David Horn (Screen), Randy Johnson (Stage)
Writer: Randy Johnson
Origin Country: USA
Genres: Musical, Drama – Biographical
Runtime: 117 minutes
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