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An Evening with Judy Collins

October 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

$45.50 – $65.50
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Season Tickets on sale August 16. Individual tickets on sale August 23, 2021.

Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism. First of all, in the 1960s, she evoked both the idealism and steely determination of a generation united against social and environmental injustices.  As a result, five decades later, her luminescent presence shines brightly as new generations bask in the glow of her iconic 50-album body of work.  Likewise, the award-winning singer-songwriter is esteemed for her imaginative interpretations of traditional and contemporary folk standards as well as her own poetically poignant original compositions.

The award-winning singer-songwriter is esteemed for her imaginative interpretations of traditional and contemporary folk standards and her own poetically poignant original compositions. Her stunning rendition of Joni Mitchell’s “Both Sides Now” from her landmark 1967 album, Wildflowers, has been entered into the Grammy Hall of Fame. Judy’s dreamy and sweetly intimate version of “Send in the Clowns,” a ballad written by Stephen Sondheim for the Broadway musical A Little Night Music, won “Song of the Year” at the 1975 Grammy Awards. She’s garnered several top-ten hits gold- and platinum-selling albums. Recently, contemporary and classic artists such as Rufus Wainwright, Shawn Colvin, Dolly Parton, Joan Baez, and Leonard Cohen honored her legacy with the album Born to the Breed: A Tribute to Judy Collins.

Judy’s most recent collaboration with her as a singer-songwriter is the 2020 television special and album Winter Stories, including critically-acclaimed Norwegian folk artist Jonas Fjeld, and masterful Americana band Chatham County Line. Winter Stories is a collection of classics, new tunes, and a few surprises, featuring spirited lead vocal turns, breathtaking duets, and Judy’s stunning harmony singing.

Judy is as creatively vigorous as ever, writing, touring worldwide, and nurturing fresh talent. She is a modern-day Renaissance woman who is also an accomplished painter, filmmaker, record label head, musical mentor, and an in-demand keynote speaker for mental health and suicide prevention. She continues to create music of hope and healing that lights up the world and speaks to the heart.

Judy Collins Website

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Date:
October 3
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$45.50 – $65.50
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Organizer

Clayton Center for the Arts
Phone:
865-981-8590
Email:
info@claytonartscenter.com

Venue

Ronald and Lynda Nutt Theatre
502 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway
Maryville, TN 37804 United States
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Phone:
865-981-8590