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Nanci Griffith

 
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Bio:
Griffith was an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter, raised in Austin, Texas, who lived in Nashville, Tennessee. Griffith appeared many times on the PBS music program Austin City Limits starting in 1985 (season 10). In 1994 she won a Grammy Award for the album Other Voices, Other ... (read complete bio)
 
Nanci Griffith Headshot

Bio:
Griffith was an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter, raised in Austin, Texas, who lived in Nashville, Tennessee. Griffith appeared many times on the PBS music program Austin City Limits starting in 1985 (season 10). In 1994 she won a Grammy Award for the album Other Voices, Other ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
1994
Performer - Vocals, Guitar

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1994]
Guitar, Vocals

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
1994
Performer - Vocals, Guitar

Productions

Guitar, Vocals

Nanci Griffith Biography

Griffith was an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter, raised in Austin, Texas, who lived in Nashville, Tennessee. Griffith appeared many times on the PBS music program Austin City Limits starting in 1985 (season 10). In 1994 she won a Grammy Award for the album Other Voices, Other Rooms.

Griffith toured with various other artists, including Buddy Holly's band, The Crickets; John Prine; Iris DeMent; Suzy Bogguss; and Judy Collins. Griffith recorded duets with many artists, among them Emmylou Harris, Mary Black, John Prine, Don McLean, Jimmy Buffett, Dolores Keane, Willie Nelson, Adam Duritz (singer of Counting Crows), The Chieftains, John Stewart; and Darius Rucker (lead singer of Hootie & the Blowfish). Griffith had a backing band which she referred to as "The Blue Moon Orchestra".




Nanci Griffith News

New Season Announced at Perth Concert Hall and Perth Theatre Photo New Season Announced at Perth Concert Hall and Perth Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2022

Perth Concert Hall and Perth Theatre have created four different covers for their July to December brochure to highlight the broad range of entertainment they have on offer over the next season.

Audra McDonald & More to Launch PTown Memorial Day Weekend 2022 Photo Audra McDonald & More to Launch PTown Memorial Day Weekend 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2022

Historic six-time Tony Award Winner Audra McDonald, star of Broadway’s The Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess, Carousel, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill and HBO’s The Gilded Age, opens the Town Hall series on May 29 with Seth Rudetsky as music director and host.

SOUTHERN FRIED Returns For One Night Only Photo SOUTHERN FRIED Returns For One Night Only
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 29, 2022

American roots music fans can rekindle the spirit of Perth's popular Southern Fried Festival at two special gigs on Saturday 30 July. The award-winning festival hasn't taken place since summer 2018, but organisers are set to delight Southern Fried's loyal following with this exclusive one-night edition of the event.

Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center Welcomes Sweet Baby James, Tom Rush, and Danny  Photo Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center Welcomes Sweet Baby James, Tom Rush, and Danny Paisley For Folk, and Bluegrass One-Night Only Concerts
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2022

Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center welcomes three folk and bluegrass artists this spring as part of the ongoing music series at the arts center.  Sweet Baby James, – the #1 James Taylor Tribute Artist comes to Uptown! Saturday,  April 30th at 7:30pm.

BWW Review: MAC AWARDS CEREMONY at Symphony Space Featuring The Photography of Helane Photo BWW Review: MAC AWARDS CEREMONY at Symphony Space Featuring The Photography of Helane Blumfield
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 15, 2022

The thirty-sixth annual MAC Awards were presented on Tuesday night in a ceremony that was widely remarked upon for the length of its duration.

WE'RE BACK! Comes to 53 Above Broadway Next Month Photo WE'RE BACK! Comes to 53 Above Broadway Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

2019 MAC Hanson Award recipient Teresa Fischer and recent NY Independent Theater Award winner Mary Sheridan come back to the cabaret stage with an evening of musical delights. 

THE CRICKETS to Celebrate 65th Anniversary of First Hit Photo THE CRICKETS to Celebrate 65th Anniversary of First Hit
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 8, 2022

The Crickets will celebrate the 65th anniversary of their very first hit song this year, “That’ll Be The Day,” the iconic rock and roll classic written by Buddy Holly and Jerry Allison (produced by Norman Petty, who also received songwriting credit). To help kick off the yearlong celebration, CBS Sunday Morning will air a profile on the band on January 9, 2022.

Teresa Fischer & Mary Sheridan Will Return to 53 Above Broadway with WE'RE BACK! Photo Teresa Fischer & Mary Sheridan Will Return to 53 Above Broadway with WE'RE BACK!
by Gigi Gervais - Oct 16, 2021

Two of NYC’s award-winning singers join forces to interpret songs of love and belonging that reach into the rich history of Broadway and pop gems from yesterday and today.  2019 MAC Hanson Award recipient Teresa Fischer and recent NY Independent Theater Award winner Mary Sheridan come back to the cabaret stage with an evening of musical delights.  

Artists Come Together To Pay Tribute To Nanci Griffith At Club Passim This Week Photo Artists Come Together To Pay Tribute To Nanci Griffith At Club Passim This Week
by Stephi Wild - Sep 18, 2021

More than a dozen artists including Lisa Bastoni, Sadie Gustafson-Zook and Rob Siegel will perform some of Griffith's greatest songs from her 36 year career.

BWW Review: Meg Flather and Tracy Stark Bring Life, Love, and Girl Power to The West  Photo BWW Review: Meg Flather and Tracy Stark Bring Life, Love, and Girl Power to The West Bank Cafe
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 1, 2021

It's been a long time for Meg Flather and for her fans, but everyone left The West Bank sated and smiling after a dinner music set that ranks as full-blown cabaret show.


Nanci Griffith Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Nanci Griffith been in?
Nanci Griffith has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Nanci Griffith been in?
Nanci Griffith has not appeared in the West End