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The Civic, Thursday 17th October

Ladies in the Blues – Celebrate the power of women in the evolution of blues music, from the gospel roots of the 1920's through vaudeville & jazz up to 1960's blues-rock.

Having received standing ovations nationwide, this show takes you on a women's journey, honouring pioneers such as Ella Fitzgerald, Etta James, Nina Simone, Ma Rainey, Billie Holiday, Janis Joplin and many more – through song and iconic visuals. The show journeys from the first recording of the blues by Mamie Smith in 1920 through the decades up to the 60s with Janis Joplin. This all Irish cast includes four female singers and a crackin' blues sideband.


Date:
Thursday 17th October
Time:
8.00pm - 10.00pm
Price:
€24 | €26
Address:
Civic Theatre, Tallaght, Dublin 24, Ireland

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