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To have been doing what I love for so long and then to have the added bonus of this new experience, a LIVE theatrical event on television AND in the same month BroadwayHD begins streaming â€Ĺ"A Night with Janis Joplin" January 19th (where I play the Blues

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Kacee Clanton and Ashley Tamar Davis

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06/09/2017
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Kacee Clanton, Sylvia MacCalla and Ashley Tamar Davis

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Janis Joplin News

Jim Irsay Collection Acquires Janis Joplin 'Me and Bobby McGee' Acoustic Guitar Photo Jim Irsay Collection Acquires Janis Joplin 'Me and Bobby McGee' Acoustic Guitar
by Michael Major - Jun 22, 2022

Joplin eventually would record the song in Los Angeles a few days before her October 1970 death. Released as a single a few months later, it went on to become her signature song and only number one hit. After her death, her J-45 was given to close friend and collaborator Bob Neuwirth, who taught her Bobby McGee and co-wrote with her Mercedes Benz. 

LILY THE TIGER Comes to Cotuit Next Week Photo LILY THE TIGER Comes to Cotuit Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2022

On Tuesday, June 28, at 7:30 pm, a “campfire version” of Dana McCoy’s rock musical Lily the Tiger will be presented in the outdoor theater of Cotuit Center for the Arts, Cotuit, MA.

Austin's The Caughtery Release 'The Uninvited' Photo Austin's The Caughtery Release 'The Uninvited'
by Michael Major - Jun 20, 2022

LISA TINGLE and DAVID GAYLER worked with TIM PALMER (Robert Plant, Ozzy Osbourne, Tin Machine, The Mission, U2, Pearl Jam), who also contributes guitar on 'Fragile'. This EP also features TOM BRECHTLEIN (Eric Johnson, Robben Ford, Al DiMeola, Jean-Luc Ponty and Rickie Lee Jones) and RICKY PHILLIPS (Styx, Coverdale/Page, Bad English, The Babys).

VIDEO: Nicky Egan Drops Her New Music Video 'This Life' Photo VIDEO: Nicky Egan Drops Her New Music Video 'This Life'
by Michael Major - Jun 7, 2022

Nicky Egan continues to make a steady mark in the music scene, carving out a unique journey and solidifying herself as a multi-talented creative and multi-instrumentalist. She’s performed all over the country fronting her own musical projects along with as a hired-gun for Chicano Batman, Tune-Yards, Carla Morrison, and Turkuaz to name a few.

VIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for DIARY OF A WIMPY KID THE MUSICAL Photo VIDEO: Check Out the Trailer for DIARY OF A WIMPY KID THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022

Children's Theatre Company is presenting Diary of a Wimpy Kid the Musical, the smash hit production based on The New York Times best-selling Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series and media franchise. Watch the trailer now!

Las Vegas Symphony Orchestra Makes UK Debut With THE KING SYMPHONIC: THE MUSIC OF ELV Photo Las Vegas Symphony Orchestra Makes UK Debut With THE KING SYMPHONIC: THE MUSIC OF ELVIS PRESLEY at Cadogan Hall
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2022

Playing in London for the first time ever, the acclaimed Las Vegas Symphony Orchestra are delighted to bring their US hit show – The King Symphonic: The Music of Elvis Presley – to London's Cadogan Hall on 17th June 2022.

#MarchOnBroadway Presents THE FUNCTION A Queer Juneteenth Concert Celebration Photo #MarchOnBroadway Presents THE FUNCTION A Queer Juneteenth Concert Celebration
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2022

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents 'THE FUNCTION: A Queer Juneteenth Concert Celebration.' The two time Gold Anthem Award winning March On Broadway team reunites to bring you 'THE FUNCTION;' A queer centered concert celebration of the powerful black history that is Juneteenth, featuring black Broadway, TV, and Recording Stars from across the gamut.

The 43rd Annual Telly Awards Winners Announced Photo The 43rd Annual Telly Awards Winners Announced
by Michael Major - May 24, 2022

The Telly Awards, the world’s largest honor for video and television content across all screens, announced this year’s winners, including a variety of top-tier brands and organizations as well as smaller media companies such as ViacomCBS, Warner Bros. Check out the full list of winners now!

Perryscope Productions Partners With Daryl Hall and John Oates for All Manufacturing, Photo Perryscope Productions Partners With Daryl Hall and John Oates for All Manufacturing, Licensing & E-Commerce of Brand's Merchandise
by Michael Major - May 23, 2022

Perryscope’s current roster of legacy artists includes Pink Floyd, AC/DC, David Bowie, The Police, Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Janis Joplin, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Juan Gabriel, and the Woodstock Festival, among others.

KURT + COURTNEY Comes to Arlene's Grocery in June Photo KURT + COURTNEY Comes to Arlene's Grocery in June
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2022

It's time to rage. Performer Mark Mauriello (OSCAR at The Crown, The Neon Coven) brings a concert tribute to the prince and princess of grunge to famed Lower East Side punk venue Arlene's Grocery on Monday, June 13th. The one-night-only event titled “kurt + courtney” will feature hits and deep cuts from Nirvana and Hole, as well as artists who influenced and have been inspired by the legendary couple.

