location

Folsom Lake College , 10 College Parkway, Folsom, CA 95630

Why See ?

Spend an evening with the Queen of Rock and Roll

A Night With Janis Joplin has already made a name for itself playing Broadway, and you're invited to share an evening with the woman and her influences in the musical.

Helmed by the critically acclaimed Broadway director Randy Johnson, the production is a musical journey celebrating the inspirations and music of the tragic and immensely talented Joplin. Her distinctive voice, charisma and public battle with drugs and alcohol made her one of Rock and Roll's most memorable stars, though she was only in the limelight for the final three years of her life.

What is A Night With Janis Joplin About?

The show takes the form of a Joplin concert at the peak of her fame, transporting the audience back in time with an authentic stage design of retro proportions. Throughout the course of the evening, Joplin punctuates her rousing performances of classics like 'Mercedes Benz' and 'Piece of My Heart' with biographical asides, introducing her influences. These inspiring females include Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Nina Simone and more!

show content hide content

Additional Information

Dates

Performance date: 1 January 1970

Cast and Creative

Cast

Mary Bridget Davies as Janis Joplin

Kelly D. Mcintyre as Alternate Janis Joplin


Creative

Playwright and Director - Randy Johnson

Original Music Director and Arrangement - Len Rhodes

Choreographer - Patricia Wilcox

Set and Lighting Design - Justin Townsend

Costume Design - Amy Clark

Sound Design - Carl Casella

Projection Design - Darrel Maloney

Music Director - Ross Seligman

Awards

Tony Award nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical.

About Sacramento Theater: We are an independent show guide with no affiliation to any venue or show. Some of the tickets offered for sale are resale tickets that may be priced above or below face value.

Next available performances

Sun, Dec 17

-

-

Mon, Dec 18

-

-

Tue, Dec 19

-

-

Wed, Dec 20

-

-

Thu, Dec 21

-

-

Fri, Dec 22

-

-

Sat, Dec 23

-

-

View all times and dates

Nearby

Venue home

Venue home

location

Location

hotels

Hotels

Additional Information

seating chart
SeatingSeating map

Spread the word!

Keep up to date!

Straight to your inbox

Please note: The term Stage One - Three Stages and/or as well as all associated graphics, logos, and/or other tradermarks, tradenames or copyrights are the property of the Stage One - Three Stages and/or and are used herein for factual descriptive purposes only. We are in no way associated with or authorized by the Stage One - Three Stages and/or and neither that entity nor any of its affiliates have licensed or endorsed us to sell tickets, goods and or services in conjunction with their events.