Celebrating the life and career of Janis Joplin, A Night With Janis Joplin the musical has won over the audiences for its brilliant execution. Huffington Post has described the production as “Rocks the roof to the rafters.” It is not only the music about the legendry artist but also the performance and commendable effort by the creative team that go on to make the show a success. The combination of these factors has led to a high demand for A Night With Janis Joplin tickets.
The production tells the story of Janis Joplin, who emerged on the music scene in late sixties. Quickly she became a rock sensation. Although she died at the young age of 27, she went on to achieve amazing stardom in her short career. Immortalized by her music she won a large number of fans in her life and grew in popularity after death as well. Ranked among the ‘100 Greatest Artists of All Time’ by Rolling Stone, she has the distinction of being a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee.
The musical production is a tribute to the artist and her music. Following her musical journey, it includes information on her personal life and her musical inspirations. Included are the hits by the legend which hold great appeal for the audience.
Cast and Creative:
The musical boasts of some big names in its creative team. The production has been written and directed by Randy Johnson who has a reputation for creating outclass musical tribute shows. Choreography for the production has been done by Patricia Wilcox. Her distinctions include winning an Astaire Award. Her superb talent yet again shines through in her choreography for A Night With Janis Joplin. Since the musical depicts the yesteryears star, it brings to life the vibrant attire of the era, which has been wonderfully designed by Amy Clark.
To tell the story of the legendry artist, the musical features some of the most amazing performers of today. Among these is Mary Bridget Davies who plays the lead role. Winner of Cleveland Critics Circle Award in the ‘Best Actress in a Musical’ category, she has essayed her role with a certain grace and finesse that will surely be appreciated by the fans of Janis Joplin.