Janis Joplin Videos

VIDEO: First Look at the Newly Updated DIARY OF A WIMPY KID THE MUSICAL at Children's VideoVIDEO: First Look at the Newly Updated DIARY OF A WIMPY KID THE MUSICAL at Children's Theatre Company
by Stage Tube - May 2, 2022

Children’s Theatre Company is presenting Diary of a Wimpy Kid the Musical, the smash hit production based on The New York Times best-selling Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series and media franchise.

BWW Exclusive: Watch Nick Cordero's Last Public Performance, 'Dear Hate'- The Single  VideoBWW Exclusive: Watch Nick Cordero's Last Public Performance, 'Dear Hate'- The Single Is Available Now!
by Stage Tube - Jan 20, 2021

Just yesterday, Americans paused to remember the 400,000 lives lost to COVID-19 in a special ceremony at our nation's capital. One of those lives was beloved Broadway veteran Nick Cordero.  Today, Broadway Records has announced the release of Nick’s last public performance, a song with the timely message that love conquers all despite the existence of hate.

VIDEO: Watch NaTasha Yvette Williams Perform 'Hope' by Jason Robert Brown at SubCultu VideoVIDEO: Watch NaTasha Yvette Williams Perform 'Hope' by Jason Robert Brown at SubCulture
by Stage Tube - Jun 4, 2020

SubCulture released a video of NaTasha Yvette Williams performing 'Hope', with music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown.

Newly Formed Pike & Sutton Team Up With Blues Traveler's John Popper for 'New Year's  VideoNewly Formed Pike & Sutton Team Up With Blues Traveler's John Popper for 'New Year's Resolution'
by Abigail Charpentier - Dec 6, 2019

Austin-based duo Pike & Sutton recently announced their new self-titled band project earlier this fall. Led by 'hometown favorites' (Austin American-Statesman) Patrice Pike and Wayne Sutton, the band has evolved out of the longtime alternative rock band Sister 7 and will release their debut full-length Heart Is A Compass in early 2020. To close out the year, they've teamed up with Blues Traveler's John Popper for a reimagined version of Otis Redding and Carla Thomas' classic 'New Year's Resolution.'

Tony Award Nominee Mary Bridget Davies Releases 'The Right of Way' VideoTony Award Nominee Mary Bridget Davies Releases 'The Right of Way'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 25, 2019

Today, Broadway Records /1650 Records /LOML Records released 'The Right of Way' from Tony-nominated singer Mary Bridget Davies. This is the first track from Stay With Me:  The Reimagined Songs of Jerry Ragovoy, to be released in January 2020. Written by the renowned songwriter, this is the first time the track has been recorded and released. 'The Right of Way' showcases Davies' powerful vocals, honed over many years as Janis Joplin in Love Janis and A Night With Janis Joplin.

VIDEO: THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Begins Previews At Baltimore Stage VideoVIDEO: THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Begins Previews At Baltimore Stage
by Stage Tube - Oct 9, 2019

The new play THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN starts previews tomorrow at Baltimore Center Stage.

Cara MĂ­a Theatre Announces Upcoming Season VideoCara MĂ­a Theatre Announces Upcoming Season
by Julie Musbach - Jul 9, 2019

Cara Mia Theatre's 24th anniversary season will be the most diverse and inclusive season in the company's history, according to Executive Artistic Director David Lozano.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At ATLANTIS: A NEW MUSICAL at Virginia Repertory Theatre VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At ATLANTIS: A NEW MUSICAL at Virginia Repertory Theatre
by Stage Tube - Apr 18, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the opening of Atlantis: A New Musical on Friday, April 12, 2019 at the November Theatre/Arenstein Stage, 114 West Broad Street. The show will run through Sunday, May 5, 2019. Previews will be on Wednesday, April 10 and Thursday, April 11, 2019.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At ATLANTIS: A NEW MUSICAL at Virginia Repertory Theatre VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At ATLANTIS: A NEW MUSICAL at Virginia Repertory Theatre
by Stage Tube - Apr 15, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre announces the opening of Atlantis: A New Musical on Friday, April 12, 2019 at the November Theatre/Arenstein Stage, 114 West Broad Street. The show will run through Sunday, May 5, 2019. Previews will be on Wednesday, April 10 and Thursday, April 11, 2019.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Norm Lewis, Jessie Mueller, and Rosie O'Donnell in THE MUS VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At Norm Lewis, Jessie Mueller, and Rosie O'Donnell in THE MUSIC MAN
by Alan Henry - Feb 14, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts' Broadway Center Stage production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man starring Tony Award® nominee Norm Lewis (Porgy and Bess) as Harold Hill, Tony Award®-winning actress Jessie Mueller (Waitress, Carousel, Beautiful) as Marian Paroo, and Broadway, film, and television star Rosie O'Donnell as Mrs. Paroo. The semi-staged concert production is directed by Marc Bruni (Beautiful, Broadway Center Stage: How to Succeed...) with choreography by Chris Bailey (Jerry Springer: The Opera, The New Yorkers at Encores!) and music direction by James Moore (Miss Saigon, the Kennedy Center's Follies and Ragtime).


Janis Joplin Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Janis Joplin written?
Janis Joplin has written 2 shows including Summer 69 (Composer/Lyricist), A Night With Janis Joplin (Composer).