A Broadway Show Revisits the Music of Janis Joplin

"A Night With Janis Joplin" brings the music to today's Broadway audiences.
3:00 | 12/19/13

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Plus singer unlike any other Janis Joplin spent brief top -- like just a few years broader impact on music. Last generations. And now comes a new Broadway Show called a night with Janis Joplin. And that brings that amazing voice back to life once again we get more from ABC producer Suzanne -- She was -- one woman musical earthquake. Few singers male or female go after jets dolphins. The break open and -- with such power such presence. -- -- a voice that married sold sensitivity. And with just a few short years on the world stage first it was a -- and talent that was frozen in time. But under the -- for the last -- theater. Janice is life is laid back. Who select the person helps define who she was. They. So attractive -- I think was that. You wanted to be close to that that honesty and that raw energy and that letter that she ran but senator also kind of way she burned out so fast. You can't really -- not inherently bottled lightning. Hariri rejected as Ohio native and powerhouse performer brings to -- Genesis. Presidents -- officially been vocal in its -- role she says she's been preparing for her entire life. I remember as a senior citizens and I really wanted to give me that I was really thinking about how you feel like. That blues and doesn't allow maximum -- you -- But a -- with Janice is more than just a concert what -- show reveals. Unlike so many -- suggestions tragic life. -- -- -- We tell the story of how she became that crazy awesome blues rock singer the first one. That I mean she created that John -- an especially for women such as TrailBlazer for us it was because of Bessie Smith and added teams in the -- and everything. For -- -- -- with Janice business trip back in time to the sixties. His show was a map of the music it's a journey and a tribute to the -- -- -- For women to -- -- And there's a message from this music. It is one of Mary -- -- students in her years of preparation now understands. -- political. All of you know be able to do everything that I have to do another show to do another album do another -- and -- again I can't. Get a life -- The fifth. This would be the first time that a lot of people especially in my generation are gonna get to know exposed him. Exposed to her but get to know the story behind her because so many people just think all the 27 year old -- in town and died and -- -- -- she had some great -- but this is. A lot more in depth in that. Justin uncanny how much she sounds like her and by the way she looks -- breakaway. She has not that in reality -- data but in the -- -- recaptured it and noticed tonight Janis plays the licensing. Open ended up right now so it'll go for long time I think that something worth saying.

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