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One Night Only: Maureen McGovern
September 16, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$50 – $100
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Tickets: $50, $75 & $100
$100 tickets include exclusive post-show reception with the artists
Award-winning vocalist Maureen McGovern, joined on stage by her music director Jeff Harris, will offer selections from her newest show and upcoming CD, Sing, My Sisters, Sing! in this special appearance at George Street Playhouse.
Ms. McGovern’s powerful new show pays tribute to the iconic women singer/songwriters who changed the texture of American Popular Music. The special performance features the deeply personal and timeless songs of Annie Lennox, Janis Ian, Carole King, Phoebe Snow, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon, Laura Nyro, Kate & Anna McGarrigle, Amanda McBroom, Melissa Manchester and others.
Ms McGovern also pays tribute to her “early singing sisters”: Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, and Annie Ross, who paved the way by writing their own signature songs. The performance includes: “Heart Like A Wheel,” “Natural Woman,” “I Feel The Earth Move,” “Poetry Man,” “Help Me,” “At Seventeen,” “Come In From The Rain,” “A Tisket, A Tasket,” “God Bless The Child,” and more.
Tickets for this special appearance by this iconic vocalist are priced at $50, $75 and $100. The $100 ticket includes an exclusive post-performance reception with the artists. For tickets and information, contact the George Street Playhouse Box Office, 732-246-7717, or visit www.GSPonline.org.
Proceeds of this special event, the first of a season-long series, benefit George Street Playhouse.