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A Night with Janis Joplin - CLOSED

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BB King Blues Club....

Great venue. Mary Bridget Davies was awesome as Janis! She was very funny also. Band was awesome... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2014
Kym C
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Westlake Village
A trip back in time

If you close your eyes, you will think that Janice is onstage. Mary Bridget Davies is phenomenal... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2014
Traveler123341
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Croydon
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“GREAT MUSIC- NOT QUITE WHAT I EXPECTED”
6 Aug 2014
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Reviewed 17 September 2014

This show is now closed. We got cheap tickets at TKTS. Fab Theatre but only 1 toilet up the top there at the back- long line :) The music was fabulous but we weren't quite expecting someone to be talking to us as if she...More

Date of experience: October 2013
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Reviewed 7 August 2014

Great venue. Mary Bridget Davies was awesome as Janis! She was very funny also. Band was awesome. Fun evening!

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Kym C
Reviewed 24 April 2014

If you close your eyes, you will think that Janice is onstage. Mary Bridget Davies is phenomenal. She not only sounds like Janice, she has her mannerisms, and resembles her. She becomes Janice and totally draws you in. It is obvious that Mary studied Janice...More

Date of experience: March 2014
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Reviewed 17 April 2014 via mobile

Mary Bridget Davies is an amazing actress who captured the true essence of the Great Janis Joplin You feel like you are at a Janis Joplin Concert Walking through the Women who inspired her in her career Etta James, Nina Simon and others Her Vocal...More

Date of experience: December 2013
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Reviewed 10 March 2014

The best part of the show for me was how the singers who influenced Janis were brought into the production. Each one was a great singer in her own right. I thoroughly enjoyed the show.

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank CML3334
Reviewed 19 February 2014 via mobile

It is a great show, almost an off-broadway one. But you feel like you are seeing the real Janis Joplin, and more Etta James, Ella Fitzgerald, Nina Simone. Great singers.

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank Catarina07
Reviewed 10 February 2014

We had a great time at the show! There isn't a bad seat at the theater! We would definitely recommend it to people of "a certain age".

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Cynhoff
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Let me share with you a letter I sent to the Chairman and President of the Shubert Organization...all I've heard are crickets: January 20th, 2014 Attention: Mr. Philip J. Smith-Chairman, Mr. Robert E. Wankel-President Mr. Smith & Mr. Wankel, On 1/19/14 I had two tickets...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank comfieslippers
Reviewed 5 February 2014

I love Janice Joplin and have listened to her music since the 60"s. This show was a wonderful tribute to a beautiful person.The show was excellent! Engulfed you like Janis was alive!!! A new take on her story, focusing on her influences and musical path....More

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank ReneeMarie58
Reviewed 4 February 2014

We were at a Saturday night performance only to discover that the lead was being replaced by the understudy 2 minutes before curtain. Allison Blackwell was very good, but I bought tickets to see Mary Bridget Davies. She is a much more accomplished singer and...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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