Anita's Theatre Thirroul

The official website of Anita's Theatre, a premiere live music and theatre venue, nestled in the beautiful town of Thirroul, close to the major centres of Sydney and Wollongong.

Anita's Theatre is a premier live music and theatre venue for hire, nestled in the beautiful town of Thirroul, close to the major centres of Sydney and Wollongong.

Pearl: The Janis Joplin Show

  • Anita's Theatre

Price: $40.00
All Ages Event

Doors open: 7pm
Show starts: 8pm

Pearl - The Janis Joplin Show

The music, obsessions and passions of Janis Joplin

 

Starring Australian blues triple chain award winner Liza Ohlback

 

On 4th October 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 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” and “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 amongst 20 hit songs that shaped an era where love was fearless and rules were broken.

“ White girls just needed to get dirtier! Janis felt she was dirty enough” !

 

More details and tour dates  www.pearljanisjoplin.com.au

 

 

Writer Producer : Chris Keeble – www.ckck.com.au

Musical Director: Jeremy Edwards