In 2017 Blues is a Woman show creator Pamela Rose brought the theatrical version of BIAW to SF Bay Area audiences. The show received rave accolades from audience members and critics alike!
Now in 2019 Pamela is bringing a new version of the show to the Auburn State Theatre, BLUES IS A WOMAN – In Concert. Written by San Francisco musician Pamela Rose who was honored early this year with a Lifetime Achievement Award by BAJABA (Bay Area Jazz and Blues Artists), in recognition of this work. In addition,
Rose was just booked to appear with renowned jazz guitarist Terrence Brewer at the Monterey Jazz Festival in September 2019!
Audience members will have the unique opportunity to see Blues is a Woman in a pared down impactful concert version! The concert features Rose and her ensemble – featuring saxophonist Kristen Strom, pianist Jennifer Jolly, guitarist Pat Wilder, bassist Ruth Davies and drummer Daria Johnson who sing and perform musical gems, spanning the decades from Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Etta James, Janis Joplin and Bonnie Raitt.
$28 Advance, $30 Day of Show,
Auburn State Theatre,
985 Lincoln Way,
Box Office: www.livefromauburn.com