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From Broadway to Windsor: A Night With Janis Joplin on November 4

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For immediate release: August 23, 2017

Windsor, ON – Caesars Windsor is thrilled to welcome the critically acclaimed Broadway hit musical A Night With Janis Joplin to The Colosseum stage Saturday, November 4 at 9 pm.

Like a comet that burned too brightly to last, Janis Joplin exploded onto the music scene in 1967 and, almost overnight, became the queen of rock & roll.  Her unmistakable voice was filled with raw emotion and tinged with Southern Comfort.  It was a voice that made her a must-see headliner from Monterey to Woodstock.  With a stable of unforgettable songs such as “Me and Bobby McGee,” “Piece of My Heart,” “Mercedes Benz,” Cry Baby” and “Summertime,” Joplin performed the music that defined a generation.

Fueled by these amazing songs, A Night With Janis Joplin is a sensational show featuring a musical journey celebrating Joplin and her biggest musical influences like Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Odetta, Nina Simone and Bessie Smith.  These are the women who inspired one of rock & roll’s greatest legends. The New York Times raved that this musical “rocks the house” and Daily Variety called the show “electrifying.”

Created, written and directed by Randy Johnson, A Night With Janis Joplin is a musical that’s staged like a rock concert that you never want to end, and The Colosseum is proud to bring this unforgettable production to Caesars Windsor.

Don’t miss out on seeing A Night with Janis Joplin live! Tickets start at $20 Canadian and will go on sale at noon on Friday, September 1, 2017.

Ticket purchases can be made through caesarswindsor.com, ticketmaster.ca or at the Box Office located in the main casino building on the second floor, open Friday, Saturday, Sunday from noon to 8 pm and on additional show days. Show days open until midnight.

Beat the Box Office! Total Rewards® members receive exclusive ticket presale benefits! Show your Total Rewards® card and photo ID at the Box Office at noon on August 27 and be the FIRST to buy tickets before the public for A Night with Janis Joplin! To learn more, visit the Total Rewards® Centre for all the details.

Upcoming shows: Gene Simmons & His Band (Aug 25), Penn & Teller (Sept 8), Il Divo (Sept 9), Alabama (Sept 16), Million Dollar Quartet (Sept 29 and 30), deadmau5 (Oct 6), Steely Dan (Oct 20), George Lopez (Oct 21), Dallas Smith wsg Lauren Alaina (Oct 26), Theresa Caputo (Nov 3), Styx (Nov 12) and Evanescence (Dec 9).

About Caesars Windsor Caesars Windsor is the largest casino resort in Canada and the first of its kind outside of the U.S. to be branded with this legendary, world-renowned name. Proud recipient of the 2017 Forbes Best Employer Award; the CAA/AAA Four Diamond hotel award for 17 consecutive years, Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence (COE) for five consecutive years and Hall of Fame member; and is 4-Green Key certified from the world recognized Green Key Eco-Rating program for its outstanding environmental efforts. Winner of the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence for eight consecutive years for its gourmet steakhouse, Neros. Voted “Best Hotel” for 16 consecutive years by Casino Player Magazine. Since 2011, the Colosseum has been ranked in the Top 25 in Canada for Theatre Venues in Canada by Pollstar®.

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Media Contacts: Jhoan Baluyot, Manager of PR and Communications, Caesars Windsor

1.800.991.7777 ext. 22896

baluyot@caesarswindsor.com        

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