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