Janis – The Story, The Music, The Legend

Take a trip back to the late 1960s with this live musical party night paying tribute to JANIS JOPLIN!

Don’t miss this exciting live tribute to the Queen of 60s Rock ‘n’ Blues
Touring South East Queensland

Brisbane-based vocalist Janice Smithers delivers an amazing recreation of Janis Joplin’s unique vocal style and stage persona, backed by the rockin’ All Star Band.

The two-hour live show takes audiences on a journey through the life and music of the legendary icon.

This is more than a tribute show – JANIS is a wild party inviting patrons to step back to the Woodstock era and join Janis on a ride through music and stories.

Accompanied by narrator Sean Trethaway and a cast of characters, the story of Joplin’s life is weaved through the energetic musical sets.

Experience the sound of classic Janis Joplin tracks performed live, such as Piece of My Heart, Me and Bobby McGee, Cry Baby, Ball and Chain, Mercedez Benz and many more.

This year celebrates 50 years since the release of Janis Joplin’s iconic PEARL album.

The night also incorporates songs of the era by The Doors, Jimi Hendrix and more.

Come dressed in your best psychedlic 60s outfit – prizes for the Best Dressed!

Janis Joplin (1943-1970) was one of the most successful rock stars of her era – the psychedelic late 60s. Known for her powerful vocals and electric stage presence, Joplin was lead singer of Big Brother and The Holding Company, and later a solo artist in her own right, even performing an infamous set at Woodstock in 1969.

Saturday 9 October 7.30pm Majestic Theatre, Pomona

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Information and images supplied by Janice Smithers